Ataguttak Ipeelie

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Ataguttak Ipeelie is a resident of Arctic Bay (Ikpiarjuk). She is married to Ipeelee Koonoo. Her testimony mainly includes information on dog slaughter. She recalls the day all of her husband’s dogs were killed by the RCMP while he was away. She found them dead on the beach. The loss of the dogs deeply affected her husband, though police officers he worked with eventually gave him some assistance. The family suffered from the loss but eventually managed to organize another dog-team.