Help us in our racing kennel and learn how to mush in Vikersund, Norway

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  • Last activity: 21 May 2024



 Min stay requested: 1 month or more



  • Description


    My Name is
    I am 45 years old of age.
    I have a son and he is 22 years old.
    I live in a small valley in a old house from 1896.
    Orignally is this a old farmplace where they lived of the land in the old days.

    I have a racing kennel called tempo racing and I have now 27 dogs.
    I have my own breeding program and
    I compete in middle distanse races and race with a type of dogs called Scandinavian hound.
    This is Just hobby/lifestyle and I dont take tourists.
    Looking for persons who are very dedicated and want too live this kind of lifestyle for a longer or shorter period.
    These dogs are only meant for racing.
    Helping and care for these dogs is what you Will be doing.
    Doing tasks related too the kennel and dogs.
    Checking the bed of straw if it need to fill in more or change it.
    Look after the dogs wellbeing.
    Feeding and pick up dog manour.
    Having a organized system while your helping.
    Socalize the puppies if there is a litter of puppies.
    Keep it clean and tidy around the kennel.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Animal Care
    Help around the house
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    A lot of old history can been seen and been experienced around my county and a radius of 2 hours drive you can visit a lot of places,museums, historic sites and get an idea how this country evolved and dive in too Norwegian culture and history.
    Oslo is 1 hour and 20 min away from my place.
    You have Norefjell ski resort 50 minutes away.

  • Help


    Dog care (feeding) pick up manour and
    Make sure the dogs have the best conditions at all time.
    Being with the dogs and having a good time going for a walkabout in the Woods for excample.
    I need People on a Long term minimum of 3 months.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    One bedroom.
    Sharing kitchen and living room.
    I pay for the food and we can share the responsibility of who wants to go to the store and shop the grocceries😄.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Get around to explore and the old culture and history in my area and also other places around eastside of the country.
    We have blåfarve verket and the kobolt mines here in my area who was a cornerstone of business and prosperity in the old days.
    We had the old glas produktion factory .
    Farmous painters and wery well known writers Asbjørnsen og Moe.
    Famous painter skredsvig.
    I live in a small Walley with 2 neigbours.
    A quiet place and orignally and old farmplace where they used to live of the land.
    Im working Long days and the Main task is to take care of my dogs and train them
    Its a quiet life in laupdalen but me and my son are also social People.
    And have a barbeque is never wrong.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    Dogs and cats. Birds lizzards.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 846279124856

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