We're back! The dachshunds are ready to compete again!

Hawai'i Wiener Derby 2022

Kualoa Ranch
October 29, 2022

Halloweener Parade &
Costume Contest start at 9:00AM

Races start at at 10:00AM
Spectators Free!
Proceeds go to our new Hawai'i Dachshund Rescue

Thanks for supporting local!

Kualoa’s mission is to enrich people’s lives by preserving Kualoa’s sacred lands and celebrating its history.

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Guy "lil guy" Yoshimura 

Host/Emcee/Actor/Comedian "Lil Guy" Yoshimura will be our Master of Ceremonies for the derby. Guy has been making people laugh for decades including hosting for Augie T and now performing as a Pro Rodeo Clown/Barrel Man in Hawaii and the mainland. Guy has generously been our Emcee for two HWD races. 

thanks to our sponsors!

We can't do it without you!


Our starting gate builders! Thank you Scott!

We build it the way you want!

Surf Jack

Hotel & Swim Club

2 day stay to winner!

Pet-friendly hotel supporting artists, makers, dreamers, and doers

Kai Animal Institute

Nurturing the human animal connection
Our On-site vet!

An integrative & holistic approach to animal health

Waipahu Waikele Pet Hospital

Caring for your pets as our own
Featured prizes!

Your trusted team since 1972

Pet Hui

Hawaii's TV series about Island residents & their pets.

They've been to HWD every year!

Look for HWD episodes after the race!

James Edens 

Our official HWD Photographer!

Don't forget your racing photos after the race!

Wedding, couple, & family portrait photographer


AC & Refrigeration

Featured prizes!

Specializing in air conditioning systems & commercial refrigeration

Kimi Nagatoshi & Lance Owens 

The premier resource for Luxury real estate information & services in West Hawaii

We appreciate & love our Veterans!

Chow Hound

Pet supply store

Great selection of hard to find pet products

Answers Pet Food

A nutrient-dense line of fermented raw wholefoods 
Featured prize!

Specifically formulated by a nutritional scientist to find the most species-appropriate diet for pets of all ages.

Live. Love. Pet!

Hawaii's only 'Zen' Pet Grooming Salon 
Have your pups nails clipped!

Pet grooming should never be scary!

Paw Hana

Specializing in supplying healthy & affordable pet foods, treats, and local goods. 
Featured prizes!

Every pet is a part of the family.

Torus Pet

No-spill pet filtered water bowl
Winner gets a bowl!

A filtered water reservoir with antimicrobial and UV protection for the outdoors

The Public Pet

Urban pet supply specializing in organic, holistic, and local products
Prizes to winners!

If you take care of your pet, then your pet will take care of you. 

Leis & Charms

Crocheted leis for pets & people and custom resin charms

She's making our winner leis!

Beautiful craftsmanship!

Moe n' Furiends

Pet  accessories
Featured prize!

She made an HWD winner 2022 tag collar!

Waimanalo Feed Supply

Supplying Hawaii's animals with Quality feed for over 50 years

From backyard chickens & pets to commercial farms & ranches, we have what you need to care for your amazing animals.

Tsunami Enterprises

Distributor of high quality pet & grooming supplies
Featured prizes!

Locally owned, family operated

Feather & Fur

Partnering with pet owners for over 20 years to help their pets live long, healthy and happy lives.
Featured prizes!

Open and available 24-hours in Kailua

Animal Clinic of Honolulu

 Dr. Matt Leara &
Dr. Kristin Kunimoto
Thanks for caring for our dachshund rescues!

Committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative care & health-related education for our clients

Kamp K9 Hawaii

Certified Pet First Aid & CPR Training 

Featured prizes!

Veterans providing your pets with best care!

A & Z Petwear

Handmade pet accessories
Check out these cute accessories!

On Instagram & Etsy


Pet-Friendly Bed & Breakfast

Everything you crave in one place!

Bark Box

Make your dog happy!
Winner gets a Bark Box!

We believe life is better with dogs. 

Wholesale Unlimited

Hawaii's favorite local snacks

Family owned since 1965

Calvin & Susie

Hawaii"s store for healthy pets
We all love them (heart) surprises the winners!

Premium & local pet products

Eco Pet Hawaii

Modern & eco-friendly products Featured prizes!

Loved far beyond the Pacific Ocean


Offering an array of pet products
Check out these pet beauty lines!

Dedicated to grooming your pet into a show winning one!

Steak farm

Food Truck
Killer breakfast & lunch plates!

Sizzled to perfection!

Sunset Bowls

Specializing in organic acai bowls, sandwiches, salads & cold brew drinks!
Fruity & cold!

You can taste the care in their craft!

Leilanis Island Tacos

Delicious and spicy tacos with an Asian fusion flair.

Fresh homemade sides!

JMR Food Concepts

Private chef's table

`````````````Hosting outstanding private dining experience

Teapresso Bar

Brewed-To-Order Boba Milk Tea & Organic Beverages 
Cool down with a boba!

Bringing healthier drink alternatives to the Island.

Nummy Nums Kapolei

Organic pet treats & pet bakery 

All-Natural. Local. Fresh. Human-Grade. Native-Hawaiian Made.

Biscuit Bar

Soft Baked Dog Treats & Pastries

Human-Grade / No Preservatives Gluten-Free & Dairy-Free Options

Crystal R Photography

Pets, people, special events
On-site for pet portraits!

Capturing moments with every photo

Kaela Cadiz Art

Pet portraitures
Our artist will be there!

Creating all things pets

Isle Style

Pawsitively Stylish
Featured prize!

Add Luxurious Island Flair to Your Pet’s Life

Any Kine Snax

Locally owned family company. Made in Hawai'i.
Featured Prizes!

Freeze drying everything we can find!

Central Bark

Feed them as nature intended
Check out these farm fresh snacks

A healthy dog is a happy dog

WolfPack Adventures HI

Daycare Alternative
On site to answer your pack questions!

Pups practicing public etiquette & exploring the world

The Island Pooch

Handmade aloha attire & accessories
Check out these cute aloha wear!

Proudly made in Hawaii

Poi Pups Co

Spreading happiness through our fun prints & creating a community of fellow dog lovers
Cute bandanas!

We enjoy making our babies happy while making them look stylish!

Plumeria Pets

Accessories for pets & their people
Check out these cute leash sets!

Handmade in Hawaii

mix & mutt

Sharing aloha with your furriends
Check out their nice collars and leashes!

Specializing in accessories

The Kaien Collection

Asian print pet accessories

Bandanas, bow ties, and waste bag holders

Posh Pups

Made to Order Dog Collars
Check out these cute collars!

Your choice of pattern and size! Matching leash sets also available!

Young Living

Essential Oils
Oils for your pet needs!

Farmers & families–creators, distillers, and dreamers who harness the power of nature's living energy to enrich humanity.

Alpha K-9

Dog trainers
On-site to answer your questions about your rascal!

Eric knows your doxie issues!


Your pets are the heart of our business
Featured prize!

Family-owned pet store specializing in food, furniture & supplies for dogs, cats, fish & birds.

Red Pineapple

We love people

Create your own customized gift baskets 

Belly Rub Kitchen

Treats made with Tender Love & Care 

Dehydrated Dog Treats made in Hawaii