UPCOMING BREEDINGS MountainThunder Chinooks, located in Fort Collins, Colorado is dedicated to the preservation of the Chinook, a rare working dog with a rich American history. Dave & Karen Schiller are owned and loved by their six purebred Chinooks: NBOB GRCH 'PR' Hurricane Finnegan, CGC, CH 'PR' GreatMountain Tanaina, CGC, GRCH 'PR' MountainThunder Scarlet Begonia, CH 'PR' MountainThunder Terra Tomah, CH 'PR' Bashaba Kchi Awasos (Great Bear), and CH 'PR' MoutainThunder Thorny Rose (Rosie). Our pack loves living in Colorado where we enjoy endless opportunities for Rocky Mountain fun!!
Chinooks are a rare breed of sled dog native to New England. Chinook dogs are outstanding working dogs with gentle and loyal dispositions. We invite you to learn about the Chinook breed, dog sledding, showing and our kennel philosophy from the pages that follow.
The Chinook is a true all-American dog, internationally recognized as the premier dog selected by people who want a healthy, happy, and hard-working canine family member.