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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


The Main Crew

1 November 2014    1.00 PM     15 F    Clear and sunny

With all of the excitements of the winter ahead, with the plans we have to race and explore with our sled dogs, I thought it would be a good time to let you see some of the main running dogs. 300 more words


Sled Dog Portraits

With his best friend.

When I go to the Huntington Gardens in San Marino, California I expect to see flowers and plants, birds and bees.  I never ever expect to see dogs.   108 more words



Martin first saw and fell in love with Siberian Huskies in the early ‘80s and has since had huge success including winning a bronze medal in Borken, Germany at the IFSS World Championships 2011, a silver medal at the IFSS World Championships in Italy 2013 and also Winning Gold in the World cup which consisted of an amalgamation of the points from the Silver medal in Italy and the points from winning The National Championships. 37 more words

Working Dogs