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Can I get 50 Morkies to pull my sled in the Iditarod?

by Sleddoggin Staff April 15, 2012

Question by : Can I get 50 Morkies to pull my sled in the Iditarod? I have 50 plus Morkie dogs here, and I am a heavy fellow. It has always been my dream to race in the Iditarod! Best answer: Answer by Selena WolfI’m gonna be honest, if you are the slightest bit heavy [...]

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Q&A: What size of sled would a very sturdy sled dog be able to pull?

by Sleddoggin Staff April 10, 2012

by Carol Browne Question by Maria K: What size of sled would a very sturdy sled dog be able to pull? I only have one very sturdy dog, not one of the racing sort of dogs and I’d like to run her and I know in the junior competitions just one dog can pull a [...]

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How to Train Your Dog : How to Use a Pull Harness on a Dog You’re Training

by Sleddoggin Staff March 8, 2012

Information and tips on how to use a pull harness to train your dog to not pull or resist arediscussed in this free video. Expert: Melanie McLeroy Contact: www.taurusdogtraining.com Bio: Melanie McLeroy co-owns the award winning Taurus Training dog training facility in Austin, Texas. She is also certified in animal CPR and first aid. Filmmaker: [...]

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How much should one sled dog pull?

by Sleddoggin Staff March 29, 2011

Question by : How much should one sled dog pull? I’m starting to train my male Siberian Husky to pull a sled, been working on basic commands for now. Next I will be hooking him up to some weight to further the training. However I’ve been researching and can’t seem to find how much weight [...]

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How much weight could a sled dog pull and for how long?

by Sleddoggin Staff March 3, 2011

Question by : How much weight could a sled dog pull and for how long? In this case I am wondering about a Greenland Dog or one of the similar sled dog breeds, fully grown. For an endurance sled pull of say 2 weeks how much weight could each dog pull for a 6-8 hour [...]

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