Part II of the 2015 Iditarod.
CIndy Abbott hugs Lance Mackey on her way to the Ceremonial Start of the 43rd Annual Iditarod.
A sled dog peers out from its kennel.
Two lead dogs wait for their opportunity to race.
Willow's Lisbet Norris leads her dogs to the start of the 43rd Annual Iditarod.
Yuka Honda untangles an excited puppy before the start.
Handlers lead DeeDee Jonrowe's dog team to the starting line. This year marked DeeDee's 33rd start in the Iditarod.