WE RACE DOGS TOO !!!
Buena Park resident Trish Ausilio’s dachshund, Penny Lane, won the 15th Annual Wienerschnitzel Wiener Nationals.
Purple Reign Racing Team Member Trish Ausilio’s Dachshund, Penny Lane, Wins !!
The races were held Saturday at the Los Alamitos Race Course. Penny Lane out-ran more than 90 other four-legged athletes in a series of 50-yard sprints, sponsored by Wienerschnitzel.
City of Cypress Mayor Prakash Narain presents
the trophy to Trish Ausilio's Penny Lane
An estimated 12,000 people attended this year’s event.
Penny Lane’s win collected $1,000 for Ausilio, and an official Wienerschnitzel crystal trophy and a red dog house.
In addition, Wienerschnitzel will award Ausilio a trip for two, plus Penny Lane, to San Diego to compete in the Wienerschnitzel Wiener Nationals Grand Finale at the Pacific Life Holiday Bowl’s Port of San Diego Big Bay Balloon Parade on Dec. 30.
Click! See a slide show from the races.
Proceeds from the event benefited the Seal Beach Animal Care Center.