The Fan Hitch Volume 14, Number 4, September 2012

Journal of the Inuit Sled Dog
In This Issue....

From the Editor

Tumivut: Three Stories

Chinook Project’s Labrador 2012 Report

In the News

Media Review (book): Remembering the Years of My Life

Media Review (film): Labrador North

Akunnirmiut Nunavut Quest

Nunavut Quest Documentary Ready for Sale!

Good Reads

IMHO: Last Call

Index: Volume 14, The Fan Hitch

Navigating This Site

Index of articles by subject

Index of back issues by volume number

Search The Fan Hitch

Articles to download and print

Ordering Ken MacRury's Thesis

Our comprehensive list of resources

Defining the Inuit Dog

Talk to The Fan Hitch

The Fan Hitch home page

ISDI home page

Editor's/Publisher's Statement
Editor: Sue Hamilton
Webmaster: Mark Hamilton
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The Inuit Sled Dog International

The Inuit Sled Dog International (ISDI) is a consortium of enthusiasts whose goal is the preservation of this ancient arctic breed in its purest form as a working dog. The ISDI's efforts are concentrated on restoring the pure Inuit Dog to its native habitat. The ISDI's coordinators welcome to your comments and questions.

ISDI Coordinator Canada:
Geneviève Montcombroux, Box 206, Inwood, MB R0C 1P0;
ISDI Coordinator USA:
Sue Hamilton, 55 Town Line Road, Harwinton, CT 06791,

Nunavut Quest: Race Across Baffin

Great good news! The six-episode Nunavut Quest: Race Across Baffin documentary is now available to purchase. The cost is $30.00 CAD plus shipping and, for a limited time, buyers will also receive a complimentary copy of the Nunavut Quest digital game. Distribution is through Malikkaat Ltd. Here is the contact information:
Ms. Karliin Aariak
Malikkaat Ltd.
Qamotiq Building
Queen Elizabeth Way
Iqaluit, Nunavut
X0A 0H0
Phone: 867-979-6426 (Mon. to Fri. 10 am to 6 pm; Saturday 11 am to 4 pm)
Ms. Aariak will ship the video anywhere it is possible to ship in order to accommodate The Fan Hitch readers. Forms of payment accepted: major credit cards, debit or email transfers, etc.

Buyers may also make inquiries to who will forward requests to Makikkaat, Ltd.

Nunavut Quest: Race Across Baffin is a must-have for your personal northern DVD collection and would be a great holiday gift!

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