How to Train Your Dog (And Musher) for The Iditarod
03/04/2014Back To Blog
Once a year, these diehard athletes come together and race their dogs along a course that spans over 1,100 miles. The Iditarod is widely known as one of the most difficult races in the world, but that’s not including the years of training the mushers and dogs go through just to qualify. We’ve laid out major aspects of the training experience both for the mushers and the dogs. If you see a musher with their dog team on your next trip to Alaska, be sure to strike up a conversation about the training. You’re sure to be impressed!
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