Top Dog Breeds Perfect for Cold Weather

This energetic, resilient breed originated with Chukchi tribes in Siberia.

Siberian Husky

Akitas have a double coat well-suited for harsh, snowy conditions. Originally from Japan, they are independent


Alaskan Malamutes helped haul sleds across Arctic tundra. Their huge size, thick fur, and stamina equip them for extreme cold weather work.

Alaskan Malamute 

This smiling white dog breed was developed to herd reindeer and pull sleds in Siberia. 


Chow Chows have such dense coats they can comfortably sleep outside in freezing temperatures. 

Chow Chow

Hailing from the Swiss Alps, these gentle giants have tri-colored coats perfect for cold temps and snowy conditions at high altitudes. 

Bernese Mountain 

Majestic Great Pyrenees were bred to guard flocks in the Pyrenees mountains. 

Great Pyrenees

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