Iditarod Sled Dogs Test Positive For Banned Substance

Sled dogs at the 45th Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in Fairbanks, Alaska, in March. The race board says several dogs from a single team tested positive for a banned substance.

At the end of this year’s annual run to Nome, Alaska, several dogs from a single team tested positive for a banned pain killer, the race board says.

(Image credit: Ellamarie Quimby/AP)

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