GLOSSARY OF TERMS
MUSHING – A sport or transport method which is pulled or powered by a dog. Some common forms are dog carting, canicross, skijoring, sled dog racing, skatejoring and of course…dog scootering.
DRYLAND MUSHING – Mushing that is done on dryland, in this case, meaning no snow.
URBAN MUSHING – The same as Dryland Mushing but focused in more urban areas, towns and cities.
IFSS – International Federation of Sleddog Sports (including Dryland Mushing), is the world’s premier dog sport association. Founded in Idaho in 1992, with its headquarters in Belgium, the IFSS is officially recognized by the International Masters Game Association (IMGA) and is working towards official acceptance by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).