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Flying Eagle Sled Dog Race

Eagle had its spring carnival this last weekend. There were lots of contests, such as, fish tossing, egg tossing, cake walks, and much more. The part that was my favorite was the local sled dog race called the Flying Eagle. 79 more words

Interior Alaska

Not even a tree can get in the way of Team Spalding's success

By Colin Spalding

We attended our Final race of the season at Bowlands Trails near Blairgowrie at the weekend and on a very technical, wet, muddy trail. 273 more words

Working Dogs

Big comeback for Beth and Danny

Wonderful news from Beth and Danny Fitzgerald

By Bethan Fitzgerald

“Danny’s knee is so far better than ever and he’s out on his bike a lot strengthening it up. 231 more words

Working Dogs

Is harder safer?

An Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race that moved north of the Alaska Range for a Fairbanks restart this year because of bad trail was clearly kinder to mushers, but with three dogs now dead along that trail there are reasons to seriously ponder what the move meant for the dogs. 1,938 more words


Iditarod struggles

On a faster, easier race course in what constitutes mild weather by Alaska standards, yet another dog has died in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. 557 more words


Nighttime ride with the huskies

Bj√∂rkliden, Sweden –¬†North of the Arctic Cirle

We stood in the snow, flakes speckling our faces with moisture, and absorbed the howling yelps of the sled dogs. 2,111 more words