Rent a polardog on your mountain trip in Sälen
In Sälen you can rent a dog for a day on your holiday. During the winter these dogs are hardworking huskies, but don’t worry! These dogs our well trained on a leash and will fill your walks with play and a lot of laughs.
Our dogs love playing, exercise and affection – give your vacation some more of that!
What do we need to know?
WHAT KIND OF BREED CAN WE EXPECT?
The dogs that we rent are Siberian and Alaskan huskys. The two breeds of polardogs are used during the winter for dogsledding.
ARE THE DOGS ALSO FRIENDLY TOWARDS CHILDREN?
We rent out dogs to guests of all ages. We make sure that each dog is thoroughly tested and is “child-proof”. Needless to say, they are still dogs and need to be handled with outmost care and respect. But YES, the dogs love our guests.
CAN OUR CHILDREN HANDLE THE DOG IN A LEASH?
Our dogs are friendly and used to walk on a leash however we recommend that you are eight years or older to walk the dog.
CAN THE DOG RUN WITHOUT A LEASH?
No, the mountains care for a rich wildlife of birds and other animals which can be disturbed by our dogs. There is also a risk that the dogs run away for some shenanigans elsewhere.
CAN WE LET THE DOG MEET WITH OTHER DOGS?
All dogs have a language that can be hidden to the untrained eye. For both the dogs safety, please avoid the meeting!
Can we bring our own dog?
This service is for guests without a dog only! We do not want our dogs to socialize with other dogs then from our own kennel.
WE WOULD LIKE TO TAKE THE DOG TO NORWAY, IS THAT POSSIBLE?
There are a lot of restrictions if you want to take the dog across the border. If you want to take the dog to Norway, please notify us at least 14 days in advance. There is also an additional cost of 550 SEK that you pay on delivery.
CAN WE GIVE THE DOG TREATS?
No. The dogs only gets food that it is used to. Too much different food is not healthy. But if the urge to treat the dog with some mountain snack is to high, please only give the dog appropriate and approved dog food, without carbohydrates
WHAT EQUIPMENT DO WE NEED?
You only need a leash which is given upon delivery.
HOW DO YOU PAY?
Online payment by card, payment on delivery is with Swish or cash.
WHERE AND WHEN DO WE PICKUP THE DOG?
Meet us at the kennel at 10:00 AM. Please notify us when you want to return the dog to the guide, at latest 5 PM. For driving instructions, please call 070-3041445
HOW DO I BOOK AND PAY A RENTAL?
Please make your reservation at least a day in advance online. Payment is made when booking.
IS THERE ANYTHING MORE WE NEED TO KNOW?
All necessary information and equipment is given to you on delivery. If you rent the dog for multiple days you are also provided with food. You sign a contract which also gives you some additional information. If you have any further inquiries, please send us an email on firstname.lastname@example.org.
When do we return the dog?
Talk to the handler on delivery otherwise you can call 070-304 14 45 to end the rental earlier. We expect the dog to be returned no later than 5 pm.
Can we rent for multiple days?
We have decided until further notice that all rents are one day only. The dogs need some “huskytime” each day with the pack.
What are our responsibilities during the rental period?
When renting a dog from us you will sign a contract agreeing that
- The Dog must be on leash at all times when being outdoors, held by a person strong and vigilant enough to hold it without risk of losing the dog.
- The dog must be under supervision at all times during the rental.
- The dog gets proper amount of water according to exercise and temperature.
- The dog is not introduced to other dogs.
- Food is only given to the dog upon the owner’s recommendations.
- During the rental period you are responsible for the dogs health, safety and actions!
- The Owner or any representative of the owner can at any time seize or impound the dog if they find the renter unfit to care for the dog.
Failure to comply to this agreement may cause a fine of SEK 15 000*.