Sled Dog News

5 Spectacular Alternatives to the Classic Alpine Ski Break, from Luxury Adventure Travel Specialists AdventureTemples

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2012

(PRWEB UK) 27 October 2011 AdventureTemples believe every holiday should feel like a once in a lifetime experience. As part of the celebrations surrounding their launch this month, they want to inspire us all to break the mould, by taking one of 5 truly special winter holidays with a difference 1. Lapland Cabins [...]

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Its Back! Ski Free at Winter Park Resort, April 4-24 Winter Park-Fraser Valley Offers Two Free Lift Tickets with Every Two Night Lodging Stay

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2012

Winter Park-Fraser Valley, Colo. (Vocus/PRWEB) February 10, 2011 The Winter Park-Fraser Valley Chamber of Commerce announces the return of its popular Ski Free promotion just in time for spring ski season. Book a minimum of two nights lodging at any participating lodging property and receive two adult one-day lift tickets at Winter Park Resort. [...]

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Adventurer with MS Reaches the Top of the World

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2012

Beverly, MA (PRWEB) April 27, 2011 Overcoming sub-zero temperatures, high winds and unfavorable conditions on the arctic ice, on April 23rd Wendy Booker became the first person with MS to stand at the North Pole. After trekking the last degree to the North Pole with her canine and human teammates, Wendy awoke to near [...]

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Pet Safety Tips from Acclaimed Veterinarians at MyPetCareTV.com Help Pet Owners Celebrate the Cat’s Meow of Holiday Seasons

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2012

Los Angeles (PRWEB) November 2, 2008 As families all around the country start pulling out their favorite holiday recipes, and shopping lists, and decorations, it’s easy to overlook one hairy detail: the family pets. Between vacationing out-of-town and readying the house for a veritable invasion of friends and family members, it is really no surprise [...]

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Veterinarians at MyPetCareTV.com Offer Tips to Keep Your Pets Trim and Healthy for 2009

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2012

Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 14, 2009 Los Angeles, CA – January 14, 2009 — It’s that time of year when we dust off the treadmill and vow to eat better, lose weight and be healthier. But what about your pet? Pets too deserve a healthy and happy New Year. According to a 2007 study [...]

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Road Warriors Rev Up For A Historic Challenge of Endurance, Grit and Determination

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2012

Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 1, 2009 America’s most fearless road warriors and veterans gear up to make an epic, once in a lifetime, journey across two continents from Key West, Florida to Homer, Alaska in the Hoka Hey Motorcycle Challenge. The 1,000 riders will be put to the test, their strength, honor and courage [...]

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New CD, ‘Dog Appreciation Lessons’ Offers Unique and Charming Insights about the Nature and Behavior of ‘Man’s Best Friend’

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2012

Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA (PRWEB) December 24, 2009 Marion Venture Publishing proudly announces the publication of Fred M. Haneys CD, Dog Appreciation Lessons: Humor and Wisdom from People Who Love Dogs. The extremely informative and entertaining CD gives dog lovers a deeper appreciation for the magic of dogs. It also helps them build a [...]

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Princess Cruises Debuts New Land Excursion Options for Alaska Cruisetour Passengers

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2012

(Vocus) March 26, 2010 Santa Clarita, Calif. — Princess Cruises has added nine new choices to its lineup of optional land excursions for Alaska cruisetours, giving travelers opportunities for fresh adventures, including discovering how local hunters and trappers live, exploring by ATV, riding a dog cart, visiting a true Eskimo village or learning to cook [...]

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Flying Poodles – A Christmas Story a new Children’s Holiday Classic just in time for Christmas

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2012

Redwood City, CA (PRWEB) November 5, 2010 A new Christmas classic has been released just in time for the holidays, written by Karen Morss and illustrated by Ginger Nielson. An emergency, a rescue, an adventure and the most adorable cast of characters to meet Christmas in ages, Flying Poodles is sure to become one of [...]

