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The Story of Rex of White Way, The Blizzard King, The Book Jim Cheskawich

The Story of Rex of White Way, The Blizzard King, The Book

Jim Cheskawich

Published December 11th 2013
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Kindle Edition
233 pages
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The Maxwell Award winner in February 2014 as Best Single Breed Book in a Dog Writers Association of America competition. A Gold Medal winner (April 2013) for Best in Animals/Pets in a Global e-Lit competition. A Silver Medal winner (August 2013) inMoreThe Maxwell Award winner in February 2014 as Best Single Breed Book in a Dog Writers Association of America competition. A Gold Medal winner (April 2013) for Best in Animals/Pets in a Global e-Lit competition. A Silver Medal winner (August 2013) in Animals/Pets-Nonfiction in a different Global E-Book competition. A real life hero dog to believe in! This is a historical biography on a pure-bred Samoyed who could do it all! Featured are award winning art work, colorful maps, and many historic black and white as well as color photographs. Rex lived from 1946-1957 in California and was involved in over 30 human rescues, served as lead dog on a U.S. mail run, set a world record in weight pulling, won many speed and freight races, worked on a movie set with John Wayne and appeared on TV, was a show dog, delivered Dr. Nelson to the snowbound passengers and crew aboard the City of San Francisco train stuck at Yuba Gap on January 15, 1952, and is behind almost every Samoyed in the U.S. today. This is his story!