28 July 2010

Alaskan Sled Dog Has Own Genetic 'Signature'

Study finds it has endurance of Huskies and Malamutes, with work ethic of an Australian Shepherd

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"The Alaskan sled dog comprises several different lineages, optimized for different racing styles -- long or short distance," study co-author Heather Huson, of the U.S. National Institutes of Health, said in a journal news release.


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