With the harness racing 'Batavia Downs' Casino wiener races scheduled for August 28 in Batavia, New York, "Rudy" a veteran of the races begins his training. The now 8-year dachshund has been one of the top competitors in the Downs dog races. He sports a win and then back-to-back seconds the last three years, for his owner Ron Schiller.
Jane Smart’s, “Jake Arnold” has been Genesee County’s fastest dachshund. He’ll look to three-peat when the races are contested after the last harness races on August 28. Post time for the harness races is 1:15pm. The wiener dog races, sponsored by Petco of Batavia, begin approximately 4:15pm. Admission and parking is free.
The Wiener dog races are part of Family Fun day at the races with all activities for the kids running from 2 until 4pm. Register your Wiener Dog at the link.