Josephee Kakee

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Josephee Kakee was born in Pangnirtung in 1934, and moved among various hunting camps. His testimony includes information regarding his move to Pangnirtung. Josephee recalls having to shoot his own dogs because they were sick. The sickness began in Iqaluit and traveled to Pangnirtung. An inoculation program was started in later years. Josephee testifies that he was given dogs, including a female puppy, in order to replace his lost dog team. Josephee testifies that other than sick dogs being shot, he never witnessed any dog slaughter.