Vote for the Top Dog! Sponsored by Morris Animal Inn

Submissions are in, now select Morristown's top dog.

Everyone knows their dog is the top dog.

Now, Morristown Patch is giving you the chance to prove it.

Over the next month, in partnership with Morris Animal Inn, Patch is launching its Top Dog contest.

Enter our contest to give your pooch the chance to compete and then browse the contest to see other pups from your Patch!

The winners from 10 participating area Patches will then go on to the final round, where the winner will be awarded a $250 gift card for a weekend stay at the Morris Animal Inn for your dog!

Here’s how it works:

Beginning Nov. 26, upload your favorite photo of your dog to this article (it’s super easy—just make sure you are a registered user first. In the caption, tell us your dog’s name and what makes him or her so special. One photo per owner please.

The submission deadline is Sunday, Dec. 9 at 11:59 p.m.

Between Monday, Dec. 10 and Sunday, Dec. 16 at 11:59 p.m., our users will vote in the comments on what dog is Morristown's Top Dog.

From there, Morristown's Top Dog will vie with the other nine local winners for the grand prize. The grand prize winner will be announced Friday, Dec. 21 at noon.

So make sure you hit that social media campaign trail early!

To vote: Look for the number in the top right corner of the photo and refer to that in the comments.

Morris Animal Inn has been a part of the Morristown community for over 50 years, offering lodging, daycare and more for your dogs and cats.


Open to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia who are 18 and older.

To enter, upload your favorite photo of your dog to the contest article beginning Nov. 26.

All entries must be received by Sunday, Dec. 9 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time.

You may enter one photo per owner.

One winner will be selected by comment votes tallied by Local Editor.

A gift card for a weekend stay at the Morris Animal Inn will be given to the winner of the regional contest, made up of the winners of 10 site contests.

Click Here for complete Official Rules.

Springfield Citizen December 11, 2012 at 11:30 PM
Moe (#16) is the cutest by far!
Wilma December 11, 2012 at 11:39 PM
#16 moe is a babydoll and gets my vote!!
francesca December 12, 2012 at 02:52 AM
#24 Parker! What a cutie and Seeing Eye! that's awesome!! Top dog all the way!
Tambo December 12, 2012 at 03:03 AM
Parker is a stud, #24 all the way!
lorraine December 12, 2012 at 03:16 AM
#24 Parker is a pretty dog. He gets my vote.
Danielle December 12, 2012 at 03:21 AM
Parker, #24, is the obvious choice! What a cutie.
K B December 12, 2012 at 03:29 AM
Go #24! Parker is such a beautiful dog!!! :-)
Marie S. December 12, 2012 at 03:31 AM
#32 Max . Says he is homeless :(
kara December 12, 2012 at 04:14 AM
#24 gets my vote!!! Cute and loving...all around awesome dog!!!
Matt Peddicord December 12, 2012 at 04:13 PM
#10 Mason, he looks and acts like a top dog, a royal mutt indeed
Michael Bandito December 12, 2012 at 05:03 PM
#24 Parker all the way... this vote should count twice.
CanDice December 12, 2012 at 06:31 PM
#1 Aslan. In the spirit of Christmas, you won my heart.
Elizabeth December 12, 2012 at 08:48 PM
I think Aslan should win this contest because he is very cute and smart.
niki December 12, 2012 at 08:48 PM
#32 max gets my vote!!!
Jessica December 12, 2012 at 08:58 PM
Aslan All The Way!!!
Emily December 12, 2012 at 09:02 PM
My Baby Aslan Should Win!!!
melissa December 12, 2012 at 09:07 PM
Judi December 12, 2012 at 09:25 PM
Max, No. 32!
Heather Beckman December 12, 2012 at 09:51 PM
Max #32
bob December 13, 2012 at 12:14 AM
#32 max
Chris D. December 13, 2012 at 02:53 AM
#32 Max! Best one!
Jim D December 13, 2012 at 01:32 PM
#16 Moe is the top dog in Mo-town!
Nick December 13, 2012 at 02:14 PM
Aslan should win! He's got Christmas Spirit & A Big Smiling Face
Sjwalsh December 13, 2012 at 03:16 PM
#7- Aslan definitely deserves the win!
julie braun December 13, 2012 at 03:42 PM
#32 Max. He is a kind dog, with an old soul.
John Chambergo December 13, 2012 at 05:24 PM
im voting for max #32! so cute and looks like he would make someone happy in a new forever home :)
RB December 14, 2012 at 12:40 PM
Voting for #7! Go Aslan!
SJ December 14, 2012 at 03:41 PM
I vote for #7. Aslan is a sweetheart! He is very friendly, loving and playful dog.
tmunro December 14, 2012 at 11:23 PM
I'm voting for #7, Aslan, for his looks AND personality!


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