It is unknown when the first sled dog race was held. Humans have domesticated dogs for thousands of years, and sled dogs have been used for transportation in Arctic areas for almost as long. The first sled dog race to feature a codified set of rules was the All Alaska Sweepstakes which first took place in 1908.
These cute little hand carved jade huskies are available in 2 sizes, 1 and1.5 inches long. Perfect for your miniatures collection and curios cabinet. The jade is mined in British Columbia, sent overseas to be carved.