8 Dog Breeds That Love the Snow

Originating in northern Asia, the Siberian Husky has a thick coat and lots of energy, making them well suited for snowy climates.

1. Siberian Husky

This ancient Scandinavian breed is intelligent and high-energy, ideal for active individuals.

2. Norwegian Elkhound

Hailing from the Swiss Alps, the St. Bernard was originally used to locate travelers during snow storms.

3. St. Bernard

Originating in Canada, Newfoundland dogs were working dogs that pulled nets for fishermen in icy waters.

4. Newfoundland

The Old English Sheepdog with its long, thick coat originated in England where

5. Old English Sheepdog

The Alaskan Malamute is the oldest and largest of the Arctic sled dogs.

6. Alaskan Malamute

Intelligent and agile, Bernese Mountain Dogs were used to pull carts and drive cattle in mountainous areas.

7. Bernese Mountain Dog

Hailing from Siberia, Samoyeds were originally used for herding reindeer and pulling sleds.

8. Samoyed