Siberian Huskies are hands down, one of the most cutest and adorable breeds of dogs. They are furry, friendly, and an ideal companion for a family. They are known to be a premium dog breed in India. But how much does a Siberian Husky Puppy cost in India?
The price of a Siberian Husky puppy highly depends on the breeder and the region you are getting it from. On average, a Siberian Husky Puppy in India will cost around ₹30,000 to ₹50,000.
This is of course just the initial cost, in this article we will look into the cost of Siberian husky in different cities of India, and the monthly expense of raising it. So let’s get going.
General Overview of Siberian Husky
Huskies are blessed with blue eyes. It is quite common for a Siberian husky to have a set of dreamy sky blue eyes.
They have a thick and super soft fur. Patting a husky feels like you are touching a soft pillow.
Siberian Huskies are friendly and loves to get cuddled by humans. They socialize with other people as well as other dogs quite easily. They are great with family and kids.
They are independent in nature. They like to wander and explore, so you might want to keep them on a leash when you are out for a walk.
Unlike other breeds, they don’t bark much. They express their feeling by howling and their howling is just the cutest thing in the world.
They are very playful and loves to exercise and do physical activities like running.
Cost of a Siberian Husky in different cities of India
It is very necessary to get a Siberian Husky from a trusted and knowledgable breeder only. Avoid buying puppies for cheap from pet shops and puppy mills. They are bred there is a horrible condition and are prone to many health complications.
To make things easy for you, I called around 150 dog breeders from various cities in India and asked their price of a Siberian Husky. Here is a list price from various cities:
Cost of Siberian Husky in Mumbai: You can get a Healthy and good quality Siberian Husky in Mumbai for around ₹40,000 from a breeder. You might be able to get one for around ₹25,000 if you buy it from a puppy-mill.
Cost of Siberian Husky in Delhi: In Delhi, you can get a good quality Siberian Husky for ₹35,000 to ₹45,000 depending on the area you buy it from.
Cost of Siberian Husky in Bangalore: A champions and purebred Siberian husky will cost around ₹45,000 in Bangalore. However, if you buy it from a professional breeder, the cost may even go up to ₹60,000.
Cost of Siberian Husky in Hyderabad: Local pet stores and breeders in Hyderabad charge around ₹30,000 for a healthy Siberian Husky puppy.
Cost of Siberian Husky in Ahmedabad: In Ahmedabad, you can get a Siberian Husky from breeders for around ₹45,000 to ₹50,000. You may be able to get one for cheaper if you buy it from a puppy mill.
Cost of Siberian Husky puppy in Chennai: Most breeders and pet stores will tell you that a champions breed Siberian Husky costs around ₹60,000. But they are open to negotiation and could except an offer of ₹45,000.
Cost of a Siberian Husky puppy in Kolkata: On average, a Siberian Husky in Kolkata costs ₹50,000 if you buy it from a breeder and around ₹40,000-₹45,000 if you buy it from local pet stores.
Cost of a Siberian Husky puppy in Pune: There are quite a few breeders in Pune that claim that they will provide a supreme quality Siberian Husky for around ₹55,000 and a normal quality husky for ₹40,000.
In other cities of India:
|City||Average Cost of a Beagle Puppy|
|Surat||₹30,000 – ₹40,000|
|Jaipur||₹40,000 – ₹50,000|
|Visakhapatnam||₹45,000 – ₹60,000|
|Kanpur||₹30,000 – ₹50,000|
|Nagpur||₹40,000 – ₹45,000|
|Lucknow||₹35,000 – ₹50,000|
|Thane||₹45,000 – ₹50,000|
However, the price may do drastically high if you decide to get a Wolly Coat Siberian Husky. It can go as high as ₹75,000 to even ₹100,000.
How to Find a Breeder of Siberian Husky
You can simply call Just Dial and ask them to send numbers of all the pet stores and breeders in your location.
- Then give every one of them a call and ask for the cost of a Siberian Husky. Make a list and write down the breeder’s number and name and the cost at which they are providing the pup.
- Then check every breeder’s rating on Google. Go through the review and see what other people are saying about the breeder.
- Shortlist 2-3 best breeders, give them a call again and ask for more details regarding the husky puppy. Ask them whether or not they provide registration and cover vaccination cost.
- If possible go pay a visit to 2-3 breeders and see the husky puppies that they have. See how healthy and hygienic they look.
- Based on everything select the one which you find appropriate.
- Don’t forget to negotiate the price. These breeders and pet stores are very open to negotiating and can possibly lower down ₹5,000 to ₹6000.
Monthly Expense a Siberian Husky in India
Buying a puppy is just the initial cost. Before you make a decision to get a Siberian Husky, it is necessary to understand its monthly expenses.
Cost of Feeding a Siberian Husky
The cost of feeding highly depends on what kind of food you choose. There are premium-quality dog food with real meat as their main ingredient which costs a little more than most commercial brands. Whereas, low-quality food is available at a cheaper price but the primary ingredient in it will be corn.
On average, it will cost around ₹2,500 per month to feed a Siberian Husky. However, if you decide to go with premium-quality dog food, the cost can go up to ₹4,000 per month.
We highly discourage using low-quality cheap food. Huskies are beautiful animals and they need a proper diet to stay healthy.
Cost of Grooming
Siberian Huskies have a beautiful coat and to maintain it, regular grooming is essential. Grooming also includes cutting its nails. cleaning ears, brushing its coat and brushing its teeth.
A grooming session of a Siberian Husky from a professional groomer in India will cost around ₹3,000 to ₹4,000. However, if you decide to buy all the necessary grooming equipment and do it at home, it will cost you far less. If you buy yearly grooming supplies then it will cost you less than ₹500 per month.
Cost of Vet and vaccinations
The first-year cost of all the vaccination and vet fees of a Siberian Husky in India will be around ₹10,000 to ₹15,000. Later on, regular checkups and yearly vaccines will cost hardly ₹5,000 per year. You can add another ₹1,000 for essential supplements and medicines.
Cost of Neutering/spaying
If you have no intention to further breed your Siberian Husky, then it is recommended to neuter/spay your dog. The cost of this surgery highly depends on the place and the region. But on average it costs around ₹10,000.
The aftercare and other medicines for recovery will cost an additional ₹1,500.
Cost of Toys and treats
You, of course, cannot entertain your dog all the time. Therefore it will be necessary to provide some toys to play with. Huskies love to play with the toys. You will have to purchase new toys on a regular basis as your pooch will either destroy them or get bored with them. Good quality toys will cost around ₹2,000 every year.
You will need treats to train you Husky. Treats are a good way to motivate certain behavior of a pooch. Treats will cost around ₹1,000 per month. But you can use some healthy home-based foods as treats too.
Cost of Keeping Husky in a Cold Environment
Siberian Huskies were bred to survive cold. They have a thick and long coat to provide cold resistance. They are perfect dogs for you if you live in the mountains or someplace where their weather is cold all year around. Huskies cannot stand the heat. If you are from cities like Mumbai and Pune where the climate is humid and hot, then you will need to keep your Siberian Husky in an air-conditioned room.
While it may be too expensive to keep the AC on 24×7, you can build a small enclosure cage with attached small portable A.C. Even if you keep that on for the whole day and night, it will cost just around ₹1,500 to ₹2,000 a month.
Why you should get a Siberian Husky?
Yes, the cost and the expense may seem a lot, but if you ask me, it’s totally worth it. Huskies are wonderful and calm beings. They are a perfect companion. They will bring happiness in your life for sure.