sledge dog


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Noun1.sledge dog - a dog trained to draw a sled usually in a teamsledge dog - a dog trained to draw a sled usually in a team
working dog - any of several breeds of usually large powerful dogs bred to work as draft animals and guard and guide dogs
Alaskan malamute, malamute, malemute - breed of sled dog developed in Alaska
Siberian husky - breed of sled dog developed in northeastern Siberia; they resemble the larger Alaskan malamutes
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A family's beloved pet greyhound was almost killed when it was mauled by an Alaskan sledge dog.
AAAAAH 'halt,' a sledge dog command, usually softly called
The book is based on Buck, a sledge dog in the Klondike, and his personal journey of self-transformation.
Bernard, half - Scottish sheepdog, is stolen from his comfortable home in California and pressed into service as a sledge dog in the Klondike.
2009: "La Grande Odyssee 2008"--long-distance sledge dog race
2006: International sledge dog race Phone: 033 675 80 80 Info: www.
In the evening, the men carried into their snow-house "all boots, fur mittens, and even the sledge dog harness to prevent the dogs from eating them during our sleeping hours" (McClintock, 1859:229).
Atkinson took responsibility in the immediate aftermath, but some of his decisions still prompt debate, particularly with reference to Scott's written orders regarding the use of sledge dogs.
HARNESSED TO THE POLE: SLEDGE DOGS IN SERVICE TO AMERICAN EXPLORERS OF THE ARCTIC, 1853-1909.
James, "The Sledge Dogs of the Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey, 1945-46," Polar Record 5,33/34 (1947): 40-43.