Sled Dog Books and DVDs
If you know someone who enjoys watching or participating in sled dog racing, then you may want to consider some of our Sled Dog Books and DVDs.
We stock manuals to help you get started in dog sledding, as well as accounts by famous mushers about some of their achievements.
The All Alaska Sweepstakes is the oldest organized sled dog race in the world, with records kept by the Nome Kennel Club dating back to the first race in 1908.
Dozens of beautiful photos by Jan DeNapoli, Donna Quante and others tell the story of the sixteen Alaskan mushers who entered their teams, each hoping to have their name engraved on the Sweepstakes trophy beside the great mushing legends “Scotty” Allan and Leonhard Seppala; and, of course, they were racing for the richest purse ever offered for a sled dog race: $100,000.00 winner-take-all!Learn More
Along Alaskan Trails, Adventures in Sled Dog History, by Helen Hegener, is a collection of true stories about Alaskan sled dogs and the role they played in the development of the north, with dozens of historic photos from the archives of the Alaska State Library, the University of Alaska Fairbanks, and other sources.Learn More
A film about wildlife and one wild life.
For the past 40 years, in a remote and harshly beautiful corner of northern Manitoba, Brian Ladoon has devoted his life to preserving and breeding an endangered species: Qimmiq – Canada’s indigenous Inuit Sled Dog.Learn More
Joe Redington Sr. was an ordinary man with estraordinary dreams - and buckets of determination! This firsthand account is of the man whose love for the Alaskan husky and the Iditarod Trail evolved into the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.Learn More
Your Dog In Harness by Mel Fishback Riley. There are very few books that really tell a beginner how to make his or her dog GO....the booklet was written with the hope that it will help beginners starting out in the world of mushing.Learn More