Social Studies

B is for Booties down the National Historic Trails

The Iditarod Alphabet 2017 B is for Booties Thousands of dog booties are used throughout the Iditarod.  Each dog is required to wear dog booties, and a musher must keep an additional eight booties in his/her sled for each dog at all times.  Booties are used to protect their feet from being scraped up and to …