Mohawk Doggy Derby Registration Open

Woodbine Mohawk Park is calling on all dog owners to register their best friend in the track’s inaugural Doggy Derby, which is scheduled to take place on Saturday, August 3.

The Doggy Derby is open to Beagles, Bulldogs, Boston Terriers and Dachshunds. The entry fee is just $30 and the dogs will be competing for a grand prize of $500.

Dogs will compete against their own breed in qualifying heats. The top three dogs from each breed will advance to the championship race, which will take place on the main racetrack.

Participants and their dogs will be able to relax and enjoy the evening in the ‘Puppy Parlour,’ which will include food and beverage, lounge and seating area, doggy bowls, doggy treats and a photo booth.

All participants will take home a ‘Doggy Gift Bag.’

Sign in will take place from 6-7:30 p.m. and the races will take place throughout the evening.

Participants can view the full details and register their dog for the Doggy Derby by visiting

(Woodbine Entertainment)