Meet Iditarod CEO Rob Urbach who manages the iconic dog race. Learn about this incredible half a century old event and the amazing collaboration between man and dog. Heid and Rob discuss how veterinarians, cutting edge animal care specialists, nutritionists, mushers and technology experts, and more partner to organize and run The Last Great Race.

Episode Links:
The Iditarod
Dock Dogs
Rob Urbach, Ceo of The Iditarod
Alaska Sports Hall of Fame

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