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Category Archives: Meet the Team

An introduction to SportDOG Staff, ProStaff and supporters

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Jeff King and Team
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Iditarod 2012 – Jeff King’s Race Wrap-up

It is a glorious cloudless day here at Denali.  There is no place like home, unless of course you are speaking of Nome.  Iditarod 2012 could not have been more fun for Husky Homestead.  A spectacular team of supporters and dogs hit 4th Avenue in downtown Anchorage for the ceremonial start, introducing us to our Read the Rest…

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Woods for a blind
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My First Turkey Hunt-An Engineer’s Tale

This year I had the opportunity to go on a Turkey hunt in South Georgia with some good friends/seasoned turkey hunters; Clay Thompson, Kevin Lee, and Darrell Douglas.  Upon arrival to the plantation we unloaded our gear and then piled back into the suburban to go out scouting.  We drove the plantation roads glassing what Read the Rest…

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SportDOG Field Staff and Labrador Retriever
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How I Got Started with Retrievers and Hunt Tests

I started duck hunting back in the early 80’s with some friends when I lived in Minnesota. My friend’s family had a cabin on a small lake in Minnesota that we would go and hang out at during the year. In the fall we would go to the cabin and try some duck hunting. We Read the Rest…

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Growing Up in the Outdoors

The Outdoors.  It is something that we as outdoorsman are all passionate about and something that we hold dear to our hearts.  We often have some of the best times of our lives in the outdoors, whether it is in a tree stand or a duck blind, on a 4 wheeler or horseback.  The outdoors Read the Rest…

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On Track to Iditarod 2012

WOW. The New Year has arrived on schedule and the Husky Homestead team is on track to arrive at the Iditarod Starting line in early March.  Our first race of the season in mid-December was the Sheep Mountain 150 Sled Dog Race. Over 45 teams assembled to take on this challenging mountain terrain. The field Read the Rest…

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The Blonde and the Hound: Rocky Beginnings

I have been with SportDOG™ for the better part of 3 years. I have been very fortunate to work with some of the best hunters and just all around great people, but nothing stood out to me more than the “Hound” guys. I won’t say it was love at first sight, but it was definitely Read the Rest…

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Going Birdy

I grew up with hunters. From family to friends, hunting was all around me. Unfortunately, my experience through my upper teens consisted mostly of accompanying friends into the woods and waiting for a buck to come my way. My heart was in the right place, but my execution was, let’s call it, less than desirable…and Read the Rest…

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My Favorite Dog

I have had the opportunity over the years to see a lot of amazing dogs with my job, but there is always that one that is your favorite. Me personally, that dog is my own dog Bullet, of course. We have seen so much of North America since he was born in November 2005. We Read the Rest…

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SportDOG Brand: The Secret

For reasons unclear to me, the crew here at SportDOG believes I should write the first installment of our new blog. Maybe it’s an age thing. I’m thrilled to do so but I certainly am not the best writer you will read here, so come back for the good stuff. Now, onto blog one: If Read the Rest…

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