Dachshund Parade on New Years Eve in Key West

Posted by travelvision on Jan. 04, 2010

http://www.fla-keys.comKey West has gone to the dogs! Watch as 156 dachshunds and their owners parade through historic Old Town. This wiener wonderland walk is an annual family-friendly prelude to the islands New Years festivities.Key West, FloridaA parade of 156 dachshunds and their owners kick off New Years Eve festivities Thursday in the Florida Keys.Key Wests Dachshund Walk provided an informal, family-friendly prelude to the frenetic revelry that took place later that night as the Florida Keys rang in the new year.The long-bodied canines and their owners gathered in Key Wests historic Old Town district for the wiener wonderland walk. Some dachshunds were dressed in costumes or offbeat accessories. The walking route, which includes a block of Key Wests famed Duval Street, is deliberately kept brief to cater to the canine contingents short legs. Later on New Years Eve, tens of thousands of human revelers throng Key Wests historic district for three warm-weather takeoffs on New ...

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