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Nancy Yoshida hangs out with Iditarod sled dog race veteran Nigel, one of two Alaskan Huskies that Yoshida kept after disbanding her kennel in 2010. Herald photo by Eric Hylden

'Nigel's Choice' is Nigel's voice - ND sled dog paws tell-all

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Thompson sled dog 'pens' book about Iditarod

THOMPSON, N.D. -- Nancy Yoshida certainly hasn't held a grudge with Nigel, the Alaskan Husky that ended her 2009 Iditarod, the world's foremost sled dog race.


Nigel is one of two sled dogs that the rural Thompson resident has kept after disbanding her kennel in 2010. And, Yoshida is the ghostwriter of "Nigel's Choice," a paperback book that is told in Nigel's voice.

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