Who we are
Alpi-traineau is located at Orcieres Merlette 1850 on winter on the set of red rock and summer in the mountain range.
Valérie and Philippe welcome you in a magical world in the heart of our beautiful mountains of the Southern Alps . Passionate about animals and especially dogs , Valerie, aid animal care when she does not take care of you , heal our " kitties " throughout the year. Mountain sports enthusiast Philippe guide you, mentor and teach you the driving wheel. A graduate of State - Hitch canine sports development but also a State Certificate of mountaineering and a mountain bike tutoring . It makes you discover the mountain .
For communities, business committee , seminar, Alpi - school sleigh altitude , welcome you to the learning leading the pack . Alpi - traineau is aslo a specialist in adapted sport and disability sport .
The passion began with the adoption of a dog "Nordic" on SPA "Santa" (nicknamed Grandma). She accompanied Philippe on all outputs in the mountains and made them difficult to find these dogs reputation. For them, discover the husky was a first click. These dogs, when we try to understand them, are just outstanding ... Then this is the encounter with a family of their village which led me on a training area, then very quickly on a sled. And there, the virus is installed mucher! 1 dog and 2, then 3 ... then 7 at the end of the first winter. After a few races unpretentious, their future jumped to their eyes live with thirty dogs and work with them became obvious ... Once Valerie successful training ASA and its Philippe DE JEPS they are installed on the station of Orcières 1850.
They work mainly with the Siberian Husky breed of pedigree (mainly polar line speed and a little Seppalta) our kennel is "the Williwaw".