• 0

Alaskan Klee Kai

Origin United States
GroupCompanion Dogs
Reviews0
Rate
Compare Compare
Other Names
What other names does the Alaskan Klee Kai have? The breed also known as...
AKK, Klee Kai, Miniature Alaskan Husky, Mini Husky
Breed Type
What type of dog breed is it?
Purebred
Price
How much does the Alaskan Klee Kai puppy cost? What is the price range of this puppy? What is the average price of this dog in the United States? Is this puppy expensive? How much should I pay for it?
$1000-$1500
If you choose to purchase the Alaskan Klee Kai, you should know that the mentioned amount of money is an average of the collected data from breeders’ sites and puppy finder places. If you have a dog for sale, please advertise it on a reliable website to make sure the Alaskan Klee Kai gets to a happy place.

General Appearance

Size
What is the Alaskan Klee Kai's size? How big is this dog?
Medium
Weight
How much does the Alaskan Klee Kai weigh?
10-23 pounds (4.3-10 kg)
Avg. Weight
What is the average weight of this canine?
16.5 pounds (4.6.5 kg)
Height
How tall is the Alaskan Klee Kai?
13-17.5 inches (33-42 cm)
Avg. Height
What is the average height of this fido?
13-17.5 inches (37.5 cm)

Hair & Care

Coat
What type of coat does the Alaskan Klee Kai have? What does this canine coat look like?
Thick
Colors
What color is the Alaskan Klee Kai's coat? What color is a proper this fido coat?
WhiteRedGrayBlack
Grooming
How to groom the Alaskan Klee Kai and how often?
Easy to groom: The Alaskan Klee Kai doesn't require a lot of grooming. Seasonal flea treatment is needed, but cutting the dog's hair by a professional groomer isn't necessary. Ears and eyes should be cleaned regularly to avoid infections. Alaskan Klee Kai is a good choice if you don't have the time, skill or money to take care of a high maintenance dog. Recommended for beginners.
Shedding Level
How much do Alaskan Klee Kais shed? How to control, reduce and prevent this canine shedding?
Alaskan Klee Kais shed none to minimal. Having a puppy from this breed you don't have to be afraid of your couch or car covered by dog hair. Alaskan Klee Kais could be the best choice if you don't tolerate dog hair.

