Story Town wiener doggy Millie Jo is 3-time Prairie Meadows race champ

Wiener puppy Millie Jo is completely ready to run just before the race even starts…

Wiener puppy Millie Jo is completely ready to run just before the race even starts off. Her minor legs scurry in put, digging at the floor in an effort and hard work to acquire off.

She’s held in place by Shannon Doise, her human “dad,” at the starting up line of Prairie Meadows Racetrack’s yearly wiener puppy race.

She’s been listed here prior to. Three occasions, in reality. And she’s received it every time —a threepeat champ.

Millie Jo has her eyes on her human “brother,” Braylen Loots, a 14-yr-old freshman at Roland-Tale Superior Faculty.

And she just can not wait around to get to him.

Millie Jo, a dachshund-mix who lives in Story City, is a threepeat champion of Prairie Meadows' wiener dog races.

When the race formal calls for the start out of the race, Doise allows go. His occupation as “handler” in this race is finished. Now it is all up to Millie Jo.

She makes a beeline to Loots, whose task as “catcher” is to wait 30 yards away at the end line and really encourage his 15-pound puppy to arrive to him.

Some canines have stopped to look at other canine, some have operate into the group, some are nevertheless at their handlers’ feet and some are running towards their catchers.