Litter Born September 3, 2007
at Mountain Home ~ 4 Girls! & 1 Boy!

Gemma completed the requirements for her Working Team Dog title
in April 2011 on a multi day trip through the Kebnekaise Mountains in Sweden's far north!
 Fredrik Gemma and Titan

At the 2010 Alaskan Malamute Club of America's National Specialty
Turbo placed 2nd and finished his AKC Rally Advanced title with a score of 92!
Turbo

AndTurbo is featured in the 2011 browntrout Alaskan Malamute calendar!
Turbo     2011 Brown Trout calendar     


Turbo finished his Rally Level 1 title at the APDT (Association of Pet Dog Trainers) Rally Trial at the Java Dog Training Center in Redwood City, CA, on March 14, 2010!
Turbo

Woooooooooooooo! Turbo is Mr. March in the 2010 Pet Prints Calendar
Woooooooooo
Stealth proudly says "That's my brother!"
Stealth

Stealth on a  sledding trip - here she's running double lead with Skipper
Stealth and Skipper

April and Pat have been taking trips up into the woods to cure the *cabin fever* this winter
April
April
April

Gemma

A *new arrival* from the U.K. !
Titan, a Nero son, joined Gem's family in January
Titan and Gem
Gemma and Titan are becoming good friends!
Titan and Gem

Gemma is featured in the 2010 Crossroads Alaskan Malamute Club calendar!
Gemma
2010 Calendar

AndTurbo is featured in the 2010 Pet Prints Alaskan Malamute calendar!
Turbo
2010 Calendar

Mary and the boys have begun fall training
Turbo and Arwah

Takin' a break, Turbo and Arwah
Turbo and Arwah

April on a hike near Oregon's Mt. Jefferson
April
April
April

April in the Autumn leaves
April

Bella attended the AMRONE Camp N Pack
at Camp Timber Trails in Tolland, MA October 2-4
Pictures of the 2009 event  (click thumbnails for larger images)
Bella can be seen on Friday page 2 and 3
Saturday page 6
Sunday page 8 and in the middle and bottom row of page 17
getting ready to WIN the tp contest ;-)

Gemma finished the requirements for her AMCA Working Pack Dog title
on a multi-day backpacking trip through Sweden!
Gemma

Marit and Gemma out on the trail
Marit and Gemma
Gem and Thunder

Stealth is working toward her AMCA Working Pack Dog title too!
A break at Eagle Creek
Stealth
Stealth
Stealth and Jake

In her conformation debut, Bella won Winners Bitch at the Newtown Kennel Club Dog Show
in Shelton, CT on September 18th!  She says "It's a tough job being a beauty queen" :-)
Bella

Here she is hangin' at home with her buddy Rocky
Rocky and Bella

After the Wenatchee Kennel Club shows, Pat and April stopped by Mountain Home for a visit!
Sisters April and Stealth, September 14th
Pat April Sue Stealth

*Mom* Cruiser, September '09
Cruiser
September 3rd, look at the royal treatment lucky lady Bella got on her birthday!!
Bella
A birthday cake, a tiara AND a heart shaped hot tub!! Please don't show Stealth these pictures  ;-)
Bella

Stealth got her very own backpack for her 2nd Birthday!!
Stealth
She proudly models it here :-)
Stealth
We're looking forward to fall and adventures on the hiking trails!
Stealth

Turbo got a new toy rabbit for his Birthday!!
but it looks like it might have gotten the best of him <g>
Turbo

April placed 1st in Rally Advanced and was High Scoring Malamute at the Snow King Alaskan Malamute Fanciers Specialty Show Rally Trial on August 14th with a score of 98!!!  Woooos to Pat and April !!!
April
April

April enjoying a moment of sheer Malamute jubilation
(luckily this was not IN the competition ring)

Gemma and Marit on a summer backpacking outing
Gemma and Marit

April now has her own tire jump!
April

And she's loving it!
April
April
April

April finished her AKC Rally Advanced title on June 28, 2009!

April having a *bull session* with the cows
April

Stealth loves to jump, but she's too speedy to get any good pictures of!
Stealth      Stealth

Turbo's got springs in his feet too!
After all, their father is named Mtn Home's Spring In The Air ;-)
Turbo

Turbo does come back *down to earth* occasionally ;-)
Turbo

Stealth looking pretty amongst the spring flowers
Stealth
Stealth

20 months old, the *pups* are growing up!
Stealth
Stealth

Spring has sprung in Oregon and Pat's been working on building a tire jump for April
April
April

Gemma earned her Working Team Dog title in March!
During the month of April the snow conditions are still awesome in Lapland
Here's Gem on the trail with her kennel mate Thunder

Gemma and Thunder

Sister Bella checks in from Massachusetts
She passed her AKC Canine Good Citizenship test on April 6th!
Bella

Bella enjoyed a lot of snow this winter too
Bella and Sierra

Stealth earned her Working Team Dog title in March!
Stealth

Gemma on a pulka training excursion
Gemma
Gemma
Gemma

Gemma at 16 months
Gemma

Two *rookies* in lead !
Deja and Stealth

10 month old Deja and 16 month old Stealth, their first season in harness
Deja and Stealth

