saturday, 23 september 2017
 
 
07/14/2017 - Menta Liboa Winner 2017 !!! (Portugal)
 
05/27/2017 - Menta BEST OF BREED in Madrid !!!
 
05/06/2017 -Club Show CIRN Ercolano!!!
 
05/06/2017 - International dog show of Ercolano !!!
 
01/14/2017 - Menta Porto Winner 2017 !!!
 
11/12/2016 - Menta Double BEST IN SHOW !!!
 
10/30/2016 - Esposizione Internazionale di Galicia (Spagna) !!!
 
10/23/2016 - Drogon in Specialty Show !!!
 
10/09/2016 - ''Menta'' Spanish Champion !!!
 
09/11/2016 -Caltanissetta International dog show!!!
 
07/28-29-30-31/2016 - Chico, Maya, Drogon new Croatian Champion !!!
 
07/15/2016 - ''Menta'' Reserve Best in Show in Lisboa !!!
 
05/29/2016 - International dog show of Rende !!!
 
05/28/2016 - International dog show of Vibo Valentia !!!
 
05/21/2016 - ''Menta'' Best bitche and BOS in Madrid !!!
 
05/08/2016 - ''Sawyer'' 3 PUPPY BEST IN SHOW !!!
 
04/04/2016 - Catania, International dog Show !!!
 
03/27/2016 - Rimini, International dog show !!!
 
16-17/01/2016 - Menta Slovenian Champion !!!
 
12/06/2015 - Ragusa Int dog show, Chico Italian Champion !!!
 
12/05/2015 - Cefalù National dog show, ''Menta'' Reserve Best in Show !!!
 
12/05/2015 - Roy San Marino Champion !!!
 
11/21/2015 - Monographic northern breeds (Spain) !!!
 
10/25/2015 - Messina International dog show !!!
 
10/24/2015 - Reggio Calabria International dog show !!!
 
10/18/2015 - ''Diva'' Spanish Champion !!!
 
10/3-4/2015 - Lipica (Slovenia) Double International dog show !!!
 
09/26-27/2015 - Double dog show of Siracusa and Catania!!!
 
06/20-21/2015 - Rende, Alaskan Malamute Specialty !!!
 
06/13/2015 - ''Menta'' Vice World Winner 2015 !!!
 
05/03/2015 - ''Menta'' Italian Champion !!!
 
04/25/2015 - Yuma Montenegro Champion !!!
 
03/21-22/2015 - Double dog show of Crotone and Catanzaro !!!
 
03/22/2015 - ''Shanty'' Club Champion 2014 !!!
 
12/07/2014 -Monographic CIRN 2014 !!!
 
11/8-9/2014 - Double CACIB Sempeter-Vrtojba (Slovenia) !!!
 
10/19/2014 - Alaskan Malamute Specialty, Messina !!!
 
20/09/2014 - Eto'ò Best in Show !!!
 
14/09/2014 - Nayati Campione Olandese !!!
 
09/04-05/2014 - Eto'ò Gran Champion !!!
 
08/05/2014 - Eto'o Canadian Champion !!!
 
07/24-25-26-27/2014 - 4 Summer Night Shows Split (Croatia) !!!
 
06/20-21-22/2014 - ''Yuma'' Greece Champion !!!
 
06/08/2014 - ''Itty'' NEW YOUNG RUSSIA CHAMPION !!!
 
06/08/2014 - ''Chico'' NEW YOUNG ITALIAN CHAMPION !!!
 
06/08/2014 - Palermo, International Dog Show !!!
 
05/25/2014 - International dog show of Rende, ''Alaskan Malamute Specialty'' !!!
 
01/25-26/2014 - ''Artax'' Malta Champion!!!
 
01/18-19/2014 - ''Burt'' Slovenian Champion !!!
 
12/08/2013 - ''Sophia'' BEST IN SHOW !!!
 
08/12/2013 - ''Yuma'' Giovane Campionessa Italiana !!!
 
11/30-12/01/2013 - Malta International Dog Show !!!
 
11/29/2013 - Sophia in Regional Specialty !!!
 
10/28/2013 - Starring-Maat in Specialty Show !!!
 
10/12/2013 - Roy in Specialty Show !!!
 
07/25-26-27-28/2013 - 4 Summer night Show Split (Croatia) !!!
 
07/02/2013 - Miss Sophia again puppy BEST IN SHOW !!!
 
06/21-22-23/2013 - Eto'o Greece Champion !!!
 
06/023/2013 - ''Sophia'' Canadian Champion !!!
 
06/09/2013 - ''Burt''...BEST IN SHOW !!!
 
06/02/2013 - Pata Negra 3 Best in show Puppy - (Mexico)
 
05/18-19/2013 - Sophia News in Ontario (Canada) !!!
 
04-05/05/2013 - ''Kenai '' Giovane Campione Italiano !!!
 
04/28/2013 - ''Nayati'' Young Netherland Champion !!!
 
04/14/2013 - Eto'o and Alessio BIS Junior handler !!!
 
03/31/2013 - Buona Pasqua / Happy Easter !!!
 
03/09/2013 - Scarborough Dog Show - Ontario (Canada) !!!
 
03/03/2013 - Martini Dog Show !!! (Groningen)
 
01/12-13/2013 - Double Cacib in Ljubljana (Slovenia) !!!
 
25/11/2012 - Winner dog show - (Amsterdam - Holland )
 
10/28/2012 - Alaskan Malamute Specialty - Messina 2012 !!!
 
09/30/2012 - National dog Show of Siracusa !!!
 
09/09/2012 - New Portugal Champion !!!
 
08/01/2012 - Joy Russia Champion !!!
 
07/07/2012 - Lisboa Winner (Portugal)
 
05/13/2012 - ''Burt'' New Young Italian Champion !!!
 
03/25/2012 - International dog show of MODENA(Alaskan Malamute Specialty)!!!
 
03/18/2012 - International dog show of Ragusa !!!
 
01/15/2012 - Northen Breeds Specialty CIRN -Milano-!!!
 
12/18/2011 - CLUB SHOW SPECIALTY CIRN 2011 !!!
 
10/29/2011 - Northern Breed Specialty !!!
 
Dog Trekking sull'Etna 2011 !!!
 
04/09/2011 - Esposizione nazionale di Frosinone !!!
 
07/30/2011 - National Dog Show of Regalbuto !!!
 
07/09/2011 - World dog Show 2011 - (PARIS - FRANCE) !!!
 
06/11-12/2011 - ''Neo'' Again ''Best in Show'' Young to Pisa !!!
 
06/03/2011 - ''NEO'' BEST IN SHOW JUNIORES !!!
 
05/14-15/2011 - Internationals dog show of Catanzaro and Rende !!!
 
05/01/2011 - National dog Show of Frosinone !!!
 
04/10/2011 - National dog show of Catania !!!
 
03/27/2011 - Ricky Riserve Best in Show Juniores !!!
 
03/26/2011 - International dog show of Eboli !!!
 
03/13/2011 - Ragusa International dog show !!!
 
03/06/2011 - Eto'o Portuguese Champion!!!
 
Cuccioli !!!
 
12/12/2010 - Northen breeds specialty show (Cervia) !!!
 
11/13-14/2010 - ''Kim'' BEST IN SHOW in China !!!
 
10/16/2010 - Pups- !!!
 
10/02/2010 - EUROPEAN DOG SHOW (Slovenia) !!!
 
09/19/2010 - Thor Riserve ''Best in Show'' !!!
 
09/05/2010 - Northen Breeds Specialty show of Frosinone !!!
 
07/10-11/2010 - Lisboa Winner (Portugal)
 
06/20/2010 - National of Lamego (PORTUGAL) !!!!
 
05/25/2010 - Good Bye my little Mason !!!
 
05/16/2010 - Thor BEST IN SHOW in Ragusa !!!
 
05/02/2010 - International dog show of SAN MARINO in Orvieto !!!
 
04/11/2010 - National dog show of Marsala !!!
 
02/13-14/2010 - International dog show of Arezzo!!!
 
02/05-06-07/2010 - Malamute Day 2010 !!!
 
10/24/2009 - International dog show of Reggio Calabria and Northen breeds Specialty !!!
 
10/08/2009 - World Dog Show 2009 Bratislava (Slovakia) !!!
 
09/13/2009 - NATIONAL DOG SHOW OF SIRACUSA !!!
 
Next litter !!!
 
06/07/2009 - National dog show of Caltanissetta !!!
 
05/23/2009 - San Marino International dog Show!!!
 
05/16/2009 - International dog show of Roma!!!
 
05/09-10/2009 - National - International - Northen Breeds Specialty !!!
 
05/2-3/2009 Salento dog meeting !!!
 
New pictures of puppies at 34 days!!!
 
02/21-22/2009 - Gunnar China Champion!!!
 
Puppies!!!
 
Ranking Pedigree - January 2009 - Colombia!!!
 
01/17-18/2009 - International dog show of Ljubljana and Tromostovje (SLOVENIA)
 
11/28-29/2008 - The Third CKU all breed national show CACIB - Beijing !!!
 
11/23/2008 - International dog show of Palermo !!!
 
11/15-16/2008 - Eurodogshow Kortrijk - Belgium !!!
 
10/25/2008 - International dog show of Reggio Calabria !!!
 
10/04/2008 - European dog show 2008 - Budapest !!!
 
07/07/2008 - Pups !!!
 
06/14/2008 - National dog show of Catanzaro!
 
05/04/2008 -Paky- Europasieger 2008 !!!
 
03/30/2008 - Daymi - Finnish and Russian Champion !!!
 
03/30/2008 - Paky - ''Luxemburg Champion''
 
03/7-8-9/2007 - ''Goetia'' Reserve Best in Show in Colombia!
 
03/17/2008 - Paky - ''Italian Champion'' !!!
 
16-17/02/2008 - Eboli - Touch ''Specialty Show!''!!
 
10/02/2008 - International dog show of Bogotà (Colombia)!!!
 
01/19/2008 - JALY ''PORTO WINNER 2008''
 
12/6-7-8-9/2007 - Jaly Spanish Champion!!!
 
9/12/2007 - Northen Breeds Specialty - CIRN- 2007
 
12/1-2/2007 - Paky: American Champion!
 
11/17-18/2007 - Thor "Italian Champion" !!!!
 
10/21-22/2007 - Paky, best of winners in Springfield (Illinois)
 
10/18/2007 - National Specialty (USA)
 
10/13-14/2007 - Bastia International Show
 
10/13-14/2007 - Back to Back National Show of St Petersburg (Russia)
 
10/06/2007 - International Dog Show Beja (Portugal)
 
22-23/09/2007 - Sheboygan (Wisconsin - USA)
 
09/22-23/2007 - Thor San Marino Champion
 
09/09/2007 - Kenosha KC (Wisconsis-Usa)
 
09/09/2007 - Porvoo (Finlandia)
 
07/21/2007 - Weston (Wausau) Wisconsis
 
07/08/2007 - Lisboa (Portugal) International Dog Show
 
07/07-08/2007 - Amboy and Dekalb (Illinois)
 
06/24/2007 - San Marino International Dog Show
 
06/23/2007 - Orvieto International Dog Show
 
06/17/2007 - Rende International Dog Show
 
05/03/2007 - Zagabria (Croazia) - European Winner Dog Show 2007
 
05/12-13/2007 - "THOR" BEST IN SHOW !!!
 
05/03/2007 - Catania National Dog Show
 
05/02/2007 - Siracusa National Dog Show
 
04/21/2007 - TWO DAYS SHOW CAC AND CACIB OVIEDO (SPAIN)
 
04/14-15/2007 - TWO DAYS SHOW CAC AND CACIB MOITA (PORTUGAL)
 
03/30/2007 - HORUS REPRODUCER CHAMPION !!!
 
03/26/2007 - GERONA (SPAIN) INTERNATIONAL DOG SHOW
 
11/25-26/2006 - PAKY SWITZERLAND CHAMPION!!!
 
11/25-26/2006 - Jaly Malta Champion!!!!!!!
 
10/15/2006 - Artic Breeds Specialty
 
05/15/2006 - MESSINA INTERNATIONAL DOG SHOW
 
09/30/2006 - MARIBOR (SLOVENIA) INTERNATIONAL DOG SHOW
 
06/18/2006 - PARNU (ESTONIA) INTERNATIONAL DOG SHOW
 
06/17/2006 - RENDE (COSENZA) INTERNATIONAL DOG SHOW
 
06/10/2006 - FINLAND... EUROPEAN WINNER DOG SHOW 2006
 
02/01/2006 - DOG MAGAZINE !!!!!!
 
