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Saturday, January 26, 2008

Husky Logo #55


I'm moving! I'm moving to the place with the coolest Coat of Arms and the coolest flag. I am moving north. I am moving to the Yukon in Canada!!!!!!

This is what the Yukon government says about the Coat of Arms (emphasis mine):

The Yukon Coat of Arms is a red, blue, gold and white shield surmounted by a malamute (or husky) standing on a mound of snow.

Wavy vertical white and blue stripes represent the Yukon River and the gold-bearing creeks of the Klondike. Red spire-like forms represent the territory's mountains and the gold circles within symbolize mineral resources. At the top of the shield is a cross of St. George in recognition of the early English explorers and a "roundel in vair" as a symbol of the fur trade.

And here's more words from them about the flag:

The Yukon flag has three vertical panels: a green panel on the inner edge, a central panel of white and a blue panel on the outer edge. The Yukon Coat of Arms appears on the central panel framed by two stems of fireweed. The green symbolizes the forests, white signifies snow and the blue represents Yukon's rivers and lakes.


Anonymous said...

Woooo Tubey... This is the khoolest thing ever!!! Thank you for providing not only an awesome flag, but a khool explaination!


NAK and The Residents of The Khottage Now With KhattleDog! said...

I'll kholleckht my toys and such so I khan join you!

Does this mean we'll be invading this area once you bekhome president??

Great idea - this way all the Sibes/Mals in the US that don't have snow will know where they khan go!

Wags & Wuv,
Khampaign Khoordinator
Tubey '08

PeeEss: Maybe your "Khamp David" khan be there too?

The Army of Four said...

Love it! Especially the mound of snow part!
Play bows,

Joe Stains said...

That place sounds WAY too cold for me. plus you can't be president of the US if you live in Canada!!

Khady Lynn said...

Ahaaa!! I knew it that dog looked more like ME!!! I love that flag!! It fits us perfectly!


Bama said...

We're packing our bags! Mom, where'd you stash the treats?
Bama & the RHP

Kathryn and Ari said...

I'm pretty sure Ari would pee on the fireweed. Is that enough to have her forceably evicted from the Yukon?

Mary-Margaret O'Brien said...

Woo hooo WOOOO! Thanks for the compliment. I just LOVE your Coat of Arms. A man of substance, you are. I am swooning....!

Mary-Margaret, your ardent admirer

Dakota said...

That flag is magnificent. I live very close to the current Khamp David, and would be willing to see if we could khordinate with them to fly this flag in honor of your Presidential run!