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each team averages at 16 dogs each which means over 1,000 leave anchorage for Nome.

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Q: How many dogs are racing in the 2008 Iditarod?
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How old are the dogs that are used in the iditarod?

Dogs can be as young as one year and as old as 12. Generally they range from 2 -7 or 8 years of age. After retiring from racing many Iditarod dogs continue doing training runs as "teachers" for the younger dogs.

How many dogs are you allowed to race in the Iditarod?

6 dogs is the minimum number of dogs that you have to finish with in the Iditarod.

How many people are racing in the Iditarod this year?

therer is 63 people racing in the idearod race

How many dogs can a iditarod musher have?

16 dogs

How many dogs have to finish the Iditarod?


How many dogs do you have to end with in the Iditarod?


How many dogs can you have in iditarod race?


In the Iditarod how many dogs does a team have to have?

They are suppose to have 16 dogs on each team.

How many dogs do you need for the Iditarod?

16 race

How many dogs do mushers start with in the Iditarod?


How many dogs do the iditarod racers have at the beginning?


How many dogs does Kris Hoffman have for the iditarod race?

Kris Hoffman actually has 16 dogs total for the Iditarod race of 2011. All mushers start with 16 dogs

How many dogs does Zoya DeNure have?

she has 16 dogs that are in the iditarod but all together...77 :)

How many dogs does an iditarod musher usually own?

12 to 16 dogs

How many dogs can you start and finish the Iditarod with?

you have to start with at least 6 dogs and end with at least 6 dogs

How many dogs per sled in the Iditarod?

12 to 16

What is the maximum number of dogs in the iditarod At the start and at the finish?

A musher can have a maximum of 15 dogs to start the Iditarod race. He must have a least 5 dogs in the harness at the end to officially finish. Dogs can be dropped for many reason such as injury, illness, and attitude issue.

How many dogs are allowed in the Iditarod?

max of 16 per person

How many dogs must be harness at the finish line in the Iditarod?


How many women registered for the 2008 Iditarod race?


How many dogs must be on the team at the end of the Iditarod race?

A contestant in the Iditarod usually has 12-16 dogs on their sled team at the beginning of the race. If less than 6 dogs are pulling the sled when they cross the finish line, the team will be disqualified.

How many dogs can be on an Iditarod team?

15 to 18 p.s. I am 11

How can a musher be disqualified from the Iditarod?

For going off the track or losing too many dogs.

How many dog can be in Iditarod dog race?

The average number of dogs in one of these races is 16

How many malamutes are in the 2011 Iditarod?

Not much, most races are run with Alaskan huskies or Siberian huskies because those dogs are faster.