Type of dog: Canadian Inuit
Age: 5, born in March of 2008
Birthplace: Wintergreen Dogsled Lodge; Ely, MN
Parents: Thule and Jens
Favorite position: Lead
Some of you may remember me . . . I spent this past fall visiting schools with Dave and Amy. That was fun. I met so many nice kids! I have to admit that I was happy to return to Wintergreen. I have so many relatives and friends here. I like to be with all these other dogs! I also like to pull a dogsled! We have plenty of snow and the trails are in great shape. Pulling a dogsled is really my favorite thing to do, aside from eating and being pet by nice people.
I run in the lead position most of the time. I have to listen to what the people on the dogsled say. They are called mushers. They tell me what to do. If they say “hike”, I know that it is time to go. When they say “whoa”, I need to stop. If they tell me “gee”, I turn to the right. If they say “haw”, I turn to the left. There are more commands, but those are the basics.