Run By Dogs finds great honor in presenting our educational programs. It is a very thrilling experience to see people of all ages learn from our musher and our dogs. We offer programs outside or indoors; allowing participants two slightly different experiences.
“On behalf of the Edward J. Arthur Elementary School I would like to thank you and your amazing team of sled dogs for visiting our school! Our students enjoyed being introduced to the wonderful sport of dog sledding. The entrance you made into the cafeteria for our morning assembly kick-off was inspirational and very exciting for students.” – Jim Martino, Principal 2014
The best thing for everyone?
Watching the dogs create enchantment, genuine laughter and awe with their eagerness to work, their intelligence and love of people.
For many, it’s often the most fun part of the program! Participants learn what it takes to be part of the sled team. Become a musher – who drives the team; a lead dog – who takes all direction from the musher; a team dog – who holds the whole team together; or a wheel dog – who is the power house of the team. This is a valuable lesson on how each individual can make a team functional, workable and strong! We can hold a contest and see which team can run the fastest “sprint race” time.
Educational program with dogs available : First hour – $200.00
Every hour after – $75.00
Sled rides included- please add $200.00
Our sled dogs do best in a small group size of 30 participants or less. Larger groups can be accommodated with prior notice and approval.
Available for your school or come to our Center in Amsterdam.
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