Key West Dachshund Walk

Duna costumed as an iguana walks in the Key West Dachshund Walk in Key West, Fla., Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011. This year's pooch procession attracted 227 long-bodied, short-legged canines in what has become an island city New Year's Eve tradition. (Source: Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Dachshund Walk Was Canine Kickoff To Key West New Year’s Eve

If every dog has its day, for 227 dachshunds in Key West that “day” is New Year’s Eve, when the canines and their human companions staged the annual Key West Dachshund Walk in the island city’s Old Town.