MEDIA ADVISORY

Friday, February 9, 2018

This morning Race Marshal Doug Harris stated that, Boppy, a dog on Hugh Neff’s team has expired. Head Veterinarian Dr. Cristina Hansen said a necropsy will be conducted.

The Yukon Quest will release more information as details are confirmed.

Previous to this incident, Neff had contacted the Race Marshal confirming his intention to scratch upon arrival in Dawson City.