6 Jul 2011

Former sled racing dogs retire to Nelson

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 2:25 pm on 6 July 2011

Two former world class sled racing dogs, Joseph and Helene, have retired in Mapua near Nelson. Both dogs have competed in the Iditarod Great Sled Race, which covers 1850 kilometres across Alaska and the 1000km Finnmark Race in northern Norway.