Yukon King - Alaskan husky dog on the
northwest adventure SERGEANT PRESTON OF THE
According to the program's opening Yukon King
"The swiftest, and strongest lead dog,
breaking the trail in the relentless pursuit of
lawbreakers in the wild days of the Yukon."
Yukon King debuted on the 1947 radio
program CHALLENGE OF THE YUKON where Yukon King
was raised by a wolf named Three Toes and
rescued from the attack of a wild lynx by
Constable William Preston (Richard Simmons),
a Royal Northwest Mounted Policeman assigned to
the Yukon Territory of the 1890s.
"On, King! On, you huskies!" was a popular
phrase used on the series.
When Sergeant Preston captured the bad guys
he turned to his faithful canine sidekick and
said: "Well King, looks like this case is
Yukon King (of Malamute breed) was trained by
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