During our three day mushing intensive course we will address topics such as:
Basic command teaching (gee, haw, on by, gee over / haw over, line out, etc.)
Building a team
Integrating a new dog in team
Proper equipment, harness types / fits
Feeding and Nutrition of sled dogs
Health care, handling of dogs, etiquette
Common problems (passing, etc.)
Together we will work on 101 basis with each participant and his/her dog(s), address specific issues, needs and questions.
We will work as a group as well as individually with each one of you.
Discussion, usefull tips and a lecture on various topics from the field of mushing, nutrition and health is included and will take place during evenings of the training weekend.