These guides are intended for breed information and identification.Alaskan Malamutes have a wide range of individual colors, markings, coats, and body types within the breed. Each dog is different and all possible combinations can not be shown here. Descriptions and illustrations follow the approved breed standard unless otherwise noted as "common" or "pet quality" deviations...
Official color & marking code approved by the AMCA.
Illustrated Guidebooks of Alaskan MalamutesCoat Color Guide - Basic coat colors and color examples.Breed Comparison Guides
Coat Markings Guide - Examples of coat and facial markings.
Eye Color Guide - Examples of Alaskan Malamute eye colors.
Body Type Guide - Structural body builds, types and styles.
Dog Terminology Guide - Basic terms used to describe dog structure and appearance.
(under construction)Mal vs Sibe - Alaskan Malamute / Siberian Husky "side by side".
Standard vs Pet - common "pet" deviations & Mal standard.
Siberian Husky colors - Photo site with color descriptions.