Category Archives: Capella

Capella Has Cancer \ Myra Gets a Tooth Pulled

I brought sweet little Capella to the vet for an old lady check up.  At 12.5 years old, Capella is slowing down a bit. I wasn’t expecting to hear that she had mammary cancer and three lesions on her lungs. … Continue reading

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Look Who’s Retiring

We have a bunch of dogs retiring. These dogs are my champions, but are too old or have medical issues and can no longer run. We officially have more retirees than dogs who can pull a sled– which breaks my … Continue reading

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First Run of the Season

First run of the 2016-2017 season. 35 degrees Fahrenheit (1.6 Celsius). 2 mile loop. Wayne & Stella (Lead) Phanty & Siren (Point) Medusa & Zeus (Team) Bear & Capella (Team) Moe & Dru (Team) Ted (Ted’s first mush ever!) (Team) … Continue reading

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Attempt Running a Longer Route

The Stinkers are very ready to put on more miles. Today we attempted a new route with 14 dogs, Greg as the musher and Ilana in the basket. The goal was to haw (turn left) onto Old Detlor road from Hastings … Continue reading

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