Monthly Archives: January 2011

It’s all mine!

Magic is one of the dogs that came with the house when we purchased  it 8 years ago. He lived outside in the dog yard for most of his life, but was not a mushing dog. Every year I took … Continue reading

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Nikki’s on Bed Rest

Last Friday I noticed a big gash on the big pad of Nikki’s front left paw pad.  She either stepped on something sharp on the trail or in the dog yard. She ended up getting eight stitches (hot pink thread) … Continue reading

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Retirements and Returns

Rocket and Chester have both announced their retirement. Rocket (9 years old) said he prefers not to run at all, due to overheating and possible laryngeal paralysis, but if it’s cold enough (below zero), he’ll consider running with the Z … Continue reading

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Rockin’ and Rollin’

I’m almost enjoying some music while on the trail. Whether it’s mushing or running, I have my MP3 player or similar. This winter, rather than wear headphones, I got a Bosch jobsite radio. The problem with headphones is they invariably … Continue reading

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