Huskies can be gentle and soft dogs. They are also one of the most energetic dogs for running long distances, which makes them a good choice for playing with young children, who have energy to spare.
This breed has been serving people for centuries with excellent results. Huskies are also known to go above and beyond the call of duty, even to the extent of rescuing an entire village: A settlement far removed from large areas of civilization, located in the far north, when a life-threatening disease broke out. Nobody other than this intrepid group of huskies, managed to bring the antidote from a distant settlement, thus essentially saving everybody in the afflicted village.
Check it out in this video how these huskies show genuine empathy and gently play with the girl in the pool: