The story of the sled dog, Togo, who led the 1925 serum run, but was considered by most to be too small and weak to lead such an intense race.
Did You Know?
Most of the dogs featured in this film are from The Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours Inc. kennel located in Canmore, AB. Hugo and Mackey from Snowy Owl were used throughout the movie as stunt doubles for the face of Togo, Diesel. See more
Togo's harness is completely different from the way it was in real life. In real life, the harness was the same shape as modern skijoring/biking harnesses and had no strap connecting the chest strap to the belly strap. In the film, the harness is similar to a modern X-back harness, but is made of leather with a thick collar. See more
What does he bring to the breed?
The heart of a survivor.