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Championship On The Line! VOTE NOW: Colorado Springs, CO vs. Charleston, SC for Best City for Pet Travelers 2016

It all comes down to this … the championship is on the line, baby!

We started with 110 cities, and you’ve narrowed the field down to just two. Colorado Springs, Colorado, at the foot of the majestic Rocky Mountains, will take on Charleston, South Carolina, just a stone’s throw away from the mighty Atlantic Ocean. It’s a battle of East vs. West – and only your votes will determine which city comes out on top in the Best City for Pet Travelers tournament!

Best City for Pet Travelers Championship Map - 2016

Colorado Springs, Colorado

Life is all about being outdoors in Colorado Springs, and what dog doesn’t love that? Whether you’re hiking in the shadow of Pikes Peak, taking a stroll around Garden of the Gods park, or sampling the creations at one of the many local breweries, your furry travel companion is welcome to join you – making this a topnotch choice for pet travelers!
Buster and Ty in Colorado Springs, CO

Charleston, South Carolina

With it’s cobblestone streets, southern hospitality, and pet friendly attitude, Charleston is an outstanding travel destination for dogs and their people. Three beaches, thirty-four attractions, and forty restaurants are there to be enjoyed with your pup – in fact, you’d be hard-pressed to see it all in just one trip!
Dog on Beach - Charleston, SC

Fasten your seat belts … because only one of these terrific pet friendly places can be named the 2016 Best City for Pet Travelers!

Best City for Pet Travelers Tournament Bracket

Best City for Pet Travelers 2016 - Round 7 - TopBest City for Pet Travelers 2016 - Round 7 - Bottom

These competitors have already won some fantastic prizes, including  a “Travels with Ty & Buster” tote bag from GoPetFriendly.com, a 10-pound box of Revel, 100% human grade dog food made with free-range chicken from The Honest Kitchen, and a complete Crazy Tugs Sasquatch Family (black, blue, brown and purple) from goDog.

Whoever walks away with the win today also claims the bragging rights, and these terrific prizes …
GoPetFriendly.com's 2016 Best City for Pet Travelers Tournament - Final

Voting closes Wednesday, April 6th at 9pm EDT

The winner will be announced on Thursday, April 7th here on the GoPetFriendly.com Blog.

Share the Love

The best part of this tournament is getting to support your favorite pet friendly destinations! Sharing what makes your city the pet friendliest through photos of your pets having fun is a great way to show the love. Post them on our Facebook page or tag us on Twitter, and we’ll share them, too!

Contest Rules

This contest is open only to US and Canadian residents over the age of 18, excluding Quebec and where prohibited by law. Anyone exhibiting rude, profane, or abusive behavior will be immediately eliminated from the contest. The decision of the judges is final. The winners of the prizes are responsible for any and all applicable taxes. 

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