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

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Q: How many dogs are you allowed to race in the Iditarod?
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What is the most number of dogs you're allowed to have in the Iditarod?

Up to 46 dogs are allowed in the race on one team.

Are women allowed in the Iditarod race?

are women allowed to race in the iditarod race

How many dogs can you have in iditarod race?


Max number of dogs you can race in Iditarod?

The maximum number of dogs you can run in the Iditarod race is 16 dogs

How many dogs do you need for the Iditarod?

16 race

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

Are women allowed to race in the Iditarod?

Yes. Women are allowed to race in the iditarod sled race with the other 60 to 90 sled racers

What is the minimum and maximum number of dogs that are allowed to be on an Iditarod team?

At the start of the Iditarod you may have a maximum of 16 dogs and a minimum of 12 dogs; minimum of 6 dogs are required to continue in the race and are mandatory as you cross the finish line. (

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.

What is most amount of dogs you can race in the Iditarod?


What is the average dogs in th Iditarod race?

16 dogs

What was the purpose of the Iditarod?

to have dogs and race them to win.

Why did the mother and father of the Iditarod want to start the Iditarod race?

because they want to go sledding with dogs

What is the Least number of dogs you can race in Iditarod?

The least amount of dogs you can use in the Iditarod race is about 12 and the most is up to 46 XD

How many dog can be in Iditarod dog race?

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

What are the traditions from the Iditarod race?

The tradition is racing with dogs

What is the race called when dogs run in Alaska?


Are women allowed to enter an Iditarod race?


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.

What is the fewest number of dogs you can race with in a professional dog sledding team?

you can run with a minimum of 4 dogs in the iditarod race

What does a lead dog do?

Leads the dogs in the Iditarod race really. :-)

What type of dogs are used in an iditarod race?

15 degrees

Where is the Iditarod?

The Iditarod dog sled race is known as "The Last Great Race" and it is run each year in Alaska. The dogs pull the sleds from Anchorage to Nome.

How does a musher care for his dogs during the Iditarod race?

Each owner is different. The best thing to do is to read some books that have been written on the Iditarod race. They will tell you lots about what these owners/trainers go through with their dogs such as the breeding, care of, feeding of, & how they care for their dogs during the race.

What is the fewest dogs you can run with in the Iditarod?

The fewest dogs you can run with is at least 10. At the start of the race you must at least has 12 dogs in order to start the race