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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The film is an adaptation of Jack London's classic novel of the same name, that follows the journey of a sledge dog named Buck in the Alaskan wilderness.
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.
11--14.01.2009: "La Grande Odyssee 2008"--long-distance sledge dog race
21-22.01.2006: International sledge dog race Phone: 033 675 80 80 Info: www.kandersteg.ch
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).
told how they suffered frostbite and his sorrow at putting down the sledge dogs when they ran out of food for them.