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Sled Dog Demo

2688 East 873rd Road Oglesby, IL 61348

Dates: Now
Times: 9:30AM | 12:00PM | 3:00PM
Location: West Parking Lot of the Starved Rock State Park Visitor Center, 2688 East 873rd Road, Oglesby, IL 61348

Free Spirit Husky Rescue will be hosting its annual Sled Dog Days on January 17 and February 28, 2021 at Starved Rock. Outdoor Dog sled demonstration times will be at 9:30am, 12pm, and 3pm in the west parking area of the Starved Rock State Park Visitor Center.

Head musher Jason Hussong will present a short seminar a half hour before each demonstration highlighting the history of mushing, the dogs, and the equipment as well as a question and answer session. There will be no indoor seminar this year due to Covid-19 restrictions. Face masks and gloves or mittens are required for the event if you wish to pet the dogs

So, come on out and witness an exciting seminar about dog sledding and the Siberian Husky while enjoying awesome dog sled demonstrations. There will be huskies for you to meet and greet as well as info about and how to help, volunteer, and adopt. Admission is free and event is open to the public.

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