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Sangay native guide
Delfin, a native guide of the Cooperative of Guargalla Guides, and his 2 dogs, Daisung and Bambi, at Sangay summit plateau. May 2005


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CoraxDogs on 5200m


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I've read about dogs making it to the summit of Aconcagua.

How did those dogs on top of Sangay seem to feel?

Were they doing ok?

Posted Nov 19, 2005 8:51 pm

ArioRe: Dogs on 5200m


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These dogs, although almost on a vegetarian diet (amazing for a carnivorous isn’t it?!) spent just few minutes per 100m of elevation gain. They live on a mountain flank and spend their days between 3000m and 4000m. Thus, they were particularly well fit. If they look sleepy on the picture, it’s mostly because they were fed-up of my turtle pace and ended-up taking regular naps while waiting for me!!!
Posted Nov 21, 2005 12:17 am

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ArioSubmitted by Ario
on Nov 19, 2005 8:25 pm

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