Kraken left us somewhat unexpectedly. Last October I brought him to the vet because he was slowing down. There was a mixup with the bloodwork because I brought two dogs in at the same time and the vet’s office had a new machine. We retested … Continue readingRIP Kraken
I forgot how much work it is to train for a race. I have no idea how I did this in Fairbanks– well– actually I think I do. I’d go to work, then workout, and then mush from 8pm until 2am and then go to … Continue readingWhich Stinkers Are Running?
For our first season in the Yukon, Greg and Ilana have been participating in the Yukon Brewing Copper Haul League sponsored by Jon & Debbie’s Skywolf K9 Adventures Dogsled Tours. The 10 mile race happens at the Copper Haul trail starting at Fish Lake road. … Continue readingMarathon and Dog Race
The last time Ilana had a moose encounter was in Fairbanks when she was charged by an angry adolescent moose in the dog yard. In L’Amable, Ilana never did see a moose, but Greg encountered a moose while jogging the trails in the spring. Since … Continue readingMoose, Repeat!