Urban Mushing

Urban Mushing

Learn how to dog sled without leaving the city! Have you ever wanted to hook up your over active dog(s) to a sled and go? Now you can!

Join long time Urban Musher Vanessa Terveld and learn how to enjoy Toronto’s winter with your four-legged friends.

Course overview:

  • Introduction to the sport
  • History of dog sledding and northern breed dogs
  • Learn commands and become familiar with the equipment
  • Learn to harness up your dog
  • Dog sled with your companion
  • Wind down with a Q&A session

Eligible attendees:

  • Medium to large breed, active dogs
  • Dogs that do not have pre-existing health concerns that may result in injuries
  • Dogs comfortable working with other dogs in close proximity
  • 4 spots available each session for individuals without dogs

Time: Saturdays 1pm-3pm, see calendar for next available session
Cost: $60+HST per session
Instructor: Vanessa Terveld

To register early and reserve your spot please call us at 416-360-7297 ext. 230 and have your credit card information ready. You can also visit us in person and pay at the PawShop.

Currently on hiatus for the summer months – new sessions will be offered in the fall/winter months of 2016. Dates will be posted to our calendar as they become available.