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A team of Siberian and Alaskan huskies goes on an early morning training run on a graded trail in Alaska.

OVERVIEW

A team of dogs pulls a sled over Snow, taking direction from the driver.

Sled Dog Racing

Dogs can earn sled dog titles through competitive races or by completing a set number of runs of a minimum distance. The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in Alaska is the most challenging and competitive sled dog race in the world, covering over a thousand miles (1,609 km).

GEAR

Dogs wear X-back harnesses and travel two-by-two, attached to a gangline. ...

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