Tales of the Pack

Sledge Dogs in Antarctica

This exhibition is no longer on display at the Museum.

The history of the early years of Antarctic exploration often focuses on the heroic efforts of the men on these expeditions.

Osman, one of the sledge dogs on Scott's ill-fated expedition 1910-1913

Osman, one of the sledge dogs on Scott's ill-fated expedition 1910–1913

Overlooked but important members of these missions are the dogs who hauled sledges and provided companionship. Dr Jill Haley, Curator Human History explores some of the stories about these dogs and current research into their lives.

A Friends of Canterbury Museum presentation

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This exhibition is no longer on display at the Museum.
Dates
Time
7 November 2017 10.15 am – 11.30 am Event Full
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