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Hetta Huskies

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Hetantie 211 | Hetta, Enontekio 99400, Finland
+358 16 641590
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Great Huskie experience and education

We did the the guided tour and also got to feed the dogs at night. Both were a great experience... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Crystal H
via mobile
Fantastic

What more can I say, had an absolutely amazing time. The huskies are obviously well looked after... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
Naomigreen2015
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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.
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“day safari” (14 reviews)
“dog team” (5 reviews)
“dog sledding” (10 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:15 AM - 8:00 PM
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 5 weeks ago via mobile

We did the the guided tour and also got to feed the dogs at night. Both were a great experience. With the guided tour it is quite relaxed and we were able to ask questions about the dogs etc. The feeding of the dogs was...More

Thank Crystal H
Hetta_Huskies, Owner at Hetta Huskies, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Thank you so much for the review. The guides loved the fact that you guys were so interested in the dogs and it is great practice for them, to have a chance to feed with clients in the summer before things get very pressured...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

What more can I say, had an absolutely amazing time. The huskies are obviously well looked after, as a priority, which is nice to see

Thank Naomigreen2015
Hetta_Huskies, Guide at Hetta Huskies, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

We are glad you enjoyed your visit! We are committed to ethical care for our dogs and ensuring they are well looked after. You can see more amazing huskies on our social media! Hope to see you again! /The team at Hetta Huskies

Reviewed 30 August 2017

Hetta Huskies genuinely cares about their dogs - they are just as much pets as they are working dogs. The guides simply want to ensure all of the guests have a great time (and it's impossible not to). The love and attention that the dogs...More

Thank Kalamunda1146
Hetta_Huskies, Guide at Hetta Huskies, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Glad you enjoyed your visit! The dogs are just as much a part of our family as they are working dogs. We always make sure they are well taken care of. If you want to see more of our huskies you can see them on...More

Reviewed 3 July 2017

We had a wonderful time with the "Hetta Husky Team". The explanations about the dogs, the journey, the meals... everything was perfect! We strongly recommend it during a Lapland trip.

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Hetta_Huskies, Guide at Hetta Huskies, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thanks for visiting! We are glad you enjoyed your trip. If you want to see more dogs we have lots of pictures on our social media! Hope to see you again! /The team at Hetta Huskies

Reviewed 30 June 2017

Hetta Huskies is more than a sled dog farm, it is a haven for dogs! Before the safari (that was everything I hoped for) the guides explained how they take care of the dogs, including checking every single one of them every week to make...More

Thank Forewerewald
Hetta_Huskies, Guide at Hetta Huskies, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

We are glad you enjoyed your trip! We are dedicated to ethical care of all our dogs. We want to make sure our dogs have just as much fun as the clients on our safaris! You can see lots more huskies (including our new puppies!)...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017

Great holiday, for adventures people, that makes you fall in love with Lapland’s nature and the dogs. During our five day wilderness safari (March 2017) we had the best guides we could wish for and the dogs were lovely and fit. Overall it was a...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2017

real experience. we were lucky with the weather (no blizzard). our guides were great, everything was really professionnal. the dogs were awesome and real buddies by the end of the week. i recommendMore

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Hetta_Huskies, Guide at Hetta Huskies, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

We are glad you enjoyed your trip! The weather can definitely be unpredictable up here, but we are glad it worked out! It is hard not to get attached to the dogs as they all have such wonderful personalities. You can always see your favorite...More

Reviewed 11 June 2017

We did a 2Day Husky Safari and it was amazing. Especially the work with the dogs was surprisingly friendly and close. We would recommend this to everyone who like to be in nature and loves a little adventure! Thank you to Hetta Huskies!

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Thank 245daisy
Hetta_Huskies, Guide at Hetta Huskies, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thank you! We are glad you enjoyed your safari! The dogs are always fun to work with and they enjoy working with you too! You can see more of our huskies on our social media. Hope to see you again! /The team at Hetta Huskies

Reviewed 11 June 2017

A magnificent experience! Over 2 days of sled driving in beautiful weather with great scenery and wonderful dogs. The staff looked after us and gave great advice towards the weather (minus 30C when we woke up on the Sunday) and answered our many questions. Highly...More

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Hetta_Huskies, Guide at Hetta Huskies, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

We are glad you enjoyed your safari! It can be a little difficult to stay warm up here but we have our ways! The safaris are always much more fun when the weather is nice (although blizzards can be a fun challenge sometimes too!) so...More

Reviewed 8 June 2017

Hetta Huskies clearly a great understanding for the dogs - and to get as involved as we did with getting the dogs ready in their teams, feeding them and helping set up their sleeping areas on our 2-day safari made it the most memorable experiences...More

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Hetta_Huskies, Guide at Hetta Huskies, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Thank You Michaela! We really enjoyed having you on our 2-day safari!We are very glad you enjoyed it :) If you want updates on how the dogs are doing, you can check out our website and social medias! We have puppies coming soon, so we...More

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pauweldesmedt
11 February 2017|
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Response from Hetta_Huskies | 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
1 October 2016|
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Response from Hetta_Huskies | 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
1 October 2016|
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Response from Hetta_Huskies | Property representative |
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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