Reprinted from Sled Dog Sports Magazine, April 2006It is not supposed to be this cold in the middle of March in Fairbanks. The thermometer was stuck at 30 below zero the morning of the firs
That first race, no not the first race of the season, I mean the first race ever. Everyone has experienced it and most of them lived. My first race was ‘The Empire’ in Solon Springs, WI.
Wherever we are in our lives and no matter what our age, we all have beginnings. From the day we were born, walking, talking, or riding a bike for the first time.
Reprinted from the March/April 2006 Mushing Magazine.©Mushing Magazine 2006Alpine Outfitters was opened in 1988 by Becky and Joe Loveless of Roy, WA.
Featured in the March/Aril 2006 issue of Mushing Magazine.©2006 Mushing MagazineTo understand pancreatitis, it helps to know a few things about this gland whose proper functioning is so essential t
From the March/April 2006 Issue of Mushing MagazineJulie awoke to the sound of Jesse, one of our wheel dogs, lapping up water, and she kicked me awake. "Get up!" she said.
Featured in the March/April 2006 Issue:In 2001, I received word that Ray Redington, an Iditarod musher, was looking for someone to help in his dog yard.
Reprinted from Mushing Magazine, March/April 2006 issue.The dogs.
I had been running six dog races in Minnesota and Wisconsin for the past five winters and this was going to be my last year. There is a certain cycle to having a dog team.
Freight historySome breeds of freight dogs (such as the Siberian Husky, Samoyed, and Inuit sled dog) were developed over centuries.