Sled Dogs: An Alaskan Epic
Interactive: Dogsledding 101

What type of dog makes the best sled dog? What commands does a musher use? What equipment is required to race? In Dogsledding 101, you can learn all this and more.

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  • david

    Best dogs for sledding – huskies. (arctic)
    Inuit cammands – totally diffren.
    Eqipments needed for race – Not sure never involve have dogs for diffren used.

  • jesse daniels

    this was the dumist thing i ever done in my life

  • Mrs. D

    I hope my sixth graders have visited this super site to learn about dog sledding gear!

  • randomm

    yo yo yo

  • H2O POLO

    WOW….no affence but it was a waste of my time :(

  • momo

    I am learning about sled dogs in school and we had to pick a musher and i picked Ramey Smith and he came in 9th place and dogs are so cute especialy baby huskys!

  • Kora

    i picked wade marrs ;) for the iditarod winner but he didnt win :(

  • Keith

    Yo Im a gamer! #1 in the Nation at this game. Oh yeah! Golly

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  • avni

    dog sledding is horrible! people are hurting the poor doggies!! think about it! dont they ever get tired?

  • AHH!

    i disagree avni. your a meanie. the dogs like it. so be quiet.

  • Anonymous

    I would hardly call this a game. This is for educational purposes only, and good for school curriculum.

  • Person123

    I used to think that the dogs were being tortured through this, but then I found out that they actually like it. (BTW I had to read this for a school project, that’s why I read it.)

  • cj

    i think that sledding is the best game in the world because you can see so much when you are sledding and you are arond dogs all the time

  • kila

    this inspired me sooo much this is wat i want to do later on in life!!!!!:)

  • bekah+bentley=forevabutneva

    hey ppl wat up??

  • the dude

    hey this page is asome

  • pablo

    wow this is really informational :-0

  • Lesley Swida

    hi!, thx for the information, this post was very great ! I just received a copy of a awesome Mastiff Book. Yep! I recommend it for anyone thinking of getting a mastiff !

  • Mrs. Mitchell

    Excellent for a beginning look at dog sledding. Although it is just a quick look, it is a way to spark interest in the subject in front of the class at the beginning of a unit on the Gold Rush or Call of the Wild. Thank you!

  • Mrs. Parker

    I think the info is good, but I am not sure how to play the game.

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  • Dalton Hansen

    This is a good way to learn about mushing


    I think balto is a great dog and i thank him for bringing the medicen for the sick children.I like him because hes a great,famouse,and super great dog and thank you again,Balto I thank you verry much.I would be happy if you werent dead,and you were alive.And i would hug you verr y much.

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  • bobbythe3rd

    what is this stuff me bored

  • dudebobguy

    no fun at all but i did learn some stuff

  • bob

    lame… waste of time its awfull
    oh mi gosh! its a click-n-read!

  • Hal turner

    Wasted 5 mins of my life

  • your conciense

    i wonder is this popular?
    nah in just kiddin’…!

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  • joanna

    joanna says dha dogs are adorable

  • jaylin

    jaylin says that the dogs are so cute ilove huskies !!!!!!!!!!!!<3

  • someyone

    i love nathan

  • christine

    This was a great tool for kids to click and read the tidbits of info! We love the dogsledding world!


    HI i am bob jerry bob i like dogs!!! LOL BYE

  • dean

    i like men and women

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  • poop

    i like poop

  • mushe

    i like waffles

  • hi

    F U

  • tacoman

    i like tacos

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  • no you

    balto creeps me out

  • Julia…

    I learned alot about mushers, sled dogs ect. It is cool how the musher has commands like
    Kissing Sound and Hike. I think thats awesome.

  • kino

    Terrific work! This is the type of information that should be shared around the web. Shame on Google for not positioning this post higher! Come on over and visit my web site . Thanks =)

  • Some random guy

    yo yo yo momma so fat when she sat on a rainbow skittles came out

  • A hobo

    This really helped me in my work, thanks for the website.

  • hi you fools

    hi you fool this game is not that fun

  • camerin

    I love sledding if you beter lock your doors.

  • every-body-who-replys-to-this-drives-me-crazy

    Why are you people saying it’s a waste of time?!?! There’s a book, and that wastes less time on this!!! Keep your little mouths shut if you can’t say somthing nice!!!!!

  • I hate this guy

    hey! are you like a hobo or somrthing. why don’t you shut your mouth yourself?

  • MiMi

    Dog sledding looks so cool but i kinda feel bad for the dogs. But the are SUPER CUTE!!!! i love them soooooo much

  • kakes_lover

    i think dog sledding is so cool and awsome, I LOVE IT!!! i think it’s amazing how these mushers endure the cold and harsh conditions. i wanna go see it!

  • MiMi_Skater girl

    hey i LOVE Balto!!!!!!!!

  • kakes_lover

    i love those doggies!!!!!!! They r sooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo CUTE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • A hobo/ i like cupcakes but only vanilla not chocolate but i like chocolate frosting and chocolate milk and chocolate bars.

    Dont feel bad 4 the dogs, they love to run so much that they would get really unhealthy if they didn’t and also the cold weather keeps them from being too hot in their FLUUFFAY coats.

  • kakies_lover (i love 2 swim, its so fun, plus i’m on a team!) anyways kakies-lover

    Yeah MiMi she is right. those cute little fluffay doggies need their excersize or they will get too unhealthy! and that is not very good! So you gotte LOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOVVVVVVVVVVVVVVVVVVEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! those doggies! and keep them healthy!

  • Im just gonna type randomly. dogs. husky. Kakes. Mimi. A hobo. Balto. Nice words. Hello. welcome. nice. thanks. blue. pretty. doggies. didj

    hi. :P


    fun fun.

  • random typing i love those doggies they r so cut you i have a dog she is so cute her name is emma and she is a mix she is so hyper and cute and black and cute and i love her so very much because she is so cute and black and cute and i love her! sooooooooo


  • matthew

    Where is the online game?

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  • Anton

    Thank you for such a clear and informative post. Ive really learned a lot from reading this.

  • Abigail

    Thx i needed the help!

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  • Pie

    Do you have another one ?

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  • poopybottom

    what is the hairiest sled dog?

  • your mom

    whats the best yo mama joke?

  • poopy head

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  • Gabby Loves Wolves

    Dog sledding is NOT mean. The dogs are not doing all the work. And the dogs LOVE it. Believe it or not that actually REALLY enjoy it. They were bred for working. We have to keep their traits. The dogs love nothing more than to pull the sled through the snow and to please their owner. It is fun for both the musher and the dogs.

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