Huskies are a kind of dog that usually used for sled dogs. Huskies are loyal, protective, and have thick fur to protect them for severe weather. Huskies are usually in the northern part of the world. Huskies are also used in a sport “sled dog racing”. There are 4 sub species of huskies the Siberian Husky, Sakhalin Husky, Alaskan Husky, and Mackenzie River Husky.