SHELTER: 541/382-3537  |  Email Us
Select Page

15th Annual Wiener Dog & Trike Races

Tail-Wagging Fun Events Support Animals

Tricycle and Wiener Dog Races Saturday, September 21 at Downtown Bend Oktoberfest

The 15th annual Wiener Dog Race is paws-down, the most fun and hilarious race in Central Oregon! The Bend Oktoberfest Wiener Dog Race is sponsored by Bend Veterinary Clinic.

Enter your Dachshund and help the homeless animals cared for by the Humane Society of Central Oregon.

  • Location: Downtown Bend, on Irving Avenue at Oregon Ave
  • The Races begin at 4pm
  • Day of Registration begins at 3pm
  • PUREBRED mini and standard Dachshunds
  • Proof of Rabies Vaccination Required
  • $10 entry fee
  • REGISTRATION FORM: Print and bring completed form with rabies proof to the event. Registration begins at 3pm on Saturday, September 21st. Download here.

Tricycle Race

Calling all adults willing to hop on a tiny trike and ride to benefit the Humane Society of Central Oregon. Gather friends and go pedal-to-pedal against a friend or foe in this fun and quirky race. Be sure to catch the entertaining race heats on Saturday, September 21st.

  • Tricycle Race begins at 1:30pm
  • Registration open at 12:30pm
  • Must be 18 years and older to compete
  • Limited to the first 48 competitors
  • Location: Downtown Bend, on Irving Avenue at Oregon Ave
  • The $10 registration fee helps animals in need. Registrations begins at 12:30pm on Saturday, September 21st.

For more information visit or call 541.382.3537

Videos from last year’s races