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Jaana’s False Pregnancy – A Dog Owner’s Perspective

Most large race teams that run ten plus canine athletes are breeding a litter or two each year while others prefer not to raise pups an purchase dogs from top mushers. We also need to put some puppies on the ground in order to feed young blood into the race team. In our experience, [...]

By | 2017-03-16T09:40:35+00:00 June 16th, 2016|Categories: Breeding, Jaana, Puppies, Sled Dogs|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Jaana’s False Pregnancy – A Dog Owner’s Perspective

Sprint Sled Dog Racing Featured in Sports Illustrated!

A wonderful article titled "Born to Run: Sprint sled-dog racing is fast and furry-ous" with Lilly Stewart, a sprint musher from Ipswich, Massachusetts was published this week in Sports Illustrated. Some of our mushing friends Ken Davis of Saginaw, MN and Amy Cooper of Holmen, WI are also mentioned in the article. Such great publicity [...]

By | 2017-03-16T09:06:51+00:00 April 8th, 2015|Categories: Press|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Sprint Sled Dog Racing Featured in Sports Illustrated!

Summer Training With Sled Dogs – Update

Summer training is still going strong! Cool mornings with wet grass has helped a lot, most of our favorite water holes have dried up. The dogs are running 10.5-7mi 4-5 days/week and having lots of fun doing it! We're really looking to see what they can do once harness season starts in late September. Here's [...]

By | 2014-07-21T11:20:31+00:00 July 21st, 2014|Categories: Training|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Summer Training With Sled Dogs – Update

Summer Training With Sled Dogs

There is no such thing as off season for elite athletes! The goals and methods may change throughout the season but the bodies need to stay in a forward motion, with lungs expanding, muscles lengthening and contracting, hearts pounding, joints and ligaments strengthening, and minds exercised. We are well out of harness training [...]

By | 2014-05-28T08:49:26+00:00 May 28th, 2014|Categories: Training|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Summer Training With Sled Dogs