Dogs are made for running so going for walks is the greatest reward. Every owner should be aware, that dogs are like children, they trust endlessly and never leave. Even if they are not at their best, they will accompany during a walk. The owners task is to interpret every signal that they send, such as frequent stops, lying down or a very slow walk.
Dogtrekking is a quick walk or run with the dog. It differs from the classic walk with the fact that they are connected with the owner by a special leash. It is an activity available for everyone having a dog and it does not require special skills. It is just a longer walk with the dog on a field trip at the distance of several kilometers. Of course, the fact if our pet may beat a ultra marathon path depends on a number of factors, such as long hair and body building. In some breeds of dogs body structure has a positive effect on the mechanics of the movement, however, you must remember that dogs some quickly become tired, beating long distance may be too much of an effort.
The route of the march should be natural path only, without asphalt. Best choice are forest trails or routes in the mountains. During your trips, it is necessary to bring water for yourself and the dog and the right clothes adapted to the weather conditions. You should remember to select appropriate shoes for trekking. Best would be comfortable shoes that are made of the right technologies, improve walking comfort in varied field. Within training before a longer trip you may want to take a long trip in the mountains or in a place where there are small hills. This allows you to increase the level of difficulty and improve the condition of the team(dog and yourself).
It is recommended for the dog to wear braces, that instead of a leash is secured by a rope. That way you will eliminate unpleasant jerks for the dog. The other end of the rope is fastened by the belt on your hips. If a route passes through difficult mountain fields, you may need dog shoes that will prevent from injuries on their paws. It is also necessary to bring the right amount of water and food for your pet.