A History of Dog Sledding in New England (Sports) by Bruce D. Heald PhD

By Bruce D. Heald PhD

Sled canines trot via expanses of glowing white snow, pulling a musher and energetically surging with the command, "Let's go!" From doggies to pro opponents, sled canines companion with mushers in a passionate pursuit of a very good racing culture. The popular and bold Laconia global Championship Sled puppy Derby, the hot England Sled puppy membership and recognized drivers like Dr. Charles Belford--who got here in 5th position at Laconia on the age of seventeen--helped solidify the celebrity of recent 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 well-known Chinook canine to the Siberian huskies' contribution to the area battle II attempt. subscribe to Heald as he charts the legacy of this amazing sport.

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