Dachshunds. In costumes. Racing.
The Teckelrennen Annual Dachshund Race took place Saturday in Melbourne as part of Hophaus’ Oktoberfest celebrations. The annual “running of the wieners” raises money for Dachshund Rescue Australia.
The cylindrical little pups could win costume prizes, or show off their short-legged athleticism in a 15-metre (49-foot) sprint.
Words don’t do the cuteness justice, so without further waffle, here are the pictures.