Santa Claus and his Reindeer

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  • Location: Lapland
  • Source: Santatelevision
  • Info: Video showing Santa Claus and his reindeer in Lapland. Santa visits his reindeer and takes a sleigh ride through a magical winter wonderland.

More info: Santa has a total of nine reindeer pulling his sleigh. The legendary names are Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner, Blitzen, and of course Rudolph.

According to the the Alaska Department of Fish and Game "The diet of Santa's reindeer during the month of December consists almost entirely of carrot snacks," and the reason for this is it " enables them to fly long distances, during short periods of time, in unfavorable visibility conditions."