Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort
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39° 18°
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Mammoth Patrol Dogs

Atlas

Atlas

Handler: Matthew Seibert
Breed: Yellow English Labrador
Age: 5
Years Job: I am finishing my 12th season. Atlas started work spring of 2011. 
Favorite Activity: We both enjoy long hikes and a nice steak.
Fun fact: Atlas also enjoys diving off of docks into lakes. Atlas and I are certified by the NSDA as an avalanche rescue team and we are also members of the Placer County Avalanche Dog Teams.

 

Trico

Trico

Handler: Steve McGrath
Age: 9 weeks (born) 2/4/16
Breed: Entlebucher Mt Dog
Years on Job: 2 weeks
Favorite Activity: Play with empty water bottles
Fun fact: Trico's breed is the smallest of the Sennehund line. His breed was developed in Roman times as high alpine herding dogs from the Swiss Alps.

 

Chief

Chief

Handler: Scott Quirsfeld
Age: Born April 27 2008 will be 8 this spring. 
Breed: Labrador Retriever (black)
Years on the job: I started at Mammoth in fall 1998 and Chief started in August 2008. 
Favorite activity: Chief loves searching, playing ball where I throw it off a roof and he listens, waits then tries to catch it as it comes off.  We love hiking and camping together. 
Fun Fact: The people whom I got Chief from told me a funny story. When Chief was a puppy, a few days before I picked him up, he was witnessed opening up the puppy enclosure and leading the rest of the pups to the food bin where he proceeded to pry it open and start to chow down.

 

Name: Duke

Name: Duke

Handler: Nicole Deaver
Age: 2
Breed: Golden Retriever
Years on the job: 2
Favorite Activity: Playing ball
Fun fact: Duke has serious ups. He can jump about 5 feet high.