What You Need To Know Before Buying a Samoyed Puppy

by Maya Dreww

Before buying a Samoyed puppy you need to know a few things. Having a pet is a great responsibility. You should be ready for it mentally, physically and financially. I’ll explain a few things that will help you in making up your mind all about this cute puppy.

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Samoyed Facts

Other names of Samoyed:

  • Smiley
  • Sammy
  • Bjelkier
  • Samoiedskaya sobaka
  • Nenetskaya laika

Country of origin: northwest Russia and western Siberia.

Weight: male: 45-65 lbs. (20 to 30 kg.) – females: 35 to 50 pounds. (16-23 kg.)

Height: male: 53-60 cm. (21 to 23.5 inches) – females: 48-53 cm. (19 to 21 inches)

How big are Samoyed dog?: Based on our research Samoyed will grow between 48 cm and 61 cm tall.

History: its name is derived from the Mongolian people living along the arctic sea in the northwestern region of Siberia. Although it was used to pull sleds during their long journeys, it was also used for hunting wolf, fox, and walrus. Currently he used as a pet because it can be easily adapted to the task of pet.

General characteristics: The Samoyed is a kind and gentle breed. They are very easy going, sweet and beautiful, this breed is friendly to almost all people. This breed will do no good as a watchdog. However, he is very intelligent.

Color: white, biscuit and creamy white.

Coat: The Samoyed has a long and thick double coat. The top coat should be harder than the undercoat, but still quite soft. The undercoat should be short, thick, and must have a wooly texture.

Temperament: This dog tends to bark quite and alerts you when someone approaches. Does not do well with smaller and more passive animals, but can be good with cats and other dogs. The Samoyed is very friendly and does well with children.

Care: for his long and rich coat requires quite careful in this regard, in the hot season may change hair so will require regular brushing to prevent tangles and accumulated dirt.

Training: it can be a stubborn race, but consistency and patience in training is maintained, can become volunteers, and simultaneously learn easily.

Activity: although it is sometimes better to keep it in cold areas, it can also withstand hot climates, to exercise it can take regular walks, and it is advisable to bring water to hydrate whenever you need it.

These are some important questions to ask before buying Samoyed puppies online:

1: Is the puppy “in stock” and / or it will be delivered to your home?
2: Are there more than two litters available
3: Is there health information (microchipped, dewormed and vaccinated) available?
4: Does the puppy clean (eyes, ears, nose and back)?
5: Is the puppy seven weeks or older when you inherits him?
6: Is the mother dog present?

Longevity: Based on our research, Samoyed live between 12 years to 16 years.

How much does Samoyed puppies’ price?

Samoyed puppies’ price depends on the place you buy them from. The price you pay should be worth the puppy you get in return. You have to choose a reputed breeder. Parents of your puppy should be registered with American kennel club or any other national kennel club. Check the registration papers carefully and keep a copy with you. Registration with American kennel club and other national clubs ensures that the parents of your puppy are pure breed. Many breeders sell Samoyed puppies online but most of them are interested in making money. There are no guarantees that you are getting a purebred Samoyed or a mix Samoyed. Usually such money making breeders who don’t care about the dogs are called backyard breeders. There are a few backyard breeders which can be trusted on the word of a friend or by experience.

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