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Sled dogs take off from the starting line at the Third Crossing Sled Dog Rendezvous 2008 in Frazee in this Forum file photo.

Too much snow? Frazee sled dog races canceled out of concern for the dogs

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Here's another entry for the annals of noteworthy winter weather: The dogsled race near Frazee has been canceled because there's too much snow.


Too much fluffy snow that keeps drifting and therefore made it impossible to maintain a groomed trail.

That poses a safety risk to the dogs, supercharged canines whose mushers need a groomed trail to drop a hook to stop when necessary.

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