59 YEAR OLD YUKON QUEST Veteran
Nationality:
USA
Occupation(s):
Dog Musher
Kennel Name:
Husky Homestead
Kennel Name Origination:
It just came to me one day.
Kennel Bloodlines:
King
Breeds:
Alaskan Huskies
# of Dogs in Kennel:
65
Sponsors:
Alaska Industrial Hardware, American Dehydrated Foods Inc., Alaska Denali Travel, 49th State Brewing Company, Howling Dog Alaska, Inlet Tower Hotel & Suites, Kaladi Brothers Coffee, Redpaw, Touch 'n Seal, Usibelli Coal Mine

Musher Question & Answer

How many years have you been running dogs?
39
How did you get started running dogs?

Reading Jack London

What do you love most about running sled dogs?
Are you a member of any other organizations involved in sled dog sports?
Founding member of Mush With Pride
Why did you enter the Yukon Quest? What are your goals for the race?
It's been 25 years since I've seen the trail and I'd like to see it again.
How did your dogs get their names?/ How do you choose names?

My three daughters have been in charge of naming all of my pups since they were very young - so they decided to use "themes" for each litter. Sometimes they let me help.

What music do you listen to on the trail?
List recent sled dog races and/or best performances
2014 - Kobuk 440 - 1st
2014 - Kuskokwim - 2nd
2013 - Kobuk 440 - 1st
2013 - Kuskokwim 300 - 1st