• Pumped Up Dogs
  • Mutt race sled puller
  • Who Needs Snow?
  • Weight Pull Struggle
  • 1948 Race On Oval Track
  • Centennial Race
  • Centennial Race
  • 3rd place finisher 100mile Rick St Onge
  • Enthusiastic Musher
  • Centennial Race
  • Classic Shot of Huge Crowds and Musher
  • Mutt race sled puller

The Oldest All-American Dog Sled Race

February 16, 2017 to February 18, 2017

From 1917 when Tud Kent won the first American Dog Derby during a blinding blizzard to this year’s races, the running of the dogs in Ashton is an exciting event rich in history. There are 5 different races offered and a start/finish line full of activities including a celebrity race, a snowshoe race, and a weight pull in which spectators and their dogs can compete. Read more about the historical American Dog Derby's past

There are 5 different races offered and a start/finish line full of activities including a celebrity race, a snowshoe race, and a weight pull in which spectators and their dogs can compete.

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