What does it mean when someone drops a dog?
The term ‘dropped dog’ refers to the canine athletes who have been taken out of the sled dog race.
Why would someone drop a dog?
Dog care is a top priority for mushers and race organizers. Stuart Nelson, chief veterinarian for the Iditarod Sled Dog Race describes the possible reasons for dropping dogs at: http://iditarod.com/about/veterinary-center/dropped-dog-care/
What happens to the dog?
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the team in McGrath