5 Little Hot Dogs

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Information About 5 Little Hot Dogs

The origins of 5 Little Hot Dogs is unknown, but it is a very popular children's rhyme. There are several alternate verses for the song. It can also be sung as 5 Fat Sausages.

5 Little Hot Dogs can be performed as a counting game. The standard actions include counting on their fingers and clapping their hands. You can also perform the song with an emergent reader book, and have the kids help you make it. A good pattern can be found at makinglearningfun.com.

There are several companion songs that you could use as well. Some examples are, Five Little Doughnuts, Five Little Monkeys. or even Five Little Ducks That I Once Knew.

Alternative Lyrics & Related Songs

A different version with banging sausages

5 fat sausages cooking in a pan,
sizzle, sizzle, sizzle
and 1 went bang.

4 fat sausages cooking in a pan,
sizzle, sizzle, sizzle
and 1 went bang.

3 fat sausages cooking in a pan,
sizzle, sizzle, sizzle
and 1 went bang.

2 fat sausages cooking in a pan,
sizzle, sizzle, sizzle
and 1 went bang.

1 fat sausages cooking in a pan,
sizzle, sizzle, sizzle
and it went bang.

When you get to one little hot dog, sing:

One little hot dog was frying in a pan.
He got hot and he said, "Wait! Put me on a plate, 'cause I taste great!'.


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1 May 2015 at 4:54pm

tinaq said a bad word

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Millie, United Kingdom

8 October 2014 at 6:07pm

This was ok but not really very entertaining for me at all as a year 6 going up to high school so yaah!

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ojdhbgtefguyrgvrhyrfghr, Hong Kong

7 September 2013 at 7:00pm

i cant count

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Tinaq, Andorra

15 July 2012 at 8:43pm

i like it but its not that intertaning to us teanager i no im being alittle bit harsh but lol get a life this is the most borringest thing i ever heard you are the worst est bich ever

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Millie, United Kingdom

5 June 2012 at 8:57pm

I love the song but the woman who talks on the video talks very funny

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Poppy, France

30 November 2011 at 6:00pm

htif ms xds yohes loko a tiune uyose

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Ann, Nigeria

12 November 2011 at 5:07pm

what an educational song for kids

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Andrea, United States

5 November 2011 at 5:21pm

interesting song . . . i luved it!

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Rudi, Australia

29 August 2011 at 3:50am

Hilarioooous! Been trying to get the right lyrics!

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Toto, Angola

2 June 2011 at 3:45pm

Hi l like it too

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Ryan, Malaysia

20 May 2011 at 6:56pm

is there any song sounds like "mike and mary love shortening..shortening..mike and mary love shortening bread"?I've tried to look for it in everywhere but couldn't find it~T_T.okay,I did not remember the tittle of the song.

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Rosemary, United States

14 December 2010 at 10:06pm

This song is awesome!Can you put farajaka (pronounced:fair-a-shaw-ka)

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Kiki, Bolivia, Plurinational State Of

19 November 2010 at 4:24pm

i like this song:)

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Lolita, Hong Kong

20 September 2010 at 1:21pm

I love the extra Lyric.

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Mannat Kailey, Calgary Canada

27 August 2010 at 3:41pm

outstanding song ! I love it

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Alisha, England

21 May 2010 at 9:17pm

so graet (not babababababa shutup)

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Kia, Scotia ,nebraska

2 May 2010 at 3:24am

this is the best kiddie song eveerrrrr!

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Emma, Poop

26 February 2010 at 1:03am

I love this song! Its my favorite, not just out of this website, but out of all song ever written, in future or any time!

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Jack And Diane, New Zeland

28 October 2009 at 11:47pm

this is hilarious bahahahahahaha BAM BANG i taste great ohhhhh good stufffff

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Savannah, Pelham

24 October 2009 at 10:58pm

this is fun to say i really should sing this song alot

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This song has been printed from the BusSongs.com website.