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Just 8 Cities Remain – Vote Now In The 2018 Best City for Pet Travelers Tournament

You’ve voted the contenders down from 64 cities to 8 in the 2018 Best City for Pet Travelers tournament! Oregon, Minnesota, Tennessee, and North Carolina each have one pet friendly destinations in the hunt, and Florida and California each have two cities still hoping to take home the title. The competition has been thrilling thus far, and we’re dying to see who walks away with the bragging rights this year!

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Prize Package

The person who nominated the winning city will receive:
  • A three-night stay in the pet friendly Red Roof Inn of their choosing
  • Sleepypod Safe Pet Traveler Collection, including their choice of Sleepypod pet carrier or safety harness, one set of Yummy Travel Bowls, one Cloudpuff Pet Blanket, and one engraved Sleepypod Pendant
  • A Doggy Spa Weekend, including three full days of day camp and one grooming, at Best Friends Pet Hotels
  • A $200 Visa Gift Card to make your trip more fun from Ty & Buster at

Best City for Pet Travelers Tournament Bracket

Round 4

2018 Best City for Pet Travelers Round 4 - Top | 2018 Best City for Pet Travelers Round 4 - Bottom |


Round 4 voting closes on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 9pm EDT

Voting in the FINAL FOUR opens March 29, 2018

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The winner of each match-up will be finalized once the votes have been verified by our diligent authentication team. Be sure to cheer on your favorite cities throughout the tournament – voting in Round 3 begins on Thursday, March 29th!

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 by posting photos of your pets having fun is a great way to show the love. Post them on our Facebook page or tag us on Instagram, 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. Employees and contractors of, and their immediate family members are not eligible to win. Anyone exhibiting rude, profane, or abusive behavior will be immediately eliminated from the contest. Any ties will be decided by a coin toss. The decision of the judges is final. The winners of the prizes are responsible for any and all applicable taxes. 

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  • Thanks for your note, Terry! We’ve only been to St. George Island once, and we loved it.

  • That’s awesome, Shannon! Thanks for letting us know, and for welcoming our furry family memebers.

  • Have been visiting St. George Island for Years! Best place ever.

  • I work at the Sheraton Hotel in Duluth Mn . We are a pet friendly Hotel we have doggy beds,dog dishes . we welcome the fur babys with a doggy treat

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