GALENA — Ask Iditarod mushers about their sled dog teams, and they’ll tell you each canine is a little bit different. Some friendly, some ornery and some a little bit bossy.

Hundreds of sled dogs are racing through Interior Alaska right now, on their way to the Norton Sound coast, as part of their 1,000-mile journey to Nome.

Meet 10 of the pups racing this year’s Iditarod:

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