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March 2011

March 27, 2011

2011 Arctic Expedition – Diet and Nutrition

The physical demands of an Arctic mountain expedition (as opposed to an Arctic coast expedition) are significant to say the least. On his solo expeditions, Joe spends about 15 hours a day on the move. There are a lot of physical demands out there: feeding the team, tearing down camp, hooking up the dogs, skiing […]

March 19, 2011

2011 Arctic Expedition: Wolf versus Moose

The Arctic is, without a doubt, a wilderness where predator and prey are constantly engaged in a classic battle for survival. It’s not very common to come across a kill site, but just the other day on the expedition, Joe and the team set up camp across the river from a moose kill. There wasn’t […]

March 12, 2011

Malamute of the Month – Tip

We’re happy to honor our friend, Tip, as the mal of the month for March! Tip came to us as a pup a few years ago from our dear friend and fellow malamute breeder, Roger Burggraf (Taaralaste kennel).  We named him Tip because of his distinct red-tipped ears. Wasn’t he a darling puppy? Tip’s always […]