Sled Dogs = Super Dogs

04Sep10

Sled dogs are incredible athletes!  Some call them ‘Super Dogs.”  From the interesting article from a study: Athleticism of Alaskan huskies is superior to most other mammals

How do they do it? New research suggests the canines are superior to most other mammals, including humans, in at least three key areas: They are unusually adept at adapting to exercise, they have superior aerobic capacity and are unusually efficient in using food as fuel.

Read the rest of the article that explains FACT:  Sled Dogs are Super Dogs!   Click here!

“Michael Davis, a professor at Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences, and his team have been studying Iditarod-racing dogs for 10 years”  The above link provides information on the findings from the research.

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