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The dog run is the most popular obstacle course in the world.
The race is run on a series of rungs, called chutes, which are built to allow the participants to descend and then ascend, and then return to the starting point.
The runners climb up the rungs and then descend to a landing area called a finish line, where they can complete their run and have the trophy of a lifetime.
The dogs compete in the dog race and are judged on their agility and ability to get through a series “hurdles.”
The winning dog wins a prize of a total of $1,000.
But the dogs are not allowed to compete at the finish line.
That’s because the race is considered a “dog obstacle course,” meaning it has to be run in a dog-friendly environment, including the presence of dogs.
And because dogs are considered pests in the area, they are banned from the finish.
The owners of Dog Run Run Club, the New Jersey-based organization that runs the dog races, say they had no idea how many dogs were competing.
But they had heard that the race was popular.
“We have heard a lot of stories about the dogs.
We’ve also heard from people that are running the dog competitions who think it’s great,” said Dog Run Club president Dan Storlach.”
So we’ve heard from a lot people who are competing and have heard that it’s a fun, safe, dog-free event,” Storf said.
A spokeswoman for the United States Park Police told ABC News the department has not received any complaints about the race.
“The Park Police is committed to maintaining the safety of all visitors to the park,” the spokeswoman said.
“As part of this commitment, park personnel will conduct an ongoing safety review, and any complaints will be addressed.”
The owners have launched an online fundraising campaign to help cover the costs of the dog park.
“A lot of the proceeds from this campaign will go towards keeping the dog events open,” the Dog Run club said in a statement.
“We’re looking forward to welcoming our community to the dog racing community and our new dog racing park.”
The Dog Run run, located in the town of Wolfville, New Jersey, has been a popular event since it began in 1995.
The organizers have made it one of the oldest dog races in the country.
“It is one of my favorite events in the U.S. It’s not only fun, it’s safe, it is a great opportunity for people of all ages and abilities to compete,” Dog Run owner David Jernigan told ABCNews.
“The dogs really make it a fun race, and we can have a lot more fun with the dogs than with humans.”
The dogs can compete in both indoor and outdoor races.
The Dog Race Club says its owners plan to host more dog races this year.