Togo

Based upon a true story. You may be familiar with Balto, one lead sled dog in Nome, Alaska in 1925 during a snow blizzard of 60° below zero and winds up to 50 miles per hour that was recruited along with 19 more dog sled teams that formed a relay team that traveled an average of 31 miles each. They set out to collect the syrum for an outbreak of diptheria.

220px-Togo_the_dog

The round trip was 640 miles. This untold story of one dog sled team lead by Togo & his master Leonhard Seppala traveled 264 miles. Seppala Siberian sled dog is a breed he sired.

caption

Balto has a statue erected in New York Central Park . In 2010, Time magazine pronounced Togo as the most couragious animal of all time.

An Original Movie starring Willem Dafoe and Julianne Nicholson, “Togo” is the untold true story set in the winter of 1925 that treks across the treacherous terrain of the Alaskan tundra for an exhilarating and uplifting adventure that will test the strength, courage and determination of one man, Leonhard Seppala, and his lead sled dog, Togo. The poignant and emotional adventure debuts on Disney

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: