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Issue: 2019-04-10, PHOTO: Pixabay

Lily is an energetic dog. At three months old, it was abnormal for her to sleep for three solid hours in the middle of the day. That was the first sign that something was off. The second was that, when owner Daniel Guhl woke her, she was wobbly on... Read more

Yukoners Pets

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Issue: 2016-02-04, PHOTO: Rick Massie

Twenty-five mushers from around the world are attempting the 32nd Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile Sled Dog Race, the toughest sled dog race on the planet. The race starts on Feb. 6, from Fairbanks, Alaska, following the Yukon River into Whitehorse, Yukon. Read more

Yukon Winter

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Issue: 2015-08-20 PHOTO COMPOSITION: Rick Massie

One day in 2011, Todd Pilgrim was returning from a hike when he saw something grey and silverish by the road. As he went closer, he discovered that it was a young tundra swan. It had a drooping wing and couldn’t fly away. Read more

Yukon Arts

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Issue: 2015-02-19 PHOTO: Gavin Howells

The Yukon Wildlife Preserve has been helping injured, orphaned, and sick animals for over ten years. Located 25 minutes from downtown Whitehorse on the Hot Springs Road, It is a very important place in Whitehorse Read more

Yukon Wildlife

The fluffy white dog with the black eye patch stared up at me adoringly and thwacked his tail furiously against the x-ray table. A bylaw officer had brought him in; he’d been running loose, and was apparently injured. Read more

Yukoners Pets

There's a lot of serious stuff in my profession, as with many others, but sometimes things just happen that get pretty funny. Read more

Yukon Education

We are at the volunteer meeting for the Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race and everyone is waiting for me, as checkpoint manager, to tell them what they are in for. Of all the checkpoints in the race, Dawson City is the longest.... Read more

Yukon Active

One of the most common emergency calls that vets get is for seizures in dogs. Other animals can have seizures, but most of the calls involve dogs. Most people know roughly what epilepsy is, but much of the disease remains a mystery to most. Read more

Yukoners Pets

This is the first column in a monthly series in which Jim Kenyon will answer readers' questions about animals and animal care. Read more

Yukoners Pets