On 13th February,a very unusual race is rum between Alaska and Canada: the Yukon Quest huskies and their mushers participate this competitions.
Mushers have special trucks to transport their dogs.The dogs have separate compartments in the truck.
A DIFFILCUT RACE
The dogs run 65 kilometres every day.It is a diffilcut race.When the dogs stop,a veterinarian examines them.
THE YUKON QUEST
The Yukon Quest is a sled-dog race in Alaska and Canada.The mushers have 8 to 14 dogs.They race 1,650 kilometres on.
The dogs have special bootees.The bootees protect them from the cold.
FOOD AND SLEEP
The dogs stop to eat and sleep three times in a day.They sleep on straw,because snow is cold and its diffilcut to sleep on it.