Alkas'iber Kennel

About Us

  • Founded in 1978 by George and Ann Cook
  • Promoting the standard-fitting, working Siberian Husky

  • Breeders of six generations of AKC champions (including multiple BISS and AOMs), working titlied dogs (49 individual sled dog titles including multiple S.D.Os), obedience and rally titles, including HIT.
  • Winner of the Siberian Husky Club of America Awards multiple years:
    • Lombard-Norris award for Best Distance Team
    • Working-Showing Trophy for top dual purpose kennel
  • Finishers of the Yukon Quest (first from the lower 48 states)
  • Labrador 400 (highest placing US team, 3rd)
  • Fort Kent 250 ( fastest all Siberian team)
  • Ann: AKC approved judge; has judged all continents except for Africa and Antarctica. Author of Running North.
  • George: Frequent Race marshall. Past ISDRA Regional Director/Secretary for 16 years.
  • Retired from racing in 2006, still running recreationally
  • Still showing selectively. Breeding very occasionally.

First racing trophy with our first team- Fall of 1979