|Husky of the Month|
Congrats Nikita, Archer, and Cheyanne,
our November HOTM Winners!
Thanks to all for this month's entries!
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Our current rescue spotlight is:|
Delaware Valley Siberian Husky Rescue!
Join date : 2012-02-25
|Subject: Husky depressed? Sat Feb 25, 2012 1:10 am|| |
Hi, I'm new to the husky owner thing... We recently adopted an 8 yr old rescue named Star. He's a total sweetie, well behaved and no signs of abuse. He checked out healthy as can be at the vet with a minor ear infection we've since treated. The only issue is he sleeps all the time, if he's not eating or on a walk (about 4 a day), he just sleeps. Is this normal? I'm worried he might be depressed. Anyone else experience this with their husky?
Join date : 2011-12-22
Location : Fort Wayne, IN
|Subject: Re: Husky depressed? Sat Feb 25, 2012 1:26 am|| |
Well welcome to the forum family and Kudos for adopting an 8 y/o, I love the older dogs. Star seems to be alot like my Cali aka Miss Thang. If she isn't walking or eating, she is sleeping. I was reading my new "Huskies for Dummies" book that I got through North Star Husky Rescue and it says they can sleep up to 14 hours a day. How long are you walks in distance for all day? Cali gets about 4 min to 6 max miles each day and she sleeps/nap alot of the day. Another normal things is, A tired husky is a great husky. You want the dog to be tired, if you have one that is, you are giving the dog the exercise it wants. Now I could be wrong, but I think that is perfectly normal.
Where are you from state wise?
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