After dropping his favorite lead dog Fidget the veteran has found a new leader.
Upon arriving on Unalakleet Holmes’ team devoured the food and water that was put in front of them.
The veteran left Takotna just before 1:30 Thursday morning with 13 dogs on his string.
The veteran musher explains what kept him away, and he explains how an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure when it comes to dog care.
The veteran musher also talks about the importance of good dog care.