Tag Archives: Robert Forto

Iditarod 41: Day 5 coverage

Join hosts Robert Forto and Alex Stein as we bring you day 5 coverage of the 2013 Iditarod on Mushing Radio. On this episode we talk about the speed of the mushers and how to calculate it, busted sleds, great steaks in Takotna and the standings with most teams taking their mandatory 24s. Our featured musher this evening is rookie ... Read More »

Iditarod 41: Day 2 Coverage

Join hosts Robert Forto and Alex Stein as we bring you day 2 coverage of the 2013 Iditarod on Mushing Radio. On this episode we talk about the re-start in Willow, the first three checkpoints of the race; Yentna Station, Skwentna and Finger Lake and profile Joar Ulsom from Norway. Photo Credit: Alaska Dispatch Listen now: Listen to internet radio ... Read More »

The Gypsy Musher in Sweden

Join host, Hugh Neff as he calls in from Sweden as he prepares to run the Finmark race on March 9th. We also welcome Taisto Thorneus, and Mats Petersson to the show. Lots of great stories and good times. It is fascinating that even though we are separated by many miles and language, one thing always ties us together; The Dawgs!  Listen ... Read More »

Dog Works Radio presents Georgia Jailhouse Dogs

Join host, Robert Forto as he welcomes Gordon Panter the founder of Georgia Jailhouse Dogs to Dog Works Radio. Panter, knows what its like to be on the inside looking out. As a former offender he had an idea when he was serving time; “How can I do something with my life to make a difference?” He acted on that ... Read More »

The Gypsy Musher heading to far off lands

Join hosts Hugh Neff and Robert Forto as the bring you The Gypsy Musher radio show live from the road. On this episode, Hugh hosts the show from the road in Chicago from Iditarod musher, Pat Moon‘s place as he prepares for his monumental trip to Norway to run races in Europe. Along for the trip are three of Hugh’s ... Read More »

Mushing Radio presents Susan Dent

Join host, Robert Forto as he welcomes veterinarian, Dr. Susan Dent to Mushing Radio. Dr. Dent, is a veterinarian and the owner of Wildwood Mobile Vet Clinic in Alaska and on this episode we speak to her about vaccinations. We discuss each illness/disease that is common in dogs and the importance of proper vaccination schedules and techniques. We talk about ... Read More »

The Sibe Vibe presents Louise Basson

Join hosts Robert Forto and Dorothy Wills-Raftery as they welcomes Louise Basson a canine trainer that lives in Cape Town South Africa to The Sibe Vibe. On this episode we are spanning the globe and we jump right in with Louise and talk about everything Huskies; from mushing to clicker training to behavior problem and more. Did you know that ... Read More »

Mushing Radio presents Jason Mackey

Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes Iditarod musher, Jason Mackey to Mushing Radio. If you know anything about mushing you have heard of the name Mackey. The family is as much to the sport as dogs and sleds. Starting with Dick and followed by his sons, Rick, Lance and Jason, the Mackey’s have been a force to be reckoned ... Read More »

Mushing Radio presents Lisa Strecker

Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes anthropologist and musher, Lisa Strecker to Mushing Radio. Strecker, a native of Germany and a PhD student in Anthropolgy at the Univeristy of Alaska-Fairbanks is also a musher and partipiates in a very cool race in Russia. Working in Kamchatka (Russia) for over ten years, there she became interested in local native sled dog ... Read More »

Mushing Radio presents Dr. Tim

Join host, Robert Forto as he welcomes Dr. Tim Hunt to Mushing Radio. Dr. Hunt is a veterinarian and a long time musher. He is also the owner of the famous Dr. Tim’s Pet Food and in particular, its Momentum brand that is for athletic sled dogs. On this episode we talk about the differences in dog foods, how to ... Read More »