MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Things got a bit rough at Canterbury Park on Monday. The horse racing site hosted the third annual Running of the Bulldogs.

Nearly 50 dogs competed in the event. There were four races and three dogs from each one moved on to the 12 dog championship.

(credit: Canterbury Park)

(credit: Canterbury Park)

Canterbury Park also had family activities, like face painting and a petting zoo.

(credit: Canterbury Park)

(credit: Canterbury Park)