Hva er canicross?
Hvis du liker å være aktiv sammen med hunden er canicross den perfekte sporten for deg!Read More
How to warm up and cool down your dog for canicross and bikejoring
You have probably heard it all before; it is wise to do a good warm-up before exercising. That doesn't only apply to you - your dog is also an athlete!
Best tips for backpacking with a dog
How to prepare my dog to walk with a backpack? What to bring, and how to plan the hike? Get the expert tips in this article!
- Mental stability is essential, especially when your teammate is an animal
When competing, and especially when you have an animal as a teammate, it is essential to have balance in your life. Otherwise, you won't be able to perform at your best, Ole Einar Bjørndalen says in the newest episode of our podcast, "Unleashed."
How tricks can help build a stronger relationship with your dog and improve learning skills
In addition to build a stronger relationship and cooperation between dog and handler, trick training will also teach your dog how to learn new things and help build motivation to work.
Best tips when ski mountaineering with your dog
Elisa Deutschmann and her husky Finn love to hit the mountains together. Throughout the past six years, they have done ski mountaineering in several countries, under all kinds of conditions.
5 tasks to enrich your dog's everyday walks
Giving your dog a «job» while walking can be beneficial in several ways. Variety and challenges stimulate your dog mentally, which keeps it happy and calm at home.
Iditarod winner Thomas Wærner: - My team was awesome the whole way
After competing for over nine days, Thomas Wærner and his team were the first ones to cross the finish line in Nome at the legendary Iditarod race 2020.
In quarantine? Let Helene and Kygo inspire you!
Trainings, races and other events are being cancelled all around the world in order to stop COVID-19. Many are placed in quarantine, Helene Nilsen is also one of them. Together with her dog Kygo they are trying to make the best out of the situation.
Health and care
7 homemade games that stimulate your dog mentally
A dog can be more tired after using its head for 10 minutes than after an hour-long walk. One of the most effective ways is to let the dog use its sense of smell. You can very easily make exciting games, that are keeping your dog both busy and satisfied!
- My dog is my best friend
Sun Zenner grew up with her kelpie Limit. They are both seven years old, and compete in agility at the highest level.
How to prepare your dog for an obstacle race
Working through an obstacle course together can be a great teambuilding experience for both you and your dog! Preparation is key to a successful race, according to multiple Hard Dog Race-winner Bogdan Karpovič.
- The innovative process is non-stop
Tonje Wahl Evensen (35) is the CEO of Non-stop dogwear, which is now a big international company. In the office, next to founders Tonje and Kristoffer's house, 18 employees from seven different nations go to work every day.
Bringing dog mushing to a worldwide audience
- The dog mushers will inspire and be a great example for dog owners around the world in regards to training, nutrition, general welfare and guidelines for their own dogs.
How resistance training can benefit your dog
Strength and conditioning have always been an essential part of the training program for Silvia Trkmans agility dogs. Her dogs are known for high speed, tight turns, running contacts, and long and injury-free careers.
Harness and gear for skiing with dogs
When skiing with your dog, skijoring, it is essential to choose equipment that fits the activity. The right gear will enhance the experience for both you and your dog. Also, it will help to prevent injuries.
How to raise a confident puppy
You bridge the gap between the familiar and the unfamiliar for your puppy. It is essential to keep this in mind to get a confident dog, according to musher Dallas Seavey.
Hvordan sette på og bruke potesokker?
Lena Boysen Hillestad lærer deg å sette sokker på hunden, hvor hardt de skal strammes og når du bør bruke potesokker.
Hvordan finne riktig sele til hunden min?
En god sele er kanskje det viktigste utstyret en aktiv hund kan ha! Riktig hundesele forebygger skader. I tillegg vil en sele som passer godt til hunden og aktivitetene dere gjør sammen gjøre opplevelsen både morsommere og mer behagelig for din firbeinte venn.
Hvordan finne riktig størrelse og justere selen til hunden min?
En god og riktig tilpasset sele er behagelig for hunden, i tillegg til å forebygge skader. Selen skal ikke begrense hunden din, men hjelpe den å nå sitt fulle potensiale.
- Ikke be hunden om å gjøre noe den ikke kan mestre
- I begynnelsen trener vi Supermann. Vi trener denne hunden til å klare alt. Hemmeligheten er å vise dem alt de kan gjøre, og ikke utsette dem for situasjoner hvor de ikke lykkes. Spill på styrkene, unngå svakhetene.
Celebrates 10th anniversary with special edition dog harness
The Freemotion Harness was the beginning of Non-stop dogwear. - That is why we celebrate our 10th anniversary by making a limited edition version of Non-stop dogwear's all-time bestselling pulling-harness.
Lær hunden å ligge i sovepose på 10 steg
En sovepose gir hunden din en lun og trygg hvileplass, uansett hvor dere er. Målet er at hunden slapper godt av og ligger stille når den er i soveposen. Dette bør du trene på før dere legger ut på tur, jakt eller bruker hvileposen som seng på kontoret.
Hvilken kjørestrikk skal jeg velge?
Hvilken kjørestrikk du bør velge avhenger ikke bare av aktivitet, men også hundens størrelse og hvor mye den trekker. Riktig line er viktig for både din og hundens komfort.
