Musher Question & Answer
I've been running the 2020 team for 3 years now, so it will be exciting to face the challenge of this years race together and see the progression from puppy to professional.
A friend of mine connected me with a musher who needed a handler, so I drove from Nova Scotia to Alberta and have been working with sled dogs ever since.
The adventure and opportunity it gives me, to travel through and visit some of the best places with a healthy and happy team of dogs ahead of you is an unbeatable feeling.
Everyone at Atka has been a hockey player or athlete at some point, so the litter themes are mostly sports based. The puppy pens are full of Hall of Famers and dynasty teams so it will be interesting to see if they live up to their name sakes.
Anything from Lost Dog Street Band and Jason Isbell to Datsik and Keys n Krates. It's a diverse selection!