Avalanche Dogs

Brice Gaget has been a dog handler since 2003 and has owned Rider for 4 years and they got their diploma 2 years ago.

5 dogs in Tignes.

Cook – a golden retriever based at the Col du Palet

Dipsy – another golden retriever who is not working this year as her owner’s on maternity leave

Storm – a German shepherd based at Toviere

Rider – a German shepherd based at the Grande Motte

Echo – a grey German shepherd based at Aiguille Percee


This film of the day was produced by Val Thorens.

Katie Downs

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