Hvilket dekken skal jeg velge til hunden min?
Riktig dekken er viktig for at hunden skal være komfortabel uansett vær og temperatur.
- It’s a lifestyle. And it only pays in experience
- I was always fascinated by the interaction between humans, dogs, and nature while growing up, says Emilie Dahlman.
Health and care
First aid for paw cuts: How to rinse, bandage and stop bleeding
Paw cuts are one of the most common injuries veterinarian Trude Mostue get questions about.
- I’ve chosen to focus on the memories we have already made
Eli Beate Sæther and her dog Zelda were one of the favorite teams to win the Agility World Championships in Finland but due to an unknown disease in Norway, the national team could not go.
How to walk a pack of freerunning dogs without trouble
How do you teach one dog, or even a pack of dogs, to run free without hunting deer, running to other dogs or people? According to Tom Andres, consistency is key.
Hva er canicross?
Hvis du liker å være aktiv sammen med hunden er canicross den perfekte sporten for deg!
Kan små hunder løpe canicross?
- Det er ikke lengden på beina som betyr noe, det er hvor mye hunden elsker å løpe! Selvsagt kan små hunder gjøre canicross!
Health and care
Kan jeg trene hunden min når det er varmt?
Varme sommerdager kan være en utfordring når man skal trene hund. Overoppheting kan føre til heteslag eller hjertestans, som i verste fall er dødelig.
Hvordan trene til en canicross-konkurranse?
- I canicross vil vi at hundene skal trekke så bra og raskt de kan, derfor er det viktig å holde øktene korte og morsomme!
Er canicross bra for hunden?
Canicross er ikke bare gunstig for den fysiske helsen til hunden din, det kan også være god mental stimuli. Hunder er skapt for å være aktive!
Sele og utstyr til canicross
Godt utstyr som er funksjonelt og passer hunden din er avgjørende i canicross.
Konkurransetips fra en verdensmester i canicross
Når du skal starte i din første canicross-konkurranse er det mye å tenke p&ar…
Hvilket trekkbelte skal jeg velge?
Når du skal velge trekkbelte er det viktig å se etter et belte som passer ditt bruksområde og har en god passform. Dette er særlig viktig hvis du har en hund som drar mye i båndet.
Hvordan bytter jeg sidestropper?
Sidestroppene på Freemotion og Combined kan enkelt byttes ut. Freemotion leveres med statiske si…
Meet Dallas Seavey - one of the world's best dog mushers
One of the best dog mushers in the world. A talented athlete, Dallas wrestled in high school, and was both a state and national champion. Permanently sidelined by injuries Dallas turned his attention to his other passion, sled dog racing. At age 25 he became the youngest musher ever to win the Iditarod.
Ole Einar Bjørndalen | Mental training secrets of an Olympic athlete
- My competitors worked 90 % with the sport and 10 % with their private life. I did the opposite, says Ole Einar Bjørndalen. Through 25 years at the top of his sport, the “King of Biathlon” has impressed the world with his abilities to handle challenges and pressure.
Elisa Deutschmann | Ski mountaineering with dogs
Elisa Deutschmann and her husky Finn love ski mountaineering. In this episode, she shares her best tips on what gear you need, how to prepare and what to keep in mind before hitting the mountains with your dog.
Claudia Zenner & Gail Melson | How dogs affect children
Do kids benefit from having a dog? According to Claudia Zenner – yes. She noticed major changes when her daughter started training agility with their dog. Professor Eremita at Purdue University, Gail Melson, shares some interesting facts on the relationship between children and dogs.
Nick & Joy | Never give up on your dog
Even the best dog trainers have problems sometimes! - What you see on social media is not real life. Everyone that has multiple dogs has scuffles, has fights from time to time. Don’t take it personally. It doesn’t mean you failed as a dog trainer. It just means you have more work to do, which everyone does, say Nick and Joy Weis.
Tessa Philippaerts | Canicross: Best tips when running with a dog
If you like to be active with your dog, canicross is the perfect sport for you! Everyone can do it - both proven runners and people who have never participated in competitions before. In this episode, Multiple World Champion Tessa Philippaerts from Belgium shares her tips on everything from how to get started to what to remember at a competition.
Trude Mostue | First Aid
Do you know what to do if your dog gets a paw cut, suffers from diarrhea and vomiting, or eats a plate of chocolate? Veterinarian Trude Mostue shares her best first aid tips.
Tom Andres | No leash, no trouble
How to make a whole pack of dogs follow you without a leash? And what to do if you have a dog that is reactive to others on the trail? Tom Andres has succeeded in this and is sharing his best tips with you.
Eli Beate Sæther | Agility, physical training and mental strength
Agility is just another trick! Eli Beate Sæther, one of the world's best agility handlers, recommends you to break the training down to little pieces to succeed. In this episode, she is sharing how she is training her agility dogs to be eager, skilled, strong and fast.
Dallas Seavey | Building a team
- In the beginning, we’re training Superman. We are training this dog to be invincible. To be able to do anything. The secret is to show them that they can do anything and never show them anything they can’t do, says four times Iditarod winner Dallas Seavey.