Joe Tikivik grew up in a camp in Iqaluit. His testimony includes fond recollections of the Americans in Iqaluit. Joe notes that some loose dogs, including three of his own, were killed because of bylaws, but that other dogs died from sickness. He notes that only dogs from Iqaluit were killed, and that no dogs were harmed in outpost camps. He claims that stories of dog slaughters are false.