Gabe Dunham from Bend,Oregon

As a teenager, Gabe started her mushing career with a single puppy from the local dog pound in Valdez, Alaska. She moved to Willow, Alaska for 8 years where she where she fell in love mushing and long distance racing. In 2011, Gabe relocated to Bend, Oregon where she and her husband, Wayne, keep a small kennel of 8 to12 race dogs, puppies and geriatrics, a mascot golden retriever and get to train in the “gorgeous Cascades mountains.” “My team and I are excited to be returning to this year’s EUKANUBA 8-Dog Classic. We always look forward to racing in Wyoming” she says with enthusiasm.