Race & Relax with Rad Pups

*Cancelled* Spring Bark 2

*Cancelled* Spring Bark 2

This event has been cancelled for May 11th. Stay tuned for upcoming events in the near future.

Every Wiener’s Working for the Weekend!

Dachshund racing returns to Santa Anita Park’s Infield for a gnarly party! Sign up your wiener dog to participate in Spring Bark 2, a totally rad racing and hang out for dachshund dudes and dudettes!

Spectators will see these adorable racers compete AND watch a full day of Thoroughbred racing. FREE admission and parking through Gate 6 off of Colorado Place!

PLEASE READ IF YOU PLAN ON BRINGING YOUR WIENER DOG

  • All dogs must check in outside of the Infield Entrance (Enter through Gate 6 – Infield Entrance). Please read before you bring your wiener dog.
  • MUST BRING PROOF OF CURRENT VACCINATION REQUIREMENTS: RABIES AND DISTEMPER/PARVO.
  • NO DOGS ARE ALLOWED ON THE GRANDSTAND SIDE.
  • All dogs must be checked-in after 3:00 pm. Dogs participating in a race should be check in a minimum of 30 minutes prior to their allotted race time.
  • All dogs must be on a leash at all times.
  • Owner/handler is responsible for their dog at all times, including cleaning up after their dog.
  • Dog owners must follow instructions of Santa Anita Park staff at all times. Dogs can be expelled from Santa Anita Park for any reason.

RACING Things you should know:

  • Sign up using the form below (coming soon)
  • We’ll put your dachshund in a heat based on their size and give you details on when to be ready for your race
  • You’ll need two handlers to take on the 30 yard-long course (a starter and a receiver)
  • Winners of each heat receive a betting voucher and entry into the finals (amount TBD)
  • Winner of our final race receives a grand prize check (amount TBD)

Remember to sign up by filling out the form below, read and print out the below waivers/affidavit in order to participate.

MORE INFO. COMING SOON

Official Waiver for 2019 Spring Bark Wiener Dog Races

Current Spring Bark Fields (5/3/2019)

SIGN-UPS CONCLUDE AT 5PM PST on THURSDAY 5/9/2019

Questions, comments or concerns? Looking to help out?  Email Ricardo at ricardo.gonzalez@santaanita.com

Final Notes: Dogs MUST BE REGISTERED in order to take part in events. Dogs MUST BE OF THE DACHSHUND BREED (Wiener Dog) TO PARTICIPATE! Must submit picture and some proof of breed when you apply. All other dogs are subject to disqualification. All dogs participating in the event, racing or otherwise, must have the above paperwork in order to be permitted into Santa Anita Park. NO EXCEPTIONS.

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