Characteristics

Temperament
What kind of personality does the Alaskan Klee Kai have?
ActiveCuriousLoyalTerritorialAgileIntelligentQuick
Intelligent Rank
How smart is the Alaskan Klee Kai?
Average: Alaskan Klee Kai's has average obedience intelligence. Patience is needed for teaching this breed to any tricks and commands though, but it's worth the effort. They understand and memorize new commands in 25-40 repetitions. This breed obeys for the first command 50% of the time or better.
Trainability
Are Alaskan Klee Kais easy to train? Do they go well on dog training?
Alaskan Klee Kais are easy to train. They find out the association between commands and actions quite quickly.
Playfulness
How playful dog breed is this dog?
The Alaskan Klee Kai is a highly playful breed. Excited barking and sometimes nipping will alert you to play.
Sensitivity Level
How sensitive is it?
They are a little bit more emotional than other dog breeds. They are receptive to their owner's emotions and make wonderful family companions. Soft punishment affects them emotionally. Alaskan Klee Kais don't tolerate irregular daily routine, noisy household and frequent guest visits really well.
Affection Level
How affectionate are they?
Alaskan Klee Kais are loving and affectionate dogs. This breed responds strongly to their handler's emotions because they bond closely. Their happiness is your happiness.
Social Needs
How much social interaction does need this dog?
Alaskan Klee Kais need a lot of social interaction. They desire to always be with someone or around people. This breed hates being left alone.
Barking
Do Alaskan Klee Kais bark a lot? Why does my dog bark?
Low to Average: The Alaskan Klee Kai rarely barks. This breed could be a good choice if you're looking for a quiet breed. They don't bark unless there is a good reason. Top reasons for barking: protection, alarm, fear, boredom, attention seeking, greeting, separation anxiety, compulsive barking.
Watchdog Ability
Are Alaskan Klee Kais good watchdogs?
Alaskan Klee Kais are one of the best watchdogs. Their main job is to observe and they're very consistent in their effort. The best vocal cords and sense of hearing belong to them. Usually, they're very territorial and protective about their property, so the Alaskan Klee Kais will alert you if they sense something different.
Territorial
Does this canine have an aggressive/protective behavior of their territory/property?
Alaskan Klee Kais are average defenders. Some dogs are very protective to their territory, while others easily let a stranger to trespass. This breed is not sure to defend his territory in every situation.
Biting Potential
How likely are you to get bite from this dog? Why do dog bites happen?
Low
The Alaskan Klee Kai has a low chance of biting somebody. Top reasons for dog bite: protection, pain, excitement, herding instinct, being provoked. (Data based on the available online bite statistics.)
Mouthiness
How much mouthing/nipping/play biting does the Alaskan Klee Kai do? How big is the mouthiness potential of this breed?
Alaskan Klee Kais have lower than average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people. It's a common habit during puppyhood, not an aggressive behavior. These "bites" don't hurt, but Alaskan Klee Kais need to be taught for a good attitude.
Impulse to Wander or Roam
How likely is the Alaskan Klee Kai to run away? This dog wanderlust potential:
Wanderlust potential of the Alaskan Klee Kai is strong enough to escape from home. They have a strong desire for exploring the world. Safer to walk them on leash unless you teach them how to get back to you on command.
Prey Drive
Do this canine have a strong prey drive?
Alaskan Klee Kais have a high impulse to chase and catch something. Cats or any other small animals are in danger. It's a natural instinct, doesn't necessarily mean that Alaskan Klee Kais are aggressive. Better to keep this breed on leash.
Apartment Friendly
Are Alaskan Klee Kais good apartment dogs? Can they live in a flat?
Alaskan Klee Kais are not the best choice for an apartment lifestyle, but they don't mind being inside if you walk them several times every day.
Adaptability
Are they adaptive and easy to handle?
Alaskan Klee Kais adapt well to lifestyle changes and different living environments. They don't mind moving from one place to another with their owner.

Good With

Stranger Friendly
Are they good with strangers? Are they friendly with strangers?
Alaskan Klee Kais are average friendly dogs towards strangers.
Child Friendly
Are Alaskan Klee Kais kid-friendly dogs? Are they good with young children?
Alaskan Klee Kais are kid-friendly dogs. This breed is a good choice if you have children.
Cat Friendly
How well do Alaskan Klee Kais get along with cats? Are they good with kittens? What is this fido temperament with cats?
Alaskan Klee Kais are average friendly dogs towards cats.
Dog Friendly
Are they dog-friendly with other dogs? How well do Alaskan Klee Kais get along with dogs? What is this canine temperament with dogs?
Alaskan Klee Kais are average friendly dogs towards other dogs.

