By Bruce D. Heald PhD

ISBN-10: 1609492641

ISBN-13: 9781609492649

Sled canines trot via expanses of gleaming white snow, pulling a musher and energetically surging with the command, "Let's go!" From pups to pro rivals, sled canine associate with mushers in a passionate pursuit of an excellent racing culture. The popular and bold Laconia global Championship Sled puppy Derby, the hot England Sled puppy membership and well-known drivers like Dr. Charles Belford--who got here in 5th position at Laconia on the age of seventeen--helped solidify the celebrity of latest England sled puppy trails. Historian Bruce D. Heald celebrates the easiest of the game within the quarter, from the feats of mythical Arthur Walden and his recognized Chinook canine to the Siberian huskies' contribution to the area conflict II attempt. sign up for Heald as he charts the legacy of this outstanding sport.

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