SOURCE: Dogster, Inc.

December 05, 2007 18:34 ET

Best in Show Winners Announced in Biggest Online Dog & Cat Show

3rd Annual Dogster, Inc. Photo Contest Ends With Over 3 Million Votes Cast and 30,000 Entrants

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - December 5, 2007) - Dogster, Inc., creator of the and online communities, today announced the winners of the 3rd Annual World's Coolest Dog and Cat Show. Go to to see the winners for Best in Show and in 30 fun categories.

The World's Coolest Dog & Cat Show is an online contest open to any dog or cat regardless of breed (or lack thereof). With over 3 million votes cast and more than 30,000 entrants this year, the contest attracted some of the funniest and most talented pets in the country.

Best in Show winner for dogs is Dazzle, of Renton, WA, a multi-talented Border Collie. Gordy of Goche, NY, an orange Domestic Shorthair, was named Best in Show among cats thanks to his crazy race car costume.

All pets are created equal, and the World's Coolest Dog and Cat Show levels the competition playing field. The public -- not the pedigree -- chooses the winners along with a panel of twelve celebrity judges. This year's experts include Dog Whisperer Cesar Millan, Good Morning America vet Dr. Marty Becker, DVM and well-known journalists and photographers.

The contest comprised 15 fun categories for cats and 15 for dogs and attracted entrants from all over the country. Categories included Craziest Tail, Naughtiest, Best Smile, Sports Fan, Patriotic, Purse Dog and more.

Besides the winners, you can see the finalists and all the entrants at any time.

The World's Coolest Dog & Cat Show is a production of Dogster, Inc., home to over 550,000 registered dogs and cats. Show sponsors include 9Lives®, Pup-Peroni, Shutterfly, Red Cross Bay Area Chapter, Quirk Books, Wag Hotels and Arm & Hammer®.

About Dogster, Inc.

Dogster, Inc., architect of the and online communities, is the industry alpha dog in pet-focused online communities. Online since January 2004, its properties are now home to more than 550,000 members from over 150 countries, making it the fastest growing pet community in existence. Dogster, Inc. is headquartered in San Francisco, CA. Visit to see what all the barking is about, or call 415-934-0400 for more information.

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