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Hetta Huskies

273 reviews
Enontekio, Finland
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About Hetta Huskies
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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Reviewed 2 days ago

Took an 8 day mushing safari into the high tundra of north Finland with Hetta. Spent a couple of days on the husky farm learning the ropes about the dogs and the sledging etc. Very happy with the ethical way the dogs were being treated...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank mickptre
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hetta Huskies is an amazing place. Going on a Safari is a once-in-a-lifetime experience and worth every penny. As a dog lover, it would of been impossible to enjoy my time here if the dogs weren't treated well. As soon as I arrived here, it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank EmiliaTJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hetta huskies is an amazing husky farm the prioritises the health and wellbeing of its 247 dogs above all else. I can say from first hand experience that the staff here put A LOT of effort in to ensuring that all of the dogs are...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lewising1998
Reviewed April 12, 2019

The place really takes a really good care of dogs. The guides working here are simply amazing, they know all the dogs and have amazing information about each and every dog. The safari routes are amazing, it's a really an experience, where you can enjoy...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Klara Č
Reviewed April 3, 2019

I went on the 3-day husky safari with a group. I was very impressed. I thought the guides were very professional and was very impressed how they were never stressed. They answered all questions asked, took great care of us and the dogs. I really...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 21, 2019 via mobile

We were a group a friends travelling and loved the activities we did at Hetta Huskies : -dog sleds -snowshoes -cross-country skiing Very nice people and dogs :)

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Manon L
Reviewed March 20, 2019 via mobile

An ethical organisation that clearly looks after their huskies and has knowledgeable guides to carry out a variety of safaris. I undertook the 8 day package which I thoroughly enjoyed as an amazing experience from the wonderful location and the people, to working with the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 705barryk
Anna M, Owner at Hetta Huskies, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2019

Hi Barry. I am glad that you enjoyed the safari overall. It sounds like you got very involved - which is great. As you say, we think that makes it a better experience for the clients, although some do choose to just rock up to...More

Reviewed March 12, 2019

We booked three activitities: the Northern Light Safari, the 12 km Safari and the Snowmobile Safari. We were impressed how well the kennel is managed, the very professional care the dogs get, and the no-kill policy for the retired dogs. All the young , smiling...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sylvia B
Reviewed March 3, 2019

I went alone on the 5 day safari - everything I had wanted from a dog-sledding trip. Excellent client to guide ratio, felt safe, and the food was excellent. A real into the wilderness experience, caring for the dogs with the expert guidance from the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed March 3, 2019

We booked the 5 days safari for the end of february. The trip was amazing : Nice weather / blizzard, clear sky night / freezing night but with the comfort of sauna, warm sleeping bag and good meals, northern lights, lovely dogs, beautiful landscape ......More

Date of experience: February 2019
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February 11, 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
September 30, 2016|
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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
September 30, 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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