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We know that many of you visit our website for a quick laugh at our antics. Today, though, we want to take a minute and send out a heartfelt and sincere wish for all of the people and animals affected by the Sockeye Fire near Willow, Alaska.
So many of the mushers that we follow during the racing season live in this area, so we have been reading harrowing stories for two days of people racing to move animals, people losing their homes to fire, and others stepping up and offering a place for people and animals to live while the firefighters fight this monster fire.
Even though we are thousand of miles away, our attention is focused on this musher-centric area and wish everyone the best.
We also want to give our best wishes to all of the emergency personnel, especially the firefighters, who are risking their lives to help.
Two articles we recommend reading:
P.S. – We also have our paws crossed for all of our Houston area friends who will be getting a significant amount of rain – something Alaska needs and Texas doesn’t.
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