Bear was purchased in 1966 from his breeder, Lois Olmem, becoming the foundation and namesake of our kennel,
"Storm Kloud."

"Daddy Bear" was one of the biggest producers in the entire history of the breed, producing 65 champions the United
States.  He was #1 in the United States in 1970, Canada in 1971, Mexico in 1972 and Europe in 1973.
He earned five Best in Show wins in four countries as well as 123 Best of Breed wins.
He can be found somewhere in the pedigree of nearly every Alaskan Malamute today
1979 Alaskan Malamute Club of Canada Award of Merit winner (Top Sire)

Breed firsts:
First Best In Show Brace (with grandson, Ch. Timberlane's Storm Kloud)
First Best In Show Team (see photo below)
Top Sire (65 AKC Champions)
First Malamute to be shown in Junior Showmanship and qualify for Westminster

Jeri made the Semi-finals with him at Westminster in 1972  (photo below)
Multiple Best In Show, Best In Specialty Show, American/Canadian/Mexican/International Champion
Glacier's Storm Kloud
The team:
Ch Timberlane's Storm Kloud
Ch Timberlane's Pamiiyok
Russell's Yveti Rose
BIS BISS Am/Can/Mex/Int Ch Glacier's Storm Kloud ROM  ROM-OB  ROM-WD

The team is 3 generations.  Bear x Yveti produced Pami, who is dam to Ch Timberlane's Storm Kloud.