Sam Houston Race Park had an unique afternoon of live racing events as The Park host the Inaugural Wiener Dog Races presented by PetCo. The event included series of wiener dog races, a pet costume contest open to dogs of all breeds, an awards ceremony for winning wiener dogs, and prize giveaways.

Racing events were open to Daschunds of all ages with miniature/toy category and full-size Daschunds participated. The event benefited the Bruce Kapp Animal Fund

Sam Houston Race Park is Houston’s premier racing and entertainment facility, located just 15 minutes from downtown Houston, offering a variety of attractions including 19 luxury suites overlooking the track, The Pavilion Centre, and award-winning dining options at the Winner’s Circle Restaurant and Jockey Club.