The A-boys are following in their mother's footsteps. Almost always at the front of the team, eager to pass others, always ready for a hug, Anvil embodies these traits well.
Apache is a goofy and lovable. His long legs speak to his athletic grace. He flies up the trail and loves attention.
Arson is steadfast and driven. Often found at the front of the team, he is eager for what ever the trail has in store.
Arson is sponsored by Barry Steeves
One of the sweetest dogs in the kennel, Bruiser has finished the Iditarod twice. He runs anywhere, with anyone.
Bruiser is sponsored by Jessica and Joel Booker
One of the few yearlings ready to race with the big boys, Found in the team or up front, Fargo is steady, curious, and ready to run.
Fern, like her mother Vegas, is steady, ready, and capable. Her easy gait and good appetite make her ready for the race trail.
Fetch has been tearing down the trail since he was harness broken. With the maturity of an older dog, he has kept pace with the big boys and always wants a butt scratch.
Gibson is a muscle machine. He drives all the time, is demanding of attention, and loves to eat. He has been impressing Mike with his performance since his first Iditarod in 2012.
Goblin has really been shining on the team this year. Solid, driven, and lovable he stands out not only because of his black spots, but also because of his promise.
Gremlin is a big mouth, big dog with speed. Known for his deep voice and tall stature he has shown talent and grace in harness since he was a yearling.
Gunnel is the most impatient dog in the kennel when it comes to feeding time. He finished the Iditarod as a yearling. He has the coat, metabolism, and drive we hope for. And he loves a butt scratch.
Named for the hurricane, Igor is tough and fast. He runs tirelessly and eats up everything in sight.
Often seen carrying his dish around the kennel, Jigsaw is one of the most talented gee haw leaders we have worked with. He is also really good at hugs.
Jigsaw is sponsored by Grandma Dorothy
As a yearling, Lancelot kept up with the race team with ease. Now that he is three, he definitely thinks that he is one of the cool kids. He had his first taste of the Iditarod last year and is eager for more.
Melville is playful and friendly. A goof in the kennel, he is all business on the trail. We all love his signature kisses.
Quinn is strong and happy. He runs gracefully and eats veraciously. Often seen barking at his dish, he is a secret cuddle bug..
Ruger was our handler's favorite dog when he was a puppy. He has grown into his reputation. He runs in lead and loves to go, go, go.
Rugar is sponsored by Beth & Larry Beede
Riot is one of the most athletic dogs in the kennel. She is tall and fast. She is often in lead.
If there was a teacher's pet in the kennel, it is Scrimshaw. He is lovable, always on task, does his work, and makes life easy for the musher. A big, strong, and hardworking dog.
Sherwood thinks he is the coolest. Capable and enthusiastic, he loves to go.
If there was a class clown in the kennel, it would be Slapshot. He is big, strong, and working on growing into himself.
Snowhook is a strong leader. She follows direction, keeps her mind on the trail, and is ready to go again and again.
Snowhook is sponsored by Jessica and Joel Booker
Built like a thoroughbred, Undertaker is young, but stepping up to the Iditarod challenge. His piercing blue eyes are unforgettable.
Uluru is tall and graceful. She is very driven in harness and has stood out in the team since she was harness broken. Her talents surpass her age.
Velcro is goofy, but talented. He runs up front, loves to eat, and is always curious about what is next.
This is the one. She has is all. Speed, speed, and more speed. Drive, drive, and more drive. Everything you would look for in the cutest sweetheart you could imagine.
Wingman has been showing up the race team since he was a yearling. A young leader with appetite, drive, and personality. Love this dog.
Woodshed reminds me of the greats. Athletically he is got it going on. Attitude, confidence, and talent.
Yonkers is always moving. Long and tall, comfortable anywhere in the team, Yonkers goes and goes.
Yesman is so eager for attention, it can be overwhelming. Put that same energy in lead and you have a future superstar.