Join host Robert Forto as he welcomes dog musher, Brittney Mason to Mushing Radio.
My Name is Brittney Mason. 31 years old. I am a Dog Handler at Dream A Dream Dog Farm in Willow, Alaska. I have lived in Alaska for 3 years originally from Woodbridge, Va and Have Worked with Sled Dogs For Almost 2 years. What Made Me fall in love with this Profession working with these Canine Athletes was their Passion and full of excitement wanting to Always move Forward. I Love What I do and Adore Every Dog I Have Worked With Through My Journey in this evolving Dog Lover Sport.
The proper function of man is to LIVE, not to EXIST. I shall not waste my days in trying to prolong them. I shall use my time. -Jack London
What we discuss on this episode:
- How Britney Mason got started in mushing
- The Day in the Life of a Dog Handler at Dream a Dream Dog Farm
- Brittney tells us about her favorite dogs
Host, Robert Forto’s Bio:
Robert Forto is the training director for Alaska Dog Works where they train dogs for canine obedience, working dogs, therapy dogs and service dogs for clients all over North America. He is also a dog musher and he and his wife operate a 40-dog mushing kennel in Willow, Alaska, called Team Ineka. They can often be seen at local races and leading expeditions in the Alaska backcountry with outdoor leadership students at the University of Alaska. Robert is the producer of Dog Works Radio that has been on the air since 2009 and is currently simulcast on a local radio station, KVRF in Palmer, Alaska.
Links and Resources Mentioned:
- Brittney’s Instagram feed
- Dream a Dream Dog Farm
- RSS feed for our show: https://dogworksradio.libsyn.com/rss
- Alaska Dog Works
- Robert Forto on Twitter: @robertforto
- Michele Forto on Twitter: @micheleforto
- Alex Stein on Twitter: @coldfootfilms
- Dog Works Radio on Facebook
- Dog Works Radio on Instagram
- KVRF in Alaska
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