They are suppose to have 16 dogs on each team.
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.
6 dogs is the minimum number of dogs that you have to finish with in the Iditarod.
each team averages at 16 dogs each which means over 1,000 leave anchorage for Nome.
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. (iditarod.com)
Up to 46 dogs are allowed in the race on one team.
you can run with a minimum of 4 dogs in the iditarod race
what is the maximum number of dogs in the iditarod?
The Maximum is 16 dogs the minimum is eight dogs.
there has got to be 16 dogs in each team
Kris Hoffman actually has 16 dogs total for the Iditarod race of 2011. All mushers start with 16 dogs
she has 16 dogs that are in the iditarod but all together...77 :)
12 to 16 dogs
The maximum number of dogs you can run in the Iditarod race is 16 dogs