Dr. Tim's petfood brand announced Mitch Seavey of Sterling, Alaska, USA, as the winner of the 2013 Iditarod dog sled race. Seavey was a member of Dr. Tim's Team Momentum, whose dogs were fed Dr. Tim's petfood.
Seavey, at age 53, became the oldest person ever to win the dog sled race. He and his dog-sled team completed the race in nine days, seven hours and 39 minutes.
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