01/14/2006 - LJUBLJANA (SLOVENIA) INTERNATIONAL SHOW DOG
 
12/04/2005 - GEORDIE IS BACK HOME!!!
 
10/30/2005 - ENNA INTERNATIONAL DOG SHOW
 
10/23/2005 - LAUSANNE (CH) INTERNATIONAL DOG SHOW
 
10/01/2005 - BUNDESSIEGER 2005 TULLN (AUSTRIA)
 
09/17/2005 - LENDAVA (SLOVENIA) INTERNATIONAL DOG SHOW
 
09/10/2005 - Turin International Dog Show
 
09/04/2005 - FOSSANO NATIONAL DOG SHOW
 
08/21/2005 - ESTORIL (PORTUGAL) INTERNATIONAL DOG SHOW
 
07/30/2005 - BOMPENSIERE (CALTANISSETTA) REGIONAL SHOW
 
06/25/2005 - LISBONA (PORTUGAL) INTERNATIONAL DOG SHOW
 
05/30/2005 - PUPS....!!!
 
05/21/2005 - MADRID (SPAIN) INTERNATIONAL DOG SHOW
 
05/08/2005 - PALERMO INTERNATIONAL SHOW
 
05/01/2005 - SAN MARINO INTERNATIONAL SHOW
 
05/01/2005 - ALESSANDRIA NATIONAL SHOW
 
04/17/2005 - BARI INTERNATIONAL DOG SHOW
 
04/14/2005 - STARRING-MAAT ALEXANDER
 
04/04/2005 - MODICA NATIONAL SHOW
 
01/29/2005 - MILAN INTERNATIONAL DOG SHOW
 
01/23/2005 - AREZZO INTERNATIONAL DOG SHOW
 
01/22/2005 - AREZZO "NORDIC BREEDS SPECIALTY"
 
01/15-16/2005 - LJUBLJANA (SLOVENIA) INTERNATIONAL DOG SHOW
 
12/31/2004 - HAPPY 2005 TO EVERYBODY
 
12/18/2004 - ERBA INTERNATIONAL DOG SHOW
 
12/11/2004 - Foggia International Dog Show
 
12/05/2004 - GENOVA INTERNATIONAL SHOW "NORDIC BREEDS SPECIALTY"
 
11/27/2004 - VERONA INTERNATIONAL SHOW - JALY ITALIAN CH. AND PAKY...
 
11/07/2004 - IVREA NATIONAL SHOW (TURIN)
 
10-11/2004 - 1° SALENTO DOG MEETING - 3 x CAC - Taranto - Brindisi - Lecce
 
10/03/2004 - REGGIO CALABRIA INTERNATIONAL SHOW
 
09/25-26/2004 - MESSINA NORDIC BREEDS SPECIALTY and INTERNATIONAL SHOW
 
09/05/2004 - GARIVATE REGIONAL SHOW
 
05-06/2004 - Satisfactions in San Marino and Barcellona
 
05/01/2004 - MOON DAUGHTER'S NAHIMA ITALIAN CHAMPION
 
MAAT JALY HORA ITALIAN YOUNG CHAMPION
 
02/07/2004 - Maat Jaly Hora wins at the International Dog Show in Forlì
 
01/25/2004 - Arezzo International Dog Show
 
01/21/2004 - A new star has come to make light in the house MAAT
 
01/17/2004 - Milan Alaskan Malamute Specialty (CIAM)
 
12/08/2003 - Foggia Mostra Speciale Alaskan Malamute (CIAM)
 
11/16/2003 - Still more successes for our kennel
 
10/26/2003 - Messina Alaskan Malamute Specialty
 
10/11/2003 - Alanko De Kabluna is awarded the excellent judgment of 1° MP
 
09/12/2003 - We are pleased to announce the birth of three splendid pups
 
04/27/2003 - Sanremo International Show, Alaskan Malamute Specialty
 
04/10/2003 - Alanko De Kabluna has come in Italy
 
03/30/2003 - Messina National Show - 1° Exc - CAC - Nahima
 
 
 
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We wanted to make this small introduction for the work of our Alaskan Malamute in order to encourage people to have fun with their Malamute, without necessarily be bound to competition events that often bring stress to humans and dogs, but just to enjoy the life in the outdoors. I would like to thank my friend Patrizia Corte Metto of Paty’s Amarock’s Kennel for letting us use this simple manual and foremost for letting us discover the most beautiful side of our Malamutes.


