44 YEAR OLD YUKON QUEST Musher
Nationality:
American
Current Residence:
Cantwell, Alaska
Occupation(s):
Guide, Sled Builder, Lodge Owner
Kennel Name:
Squid Acres Kennel
Kennel Name Origination:
We first got sled dogs in Fairbanks while attending UAF. Paige studied squid for her Master's Thesis and we decided to name our little homestead Squid Acres as a cute little joke. It stuck.
Kennel Bloodlines:
Squid - a little of this and a little of that, all mixed up.
Breeds:
Alaskan Husky
# of Dogs in Kennel:
55
Sponsors:
Chevrolet, Buick, GMC of Fairbanks, Horst Expediting, Woodland Wellness Center, Quantic Online Business School, Big Dans Pet Food, TNT Dog Center. Ursa major Distilling.

Musher Question & Answer

How many years have you been running dogs?
15
How did you get started running dogs?

<p>Built a sled and adopted a few dogs from shelters and other kennels.</p>

What do you love most about running sled dogs?

<p>Time alone in the wilderness with my dogs</p>

Why did you enter the Yukon Quest? What are your goals for the race?
To finish towards the top with happy and healthy dogs
List recent sled dog races and/or best performances
Year: 2021; Race: Iditarod; Finish Position: 20th
Year: 2020; Race: Yukon Quest; Finish Position: 3rd
Year: 2019; Race: Yukon Quest; Finish Position: 12th
Year: 2018; Iditarod; Finish Position: 29th
Year: 2017; Iditarod; Finish Position: 30th