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Where are the dogs?

Winter weather in Jackson. Even the dogs are hiding in their houses. That was a few days ago. Today we are all sad about the warm 40 degree Fahrenheit weather… 13 more words


The Other Rangers of Denali National Park: Husky Sled Dogs

The US National Park Service is staffed by dedicated Park Rangers who protect and help run the National Parks of America. In Denali National Park… 545 more words


Husky Meet

This was the second gathering of Yorkshire “snow dogs” in Filey – I was told about 130 were expected to turn up, roughly twice as many as last year. 61 more words


18 Sled Dogs Who Are Way Too Happy About Winter

h/t: BuzzFeed

1. “Did you just say the first snow of the season is coming?!”

Flickr: rustyangel


Photo Credit: Alaskan Dude via Compfight… 259 more words

Fourteen Winters

Today, Lolo is enjoying the early arrival of her 14th winter. It’s hard to believe that it has been almost eleven years since Lolo (along with Pig, on the right) led our 16-dog team out of Anchorage on the 2004 Iditarod… 69 more words

Karen Land

Running Snowblind: The Iditarod Races

Endurance, Fidelity, Intelligence. This is the inscription dedicated to sled dogs, shown on the memorial statue of Balto in Central Park. Originally gaining fame in the 1920s for the famous serum-run to Nome, Alaska, dog mushing is considered one the most extreme lifestyle and sport still left in the world. 835 more words

"Please turn to the gee!" My great dogsledding adventure

The long and brutal winters of Minnesota can be hard to take. Yes, they build character, but sometimes a gal accumulates so much character, she doesn’t know what to do with it all.  744 more words