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Our current rescue spotlight is:|
Delaware Valley Siberian Husky Rescue!
Maybe a dumb idea, but...
Join date : 2013-12-20
|Subject: Maybe a dumb idea, but... Thu Jan 23, 2014 12:36 pm|| |
Has anybody taken their husky sailing? Husband is wondering - I'm thinking not such a great idea - it will probably be too hot, except maybe spring and fall. The boat does have a cabin for shade but it still gets really hot down there.
Also, I can just see Ami's eyes light up when it comes time to change tack - all those lines flying, lets play tuggie!
Join date : 2012-06-13
Location : Denver, CO
|Subject: Re: Maybe a dumb idea, but... Thu Jan 23, 2014 12:41 pm|| |
Bode hates the water. We tried taking him in a canoe with us one time, he was super nervous. I think it really just depends on how comfortable Ami is around the water!
Join date : 2013-12-27
Location : Michigan
|Subject: Re: Maybe a dumb idea, but... Thu Jan 23, 2014 1:09 pm|| |
Not a horrible idea nala will float on a raft in our pool we first put her in the pool to keep her coat wet and cool and then have her sit on the raft she loves it! not so much the swimming aspect lol!
Join date : 2013-12-20
|Subject: Re: Maybe a dumb idea, but... Thu Jan 23, 2014 3:18 pm|| |
I have no clue how he is with water - we've only had him since Oct (though, now that you mention it, the first time we had him on his new trolley, we didn't get all the twist out of the line and it unwound the turnbuckle, I looked out the window and Ami was on the edge of the pool deck, with 120 ft of line wrapped around 5 pieces of pool furniture, poised to jump in....62 year old, arthritic lady never moved so fast
Actually, on the boat, he would get on from the dock, the boat has a free-board of at least 5 ft so he really would not have much contact with the water. I'm gonna' have to think about this.
Join date : 2010-12-22
Location : Portland, OR
|Subject: Re: Maybe a dumb idea, but... Thu Jan 23, 2014 6:49 pm|| |
My Bodhi loves water.
But he's the first husky I've had who does.
I've taken him out in a canoe, and he stayed in the boat.
Get Ami a PFD though.
|Subject: Re: Maybe a dumb idea, but... || |
Maybe a dumb idea, but...
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