Aly is an Alaskan Husky. His parents have run in the John Beargrease Sled Dog Race. As a puppy he was already too large to make a good sled dog, which is how we came to acquire him.

The Inuit name for Alaska is "Alyeska", hence this is how we came to name our "cute little puppy".

Our faithful mutt Alyeska
Photo taken on Blueberry Ridge (near our house) by Andrew Nast in October 2003.