Health Factors

Health Issues
Are they healthy breed? Do Alaskan Klee Kais have health problems?
Alaskan Klee Kais tend to have more and frequent health issues than other breeds. Regular vet check-ups are needed.
Life Expectancy
How long do Alaskan Klee Kais live? What is this dog average life span?
12-15 years
Hypoallergenic
Is the Alaskan Klee Kai breed hypoallergenic?
No
Alaskan Klee Kais don't do well with allergy sufferers by causing allergic reaction. Some of the dog breeds are even considered to higher the possibility of an allergic response. Coat type isn't necessarily relevant, because most people are allergic to dander (flakes on the dog's skin) or saliva, not actually to dog hair.
Energy Level
How much energy does the Alaskan Klee Kai have? How high is the energy level of this fido?
Alaskan Klee Kais have a higher energy level than other dog breeds. If you want a dog for snuggling on the couch, this breed isn't the perfect choice for you.
Exercise Need
How much exercise does this dog need? How much exercise do Alaskan Klee Kais require per day?
Alaskan Klee Kais have an average exercise need. This breed is satisfied with short walks every weekday and a long one on weekends.
Sleeping Need
How much sleep does this fido need?
Alaskan Klee Kais are quite energetic dogs and they don't spend to much time with sleeping. If you live an active life, this breed can be a good choice for you.
Avg. daily food consumption
How much food does the Alaskan Klee Kai need? How often should I feed my canine? What dog products should I buy?
Alaskan Klee Kais are high energy dogs that need a diet that will fuel them throughout the day.
Weight Gain Potential
How easy to gain weight for this dog? The risk for obesity:
Low to Average. The Alaskan Klee Kai has a low to the average risk for obesity. To make your dog happy and fit, feed him with quality dry dog food and live an active life together. Try to find the happy medium between exercise and feeding. If you notice any weight change, consult your veterinarian to make a meal plan, and measure the Alaskan Klee Kai's weight regularly.
Weather & Climate
Which weather condition is preferred by this dog? Can they tolerate cold and hot weather?
Prefers cold weather
The Alaskan Klee Kai can adapt well to harsh weather conditions, and also can be a good mountain dog.
Stinkiness
How stinky is this dog? Why does it smell bad and how to get rid of the smell?
Medium
The Alaskan Klee Kai has an average chance of bad smell. Top reasons for dog stinkiness: infection of bad tooth/ear/skin folds, gas attacks.
Drooling tendency
Do they drool? How much does it drool?
The Alaskan Klee Kai is a perfect example for low drooling tendency. If you dislike being covered by slobber spots on your clothes, the Alaskan Klee Kai could be a good choice for you. Drooling is the unintentional saliva flowing outside of the mouth. It can be completely normal or a sign of a health problem. Certain dog breeds drool less than others, just like the Alaskan Klee Kai. If you notice any change in your dog's drooling habit, you should contact a vet as soon as possible.

Reproducibility

Gestation Length
How long does this dog pregnancy last? How long does it take to have a few puppies?
60-64 days
Reproductive cycle of the female Alaskan Klee Kai: The first period called Proestrus lasts for about 9 days. During this time the females start to attract males. You can notice by swelling vulva and bloody discharge. The second part is the Estrus when the bitch is receptive for the male. It lasts for about 3 to 11 days. The sign of the proestrus part is the soft and enlarged vulva. The discharge decreases and lightens in color. The third part is the Diestrus. Normally, it occurs around day 14. In this period the bitch’s discharge changes for vivid red and coming to its end. The vulva returns to average, and she will no longer permit mating. The fourth part called the Anestrus. The time frame between heat periods normally lasts about six months.
How often can the Alaskan Klee Kai have a litter? Twice a year (maximum)
Litter Size
How many puppies can the Alaskan Klee Kai have? What is the average litter size of this fido?
1-3 puppies

Advantages

  • Grooming: Easy to groom: The Alaskan Klee Kai doesn't require a lot of grooming.
  • Shedding Level: Alaskan Klee Kais shed none to minimal.
  • Weight Gain Potential: Low to Average.
  • Drooling tendency: The Alaskan Klee Kai is a perfect example for low drooling tendency.
  • Barking: Low to Average: The Alaskan Klee Kai rarely barks.
  • Watchdog Ability: Alaskan Klee Kais are one of the best watchdogs.
  • Trainability: Alaskan Klee Kais are easy to train.
  • Mouthiness: Alaskan Klee Kais have lower than average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
  • Adaptability: Alaskan Klee Kais adapt well to lifestyle changes and different living environments.

Disadvantages

  • Hypoallergenic: Alaskan Klee Kais don't do well with allergy sufferers by causing allergic reaction.

Rate this dog

Reviews