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Sled dogs in Longyearbyen, Svalbard

Meet Lumi, a four months old female in training.

Do not despair, my animal lover friends. She is a happy puppy. Her enclosure is huge, there are other dogs in training and she is very much loved. 562 more words


Ice Dogs

This book was obviously written by someone who has spent time with sled dogs and the Alaskan wilderness. It was smart, peppered with all these amazing little details that really put you in the world, battling the weather with Victoria and Chris. 148 more words

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Iditarod hit again

California animal-rights activists are claiming credit for inflicting another financial blow on the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

PETA – People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals – says State Farm Insurance has bowed to pressure from activists protesting that the 1,000-mile race from Willow to Nome encourages the abuse of  sled dogs. 1,136 more words


Iditarod troubles

A California animal-rights group was Monday claiming credit for a longtime sponsor abandoning Alaska’s Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

“Victory!” headlined the website of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. 1,307 more words


15 Best Sled Dog Breeds - Part I

Part II →

Any dog, whether it is of pure or mixed breed, can be used to practice harness dog sports and to pull a sled. 526 more words