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Trupanion Announces Additions to Its Pet Insurance Coverage

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2012

Seattle, WA (PRWEB) January 10, 2012 Due to customer demand, Trupanion, the nations second-largest and fastest-growing pet insurance provider, has expanded its core coverage to include therapeutic pet food, supplements and mobility devices, and added optional benefits for alternative therapies, feline kidney transplants, and special disorders associated with working pets. These treatment options, which were [...]

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Winningest Musher in the World Jeff King Comes Out of Retirement After a Good Nights Sleep

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2012

(PRWEB) July 02, 2011 Alaska is his home. The Iditarod is his passion. His mattress? The Back Performance mattress from Paramount Sleep. Jeff King, the four-time Iditarod champion who is widely recognized as the Winningest Musher in the World has come out of retirement to enter the 40th Iditarod. I needed a break. I [...]

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So Mush Fun on the Gunflint Trail in Spite of the Cancellation of the 29th Running of the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2012

Grand Marais, MN (PRWEB) January 25, 2012 When the officials announced the cancellation of the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon on January 16th, 2012 it didn’t take long for the Gunflint Trail mushing community to plan a replacement race. The Gunflint Trail Mail Run sled dog race will be held on January 30th and 31st. [...]

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Kearney Dog Sled Races Good for North Muskoka Resorts

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2012

Almaguin Highlands, Ontario (PRWEB) January 31, 2012 For the eighteenth year, the Kearney Dog Sled Races will take place in the beautiful Ontario Near-North tourist region of the Almaguin Highlands, just north of Muskoka, Ontario. This very popular annual winter event draws spectators and participants from right across Canada and the United States and is [...]

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New Iditarod.com Website

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2012

The Iditarod recently unveiled a brand new website where you can access various features, information, and tools. Do you like the new Iditarod website design better? Miss the old site? Click here for more information at the Iditarod website.

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Winter Park-Fraser Valley Offers 5 Travel Tips When Snow is Slow to Show

by Sleddoggin Staff February 19, 2012

Winter Park-Fraser Valley, Colo. (PRWEB) January 11, 2012 Mother Nature is being stingy with the snowfall so far this winter across the United States, with less than 20 percent of the nation covered in the white stuff. But, as Winter Park-Fraser Valley points out, it is still possible to book a fun-filled winter vacation. [...]

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Turned Down by NORAD, Author Seeks Alternative Tracker for Santa Christina (“Mrs. Claus”) and Her Sled Dogs When They Help Her Husband Deliver Toys on Christmas Eve

by Sleddoggin Staff February 18, 2012

New York, NY (PRWEB) August 18, 2011 The author of a childrens picture book, Santa Christina and Her Sled Dogs, said today that NORAD (North American Aerospace Defense Command) had turned down his request to track Christmas Eve delivery of toys by Santa Christina (Mrs. Claus)–even though NORAD has tracked her famous husbands toy deliveries [...]

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Small Company with Big Heart – Octo Consulting Group Celebrates the Holidays With Over $60K in Charitable Donations

by Sleddoggin Staff February 17, 2012

Mclean, VA (PRWEB) January 14, 2012 Octo Consulting Group, a leading provider of technology and management consulting services to the Federal government, celebrated the holiday spirit by donating $ 60K to 39 different charities. The highest contribution of $ 5,000 went to Covenant House International. Covenant House International is a charity whose mission is to [...]

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Grand County Winter Sports Carnival Announces Schedule, Dec. 30-Feb. 11 Six-Week Celebration Marks 100-Year Anniversary of First Winter Carnival in Western United States

by Sleddoggin Staff February 16, 2012

Granby, Colo. (PRWEB) November 01, 2011 The Grand Winter Sports Carnival will take place throughout the mountains of Grand County Dec. 30 through Feb. 11. The festival marks the 100th anniversary of the first winter carnival west of the Mississippi. The six-week-long celebration, presented by the Grand County Historical Association, will encompass all aspects [...]

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