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 him out on a mush … Continue readingIt’s all mine!
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) and is off the team … Continue readingNikki’s on Bed Rest
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 team on a four mile … Continue readingRetirements and Returns
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 become uncomfortable after an hour … Continue readingRockin’ and Rollin’