RUNNING OF THE BULLDOGS: Canterbury Parks to debut new race - KMSP-TV

RUNNING OF THE BULLDOGS: Canterbury to debut new race on Father's Day

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Although Canterbury Park scrapped plans to host a Running of the Bulls event due to safety concerns, they'll be debuting a new style of racing on Father's Day -- the Running of the Bulldogs.

One of the racing bulldog's owners has predicted "organized bulldog chaos" will unfold as 20 bulldogs make a 30-yard dash on the track.

Pork Chop and Adrian are two of the contenders, and during an exclusive sneak peak with Fox 9's Dawn Mitchell, Pork Chop took home the win.

After the practice run, it looks like Adrian needs to focus and Pork Chop is the odds on favorite.

The Running of the Bulldogs will take place between races 3, 5 and 7. The horse races start at 12:45 p.m.

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