Wayne prunes the plum tree in their yard
...and the 'beaver gene' surfaces
Turbo
Turbo thinks this brush removal is serious business!
Turbo

The sun doesn't peek above the horizon this time of year in Lapland
Thuder and Gemma
Thunder and Gemma out on the trail
Thunder and Gemma

Stealth and Cruiser, Christmas morning 2008
Oh joy! Toys with eyeballs! And squeakers that still work!
Cruiser and Stealth   
Stealth
 Stealth
Cruiser and Stealth
Cruiser

The pre-Christmas week brought snow to western Oregon
much to the delight of April
April April

Unfortunately the heavy snow and ice damaged a lot of trees
April

But April is doing her best to help Pat clean up the mess in their yard
April April
Sometimes having a dog with the 'Beaver Gene' comes in mighty handy!  
 April

Gemma in her winter wonderland of the great white north!
Gemma

Stealth and Jake in November
Stealth and Jake Stealth

Gemma is ever so gentle with her toys
Gemma

Unlike her *bad sister Stealth* and *bad mother Cruiser*
who have de-eyeballed and de-nosed and de-squeakered and de-stuffed their toys

Just a few of the eyes and noses that they have removed...
Eyeball pile
Right now they have a toybox full of mostly blind toys ;-)

There is good snow in Finnish Lapland and Gemma is running in harness!
Gemma and Tuisku
Tuisku and Gemma

It was great to see these 2 littermates and their owners at the 2008 AMCA National Specialty!
Turbo and Mary - Pat and April
Turbo Mary Pat April
Turbo placed 1st in Rally Novice with a score of 99 to finish his RN title!
April placed 4th in the class with a score of 88!

Besides coming to the Regional and National Specialties for the Rally competition,
April got to try her hand at weight pulling for the first time
In the Novice class she pulled over 800 lbs. !
April

Turbo and his whole family made a vacation of the trip up to Washington
Mary and Wayne, Turbo's 1/2 brother Arwah and Scandal (the fox terrier) all made the trek

Their first stop was the Pacific Ocean beach at Grayland, WA - Thanks Wayne for all of your great pics!
Turbo

Turbo thought that the kelp washed up on the shore was pretty cool
Turbo

But he was much more proud of finding the only piece of driftwood on the beach
Oh no, the 'beaver gene' surfaces again! <vbg>
Turbo

They attended the pre-National carting get-together and ran the dogs on the beach
Arwah and Turbo

 Nichole Royer's Mal/Korean Jindo team, Sandi Shrager with Sunny Jr and Emmy, Mary and the boys
Nichole, Sandi and Mary on the beach at Grayland

Mary and Turbo ready to begin the Rally Novice class
at the West Coast Area Regional Specialty
Turbo placed 2nd with a score of 96!
Mary and Turbo

And at the Alaskan Malamute Club of America's National Specialty
Turbo placed 1st and finished his AKC Rally Novice title with a score of 99!
Turbo

He enjoyed *camping* at the hotel
Turbo

On their way back home to California, they went up into the southern Cascade mountains
of Oregon to do a couple more days of carting
Arwah and Turbo
Turbo and Arwah

Look, it's Bella!
Bella

Bella helps with foster dogs from AMRONE (Alaskan Malamute Rescue of New England)
She's a great *role model* and helps them to adjust to new situations
Bella and Henry

She's had a nice summer
Bella

Bella especially enjoys playing in the sprinkler
or anything else involving water....
Bella

Including MUD PUDDLES!
Bella

                                        All Aboard!
April and Pat

April and Pat took a ride on the 1.5 inch scale train with COALS, the Central Oregon Area Live Steamers
part of the the Eastern Cascades Model Railroad Club in Bend, OR
April and Pat

Going across the tresle, April says "Hey, that's a long ways down!"
April and Pat
April and Pat

April meets another new friend. A great breed ambassador, she gained many fans that day
April and a new friend

Stealth absolutely LOVES the tire jump!
Stealth   Stealth

Turbo has begun harness work and is taking to it like a fish to water!
Arwah and Turbo on the trail
Arwah and Turbo

Two brothers, enjoying the scenery
Arwah and Turbo

Takin' a break...
Arwah and Turbo

Turbo made his AKC Rally debut at the Fremont Dog Training Club on September 28th and earned his first Rally Novice leg with a score of 98 and 4th place!
Back home, he keeps himself entertained trying to pick plums off of the plum tree
 ...or is he trying to pick a squirrel out of the plum tree???
Turbo

We got to see April compete at the Wenatchee Kennel Club Rally Trial on September 13th!

April and Pat warming up, or should I say *getting ready* to go into the ring
...it was 80 degrees, so warming up was unnecessary ;-)
Pat and April

Quite obviously, they are Best Buddies!
Best buddies

In the Novice B ring where they earned a Qualifying ribbon

April sitting in front, before returning to the heal position
 April and Pat

April say's "OK, what do we do next??"
Pat and April

April waits patiently as Pat goes around her
April

And on Monday after the shows, Pat and April stopped by Mountain Home for a visit!
Sisters April and Stealth
April and Stealth
Pat April Stealth and Sue

And litter sister Gemma and her owner Marit say "Hi from Lapland!"
Gemma and Marit

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Includes lots of pics when the puppies were younger
 pedigree information


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