Weird News This Dog Learned How to Sled on Her Own, Just in Time for the Snow

17:40  06 january  2018
17:40  06 january  2018 Source:   insideedition.com

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This Dog Learned How to Sled on Her Own, Just in Time for the Snow © Provided by CBS Interactive Inc. This Dog Learned How to Sled on Her Own, Just in Time for the Snow

This Australian shepherd seems to have no trouble with the cold winter.

Secret, a 3-year-old pup, was captured pulling his plastic sled uphill before jumping on and enjoying the ride in a video posted to Instagram.

“She loves sledding,” her owner, Cat Peters, 17, of Sioux City, Iowa, told InsideEdition.com.

Peters explained that she taught her pup to sled and ever since the city got snow, Secret has gone down the hill at least 50 times.

“It’s definitely one of her favorite activities,” the post’s caption read.

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How long does it take to learn ? Actually after just one trip down a slope you will ‘get it’. Of course it takes time to be slick, but it is fast to get started. Sled Dogs is like a good video game. This wax will hold for a couple of hours, to the whole day (depending on the snow conditions).

The dog sled ride is in an open vehicle, with no safety restraints, over mostly level snow . We learned about why each dog had her particular position in the pack, how they were trained and harnessed, and what their life was like.

Sledding!❄❤ We finally got enough snow to really sled yesterday and Secret couldn't be more thrilled! It's definitely one of her favorite activities, she probably went down this hill 50 times today!

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