Your dog will LOVE having fun and learning how to be an urban sled dog. Liz Parrish, Iditarod's Littlest Musher, teaches everyone how to teach their dogs to love pulling in harness -- then you can use urban mushing, aka "dogsledding on wheels" to explore
The X-back harness is the harness most often seen on sled dogs. The large "X" evenly distributes pulling weight. The neck is padded with a thick front strap extending between the front legs, designed for hard, comfortable pulling over long distances.
How to Get Started Dog Mushing. Mushing is the sport of leading a team of dogs as they pull a sled. To get started in mushing, look into dog sled trips and races, and stop by a sled dogs kennel. Try mushing classes, joining a.