Dogsledding/sleds-evolution

Cameron, Riley H, Gwen Pd:2&4 Date:3-9-15

What equipment is needed for dogsledding?

  • Bring health foods for the dogs
  • Bring gun to protect your dogs and you from wild animals
  • Bring cold weather sleeping bag to keep yourself warm
  • Get harnesses for dogs so they dont get away
  • Bring a sled and Siberian huskies
  • But dont bring to many heavy items

What are the rules?

  • Dogs have to sleep from 4-8 hours
  • Can't force dogs to run too fast
  • Play with dogs to energize them

what are some dangers of sledding?

  • you can get lost
  • you can get stranded in the middle of no where
  • extreme weathers
  • wild animals
  • Dogs can get sick
  • sled can break

Fun Facts

  • Winter Olympic sport
  • Practiced more than 100 countries
  • The fastest finished time was 8 days, 13 hours, 4 minutes, and 19 seconds
  • Racing has been criticized by animal protection organizations