Top 10 Dog Breeds Blacklisted by Insurance Companies

While most people consider domesticated dogs to be friendly and easygoing, the reality is that there are a number of dog breeds that have been blacklisted by a wide range of insurance companies. Certain breeds of dog are more dangerous than others and the type of breed that you choose could have an effect on your ability to obtain insurance for your home.

9Alaskan Malamute


The Alaskan Malamute has become more well known for being a family pet in recent years, but they were originally bred to be working dogs. While their strength and endurance makes for helpful assistance as a sled dog, those who wish to own an Alaskan Malamute for personal purposes will find that they are very strong willed. They love fighting and require constant behavioral maintenance.


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