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31 Days of Horror: Day 1 Movie: Trick ‘r Treat

31 Days of Horror: Day 1 Movie Trick ‘r Treat Every year we have a tradition in the Forto house where we celebrate the greatest month of the year, October, with scare your socks off, hide under the covers, turn on all the lights, sleep with one eye open, fright fest, movie marathon every night of the month! Day 1 …

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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: Late September Dogs

The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: Late September Dogs As I was lying in bed the other night, between the moment of slumber and rest I could hear all of the dogs around me at the kennels in the neighborhood. There are at lest four of them within a 1/4 mile or so. I soon realized that this is what …

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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: 31 Days of Horror

The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: 31 Days of Horror Every family has some sort of tradition. That is what makes us unique from the rest of middle-class suburbia in the middle of Americana with hot apple pie and the mini van in the driveway. Some of us go all out decorating our houses like Clark Wilhelm “Sparky” Griswold, Jr. and …

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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: We’re Not in Kansas Anymore…

The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: We’re Not in Kansas Anymore… This past weekend I attended a symposium put on by the Willow (Alaska) Dog Mushers Association and lets just say I got schooled! I have called myself a musher for the better part of two decades and after hearing these guys talk I soon realized that everything I have …

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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: Lynyrd Skynard vs. Barry Manilow

The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: Lynyrd Skynard vs. Barry Manilow A lot can be said about Balance. The Yin and the Yang. The Black and the White. Darth Vader vs. Luke Skywalker.  The cool side of the pillow… but I am reading a book by Mitch Seavey: Lead, Follow or Get Out of the Way: Unconventional Sled Dog Secrets …

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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: Sleeping Under the Same Big Sky

The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: Sleeping Under the Same Big Sky The other day my wife sent me a little song lyric on Facebook from a Disney movie: An American Tail. It is about a little mouse named Fievel that goes out on his own to experience an adventure but is forced to leave his family behind. Kinda sounds …

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New Rules for Service Animals and the ADA

New Rules for Service Animals and the ADA The Department of Justice is muddying the waters of the disabled and the use of service animals in the new definitions for what a service animal must be. In the past people have used animals of all types. Everything from a gerbil to a donkey for a wide range of disabilities including …

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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: Dog Works Radio Shows

The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: Dog Works Radio Shows As many of my rabid readers know, my hands are in everything. That can be an omen or a curse or it could be just the way I roll. One of my favorite projects that I am involved in is my radio show, The Dog Doctor Radio Show and Mush! …

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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: Alaska Dog Works

The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: Alaska Dog Works It took just about a month to get all the paperwork in order and filed with the State to do business as a foreign entity in Alaska. That simply means that our corporate structure will stay at our headquarters in Colorado while we “do business as” Alaska Dog Works here. As …

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