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They Were New Dogs . . . .

From The Call of the Wild, by Jack London:

“They were new dogs, utterly transformed by the harness. All passiveness and unconcern had dropped from them. 237 more words

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Harry is our Alaskan Husky. We think.

I mean, its quite obvious he is mostly a husky but there could be something else in there. 1,461 more words

Dog Days of Summer

I cried tonight. I’m talking about legitimate moisture that rolled out of my eyes, down my cheeks, and settled into my beard. It was as if I were trying to harness my emotions to water my facial hair in the hopes it would grow quicker. 1,081 more words


When it Really Counts

What do you do when you hurt your best friend? Diamond Willow is struggling to find herself as she grows up in the middle of Alaska, in the middle of her family, in middle of a crisis…a crisis of her own making. 264 more words


Extending the String

It’s hard to believe that Romano, Bachelor #1, has been visiting with our string for a month now. I knew that trying to blend a “new” dog in with our well-established pack would be an experience full of ups and downs. 1,748 more words


Mush! Mush!

Day 3 in Fairbanks dawned with great anticipation. The ONE thing everyone seemed the most excited about was on the day’s agenda….dog mushing.

Between our excitement and our jet-lagged, time zoned-zombie loss of time telling, we wound up at… 426 more words