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5 coolest things we've seen all week

December 13, 2015

1. Yoda Bear the Norwegian Elkhound
Yoda Bear is living the life and knows what it means to get after it! He gets to call a snowbound cabin in the middle of the woods his home. This little Norwegian elkhound lives the life we all imagine.

2. Sita | Meet Cornice, a Jackson Hole Avalanche Dog
Sita is arguably one of the cutest dogs on the internet, but she is also one of Jackson Hole Mountain Resort's rescue dogs. With an their acute sense of smell, and natural desire to want to work, the role of an avalanche dog is an important support role to any ski patrol, Read more about Sita & the Jackson Hole Rescue Dogs.

3. Missing Iditarod Sled Dog, Makes 300+ Mile Journey To Find Way Home
Talk about an incredible story of determination and love. May, was lost in the Iditarod race when her team got tangled with another and she got scared and fled. "She traveled several times from Rohn to Nikolai, all the way up the Dalzell Gorge, up the Alaska Range to the other side, through Rainy Pass, across Shell Lake; she was spotted multiple times in Skwentna," Smith said. Grab some tissues and check out the full story about May, her journey and rescue. Read about the long journey home.

4. Nothing Beats A Dog Who Skis
 
DPS Cinematic Shadow Campaign series, Sun Dog is an award-winning short film that follows a man and his dog as they go skiing in a winter wonderland.

5. Ski Patrol Dogs of Snowmass
Meet Gray, Piper and Caleb…the four legged members of the Snowmass Ski Patrol handled by Nathan Garfield, Dan Berg and Susan “Mouse” Carollo.
 
 
 

November 12, 2015

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We all rescue dogs for a different reason besides wanting to help them out. Whenever you take responsibility for another life it is a big decision. Many of us look to our pets for companionship, help, or even just a reason to get up in the morning. Theron Humphrey paints a vivid picture with his camera of the different reasons that people get up in the morning with his intimate photography of people who adopt in Why We Rescue.


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Cancer is tough, and dogs help us get through the rough spots. Denali is a story told in the first person by Denali, Ben Moon's dog who went through the tough times with him and is essentially a memorial to Denali. Beautifully shot and touching, watching this video made more than a couple people in our office cry.


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Genghis, aka Desert Dawg and his companion, Ace Kvale are legends. They just recently went on a 60 day walkabout throughout the desert canyons of Utah, exploring the terrain and occasionally sharing the trail with some of Ace's friends along the way. If you're interested in the things that Desert Dawg carries on his adventures, take a look.


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We all know them... Our friends that have the most incredible adventures you only see through well curated pictures on social media. Brendan from Semi-Rad.com gives you a step by step guide to crafting that image effortlessly.


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Renan Ozturk is a Boulder (sometimes) based climber and artist. Newly famous due to his recent ascent of a climb called Meru that is now associated with a major motion picture documenting his team's ascent. We think he is an incredible artist and that you should look at his work here. He also has a super cute pup.