In the picture Patrizia Corte Metto (Paty’s Amarock Kennel), Fabrizio Calì (Starring Maat Kennel) ad Anita Muspach (President of AMBC- Alaskan Malamute Club of  Belgium) during the World Sleddog Championship in Auronzo di Cadore.

The Malamute is defined as the snow locomotive. Work ethic, stamina and intelligence combined with its beauty make up for an all round dog. In this small writing I’ll be describing in short some insights for having fun while working with our Malamute.

Walks, hiking, bicycle, these are activities we can do with our Malamute that will be beneficial for us and for him.

Tools
The dog  will be wearing a sleddog harness which will allow him to spread the effort harmoniously all over his body, avoiding muscle and joints traumas.
On top of the harness we’ll leave a collar on, which will become handy in several situations (stops at mountain shelters, steep climbings, going through crowd). We’ll be wearing a dog trekking belt, tight to our waist. The belt will be worn high on our  back, this way we won’t risk traumas when the dog suddenly pulls strong. We’ll be tethered to him by a line hooked to the harness and the belt by two snap hooks (these tools are not expensive and can be easily purchased from sleddog tools stores).

A Small Advice
As far as we are concerned, it’s suggestable that we wear clothes that can suit the type of activity we’ll be doing: you may find it stupid for me to tell you this, but let’s try and avoid hiking on mountains with flip flops on. We’ll be bringing water and a bowl, a change of clothes for ourselves if we forsee of being out on our excursion for a prolonged period of time.

The importance of working
Working with our Malamute leads him to mature not only physically, but he’ll also develop a great feeling with us. This way we’ll both learn to know, respect and cooperate with each other better.
You’ll find out how many great resources your dog has, and his intelligence will make him the leader on your hiking or bike excursions.

At what age to start and what method to use
The puppy is like a baby, his muscle and bone needs time to develop and we must respect that. We can start on leash walks when he’s about 3 months old. Around 5-6 months of age we can start to make him understand what is it that he’s wearing, the harness. We should be careful in making him associate the harness with hiking in the woods and bicycle excursions: HARNESS=FUN.

When working, our Malamute must be ahead of us, not heeling. We must teach him this habit in conjunction with the harness use. It’s not difficult to teach. As soon as we are ready to go let’s use the command “Go” (go or any other command word that suits you), let’s keep still till your malamute will be the first to move, and we will just follow him. If he stops to sniff or mark, let’s not reproach him, let’s give him all the time he needs and then let’s start allover as at the beginning. You’ll find out he’ll learn to lead very easily. Let’s try and limit  his efforts till he’s at least one year old, hiking and bike excursions should be at very easy pace.
Since the beginning these excursions will have to be a fun moment, WORK=JOY, let’s try and avoid reproaches for no reason. When working you’ll notice our friend’s ears will be alert, let’s praise him, he’ll love that and he will feel at ease on his leading role.

Let’s start teaching him to make turns: gee, hah, whoa, hike (or any other word command you may pick). This will be extremely useful on bike training. Remember the dog is leading, but he needs to know your command in order to please you. Twenty meters before the turn start giving him the command for the direction he’s got to go, and if you see he’s going the opposite direction say “No” till he goes where he’s supposed to, and then give him a lot of praise. This is the most important rule to follow, and shortly after you’ll find out he’ll slow down awaiting for your command.

You can use this method even with adult dogs with no working experience. Remeber, the intelligence of the Alaskan Malamute has no limit. Try and avoid screaming when working, Malamutes can hear very well, screaming will only cause distraction.

Be careful with temperatures: if it’s too hot leave him at home resting, the ideal temperature for working must not exceed 20° Celsius.

Psychological Pledge
During our exits our Malamute will send out important signal that we must be very aware of if we’re hiking or biking. He’s got a 360° vision, so we must be fully aware of any change in his body language. Let’s not forget Malamutes usually have a very strong prey drive and that they love cuddles (in case we run into other people on our path), therefore we must be extremely cautious, especially while biking

The End
Always remember working must be fun and joy, this must be the basic for the harmony between you and your friend. Simply “Enjoy!!"

 
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