snow and rain, that melts it away.
It takes a lot not to be depressed by the dark mornings and dark evenings - always leaving home in the dark and coming back in the dark. You need to eat a lot of vitamin D to stay focused!
I want to try and keep my dogs in good conditon and maybe even drive two sprint- races next winter, because my husband bought me a little and light sleigh. Now I just wait for the snow, cause I want to try it!
In the meantime, here is a way to do some of the training with eight dogs:
Most of the training I still do with my old ATW. It has no engine at all, but I find it so much easier than any carriage, because it stops and stands with brake.
|Normaly I drive two teams with four dogs.|