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Nearly 50 people waved checkered flags while cheering (Credit: Brittany Wait)

Nearly 50 people waved checkered flags while cheering on eight pigs racing around a 38-yard track during the Hot Dog Pig Races at the Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park in Manorville. (July 3, 2013)

Long Island Game Farm hosts pig races

The Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park, in Manorville, hosted its first Hot Dog Pig Races, which included friendly races between dachshunds in hot dog costumes and pigs.

Nearly 50 people waved checkered flags while cheering
(Credit: Brittany Wait)

Nearly 50 people waved checkered flags while cheering on eight pigs racing around a 38-yard track during the Hot Dog Pig Races at the Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park in Manorville. (July 3, 2013)

Holding a checkered flag, Frankie took his victory
(Credit: Brittany Wait)

Holding a checkered flag, Frankie took his victory lap during the Hot Dog Pig Races at the Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park in Manorville. (July 3, 2013)

Nearly 50 people waved checkered flags while cheering
(Credit: Brittany Wait)

Nearly 50 people waved checkered flags while cheering on four short-legged and long-bodied dachshunds as they raced around a 38-yard track and through small tunnels during the Hot Dog Pig Races at the Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park in Manorville. (July 3, 2013)

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Karson Jarvis, 5, and his sister Olivia, 4,
(Credit: Brittany Wait)

Karson Jarvis, 5, and his sister Olivia, 4, were among the 50 people waving checkered flags while cheering on eight pigs and four dachshunds in costumes as they raced around a 38-yard track and through small tunnels during the Hot Dog Pig Races at the Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park in Manorville. (July 3, 2013)

Nearly 50 people waved checkered flags while cheering
(Credit: Brittany Wait)

Nearly 50 people waved checkered flags while cheering on four dachshunds dressed as hot dogs as they raced around a 38-yard track and through small tunnels during the Hot Dog Pig Races at the Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park in Manorville. (July 3, 2013)

Nearly 50 people waved checkered flags while cheering
(Credit: Brittany Wait)

Nearly 50 people waved checkered flags while cheering on eight pigs racing around a 38-yard track during the Hot Dog Pig Races at the Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park in Manorville. (July 3, 2013)

Nearly 50 people waved checkered flags while cheering
(Credit: Brittany Wait)

Nearly 50 people waved checkered flags while cheering on eight pigs racing around a 38-yard track during the Hot Dog Pig Races at the Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park in Manorville. (July 3, 2013)

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