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Hetta Huskies

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“dog sledding”(11 reviews)
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An innovative and award-winning sled-dog kennel known for its high standards in client care and sleddog welfare, located high above Finland's arctic circle.
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Hours Today: 08:15 - 20:00
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Hetantie 211 | Hetta, Enontekio 99400, Finland
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+358 16 641590
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hetta Huskies is without a doubt the best husky farm I have ever visited. From amazingly gifted and knowledgeable staff to strong, obedient and healthy dogs. They have it all. The dogs are all loved and cared for individually and the farm is clean and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did a great 40min tour around the farm. This place, people and dogs were just amazing. You are able to get an good impression of the dogs and you are also able to adopt one. Hope to be able to come back at some...More

Thank Jacky M
Anna M, Owner at Hetta Huskies, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Jacky M for taking the time to write a review. We do appreciate it. We are glad you found the tour great and would love to see you return at some point. All the best Hetta Huskies.

Reviewed 18 August 2018

What a destination! What an operation! Can't rate Hetta Huskies highly enough from the things that they could control - welfare of the dogs, sledding & outerwear equipment, professionalism of the guides to name a few obvious ones - to the things that they could...More

Thank karinadivina
Anna M, Owner at Hetta Huskies, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Karinadivina for your lovely review, we do appreciate the feedback. Gemma is thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your experience and all of the staff here are touched by your kind words. All the best Hetta Huskies.

Reviewed 13 June 2018

My boyfriend and I visited Finland in December 2017 and we made a one night trip all the way to Enontekio just to visit Hetta Huskies. Of course, I dropped the ball on scheduling it in advance, so two days prior to our visit, we...More

Thank Courtney D
Anna M, Owner at Hetta Huskies, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Courtney D for your kind words. Ofcourse we have boundries and restrictions to work with but we will always try our best to accommodate client's desires. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit. All the best Hetta Huskies.

Reviewed 21 May 2018

Had an amazing time at Hetta Huskies! Although all the incredibly hard work the staff here does, they were very friendly and take really good care of the dogs and visitors. It was very nice to see that a company which uses animals for safaris...More

Thank Amber S
Anna M, Owner at Hetta Huskies, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Amber S for taking the time to write this review. We are glad to hear that you have an amazing time and would love to see you return in winter/summer. Yes our guides have their hands full but equally love working with the...More

Reviewed 19 April 2018

From the first moment, the trip was amazing. The set-up is well-thought out, smooth and safety conscious. The provision of clothing, food and equiment for the safari was excellent. The staff explained simply, but carefully how to manage the sled teams and for all to...More

Thank alisonnewman58
Anna M, Owner at Hetta Huskies, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you alisonnewman58 for taking the time to write this lovely review. We do appreciate the feedback. Our staff do take great pride in making the activities fun and understandable for the visitors while acknowledging that safety does have to come first. We are glad...More

Reviewed 19 April 2018

What an amazing trip to Hetta huskies. Fantastic to see the dogs, young and old, all well looked after. For those too old or unable to mush, are cared for in the home or paddock near the home to ensure they get the best attention....More

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Anna M, Owner at Hetta Huskies, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Erica M for taking the time to write this review, we do appreciate the feed back. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit ad while it is a shame you missed the lights hopefully if/when you return you will...More

Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

I have just done a 2 day safari and it was great. The guides were very helpful and the dogs were too when it came to them uphills. I would definilty recommend hetta huskies as a trip for the family.

Thank callum n
Anna M, Owner at Hetta Huskies, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Callum N for taking the time to write this review. We are glad you found our two day safari great. And yes they do come in handy for those steep slopes :) All the best Hetta Huskies.

Reviewed 10 April 2018

The dogs come first at Hetta Huskies - a charity which rescues and trains huskies of all kinds and turns them into good working dogs doing what they like doing best. This is an eco friendly enterprise. The guides are knowledgeable, enthusiastic and caring -...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

We did a 3 day trip with Hetta Huskies and it was amazing. They look after the dogs so well, and clients really get the chance to get stuck in with helping including feeding, preparing the sleighs, getting to know the dogs and most importantly...More

Thank Louise T
Anna M, Owner at Hetta Huskies, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Louise T for your kind words. We really appreciate the feed back. All of our staff go through alot of training and take great care when ensuring that visitors have a lot of fun while being safe. The dogs do love being on...More

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pauweldesmedt
11 February 2017|
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Response from Anna M | Property representative |
Greetings. We didn't see this message, I am afraid. February is the height of the season and we struggle to just keep up with basic emails and phone calls, let alone all of the peripheral social media. Many apologies and I... More
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Sarah163
30 September 2016|
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Response from Anna M | Property representative |
Hi Sarah...We have only one person who works on email enquiries (in-between feeding dogs, oiling sleighs etc) and she was away working with the refugees in Greece over the summer months, I am afraid. She is now back and... More
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Sarah163
30 September 2016|
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Sorry guys..we have periods when we are flat out and the same people who are experienced enough to answer emails are also those literally out on the back of a dog team or snowmobile since we don't have a separate sales and... More
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