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2011-2012 Dog Practice Has Started!

It's finally cool enough to get out there training dogs! The athletes are very excited to be out and running again. Only 4 weeks until the first dryland race so we have some work to do, wish us luck!

By | October 3rd, 2011|Training, Windigo Kennels & Outfitters|0 Comments

Sled Dog Racing: Coughlin Third in 10-dog Class

By: News Tribune staff, Duluth News Tribune Published on February 15, 2011 Tone Coughlin of Iron River was third in the adult 10-dog class Saturday in the Pine River Run of the Wisconsin Trailblazers Sled Dog Club races in Merrill, Wis. Jan Bootz-Dittmar of Wausau, Wis., won the 20-mile event in 1 hour, 4 minutes, [...]

Heading Out to the First Sled Races of the Year!

Deb, the dogs, and I are headed out tomorrow morning for the first sled race of the season tomorrow morning in Kalkaska, MI. It's the second longest running sled dog race in the lower 48 behind Laconia, NY. I am driving three teams, 8 dog, 6 dog, and 4 dog. The teams have been training hard [...]

By | January 13th, 2011|Eurohound, Racing, Training, Windigo Kennels & Outfitters|0 Comments

Ready to Race!

One of Deb's long time customers from northern Illinois came up last weekend to run his rescue siberians on some snow.  Jason got some good footage of my team heading out for our first interval training session of the year.  The dogs in blaze orange and Raimo in wheel are Endurance Kennel's dogs, all the [...]

By | December 24th, 2010|Training, Windigo Kennels & Outfitters|0 Comments

Fun Fall Training Video

Deb & Steve came out to see how the dogs' new blaze orange harnesses were fitting. Sorry for all the wheel dog action, I forgot to bring my sunglasses so I was getting pelted with sand in the eyes and had to look down. Our run was a non-stop pace run, 3.54 miles avg spd [...]

By | October 21st, 2010|Dryland, Training, Windigo Kennels & Outfitters|0 Comments

A Quick Update

WOW, a lot has happened since our last update.  We moved down to Iron River, WI at Windigo Kennels & Outfitters back in April.  Our dog yard is separate from theirs with a few of their dogs that I work with in our team.  This year we will be running 10 and 8 dog sprint [...]

By | August 16th, 2010|Angel, Barracuda, Main Menu, Windigo Kennels & Outfitters|0 Comments