Whether it has fur, scales, feathers or gills, we're looking for one companion to be named the cutest pet in Bismarck-Mandan.

Who doesn't love looking at photos of cute animals on the internet? Of course we all think our little fur babies are the cutest thing going, and now is your chance to prove it!

Beginning today, September 10, you can enter photos through our app. 

Photos can be submitted Monday, September 10 through Sunday, September 23, so you have plenty of time to take that award-winning pet photo. When submitting your photo, please include your first and last names, as well as the name of your pet and any other relevant info you'd like to share about them . Voting will work as follows:

  • Voting opens: Noon on Monday, October 1 through 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, October 14.
  • The winner will be announced at noon on Monday, October 15.

The owner of the pet who receives the most votes will win bragging rights and a $400 prize pack with prizes from J&R Vacuum & Sewing, Puppy Salon, Pet Place Grooming, and Unleashed Grooming, Boarding & Dog Day Care. The second-place winner will receive a $200 prize pack from our sponsors.

Watch the video below for instructions on how to submit your photo. NOTE: You will get a confirmation email once your submission has been received. If you have not received a confirmation email within 24 hours of submission, contact us.

We can't wait to have you all help us name Bismarck-Mandan's cutest pet!

SUBMISSIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED THROUGH 11:59 P.M. ON SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 23. VOTING DATES AND TIMES WILL RUN AS STATED ABOVE. YOU MAY VOTE ONCE EVERY 24 HOURS.

Only one photo submission per pet owner will be accepted. Must be 18 years old or older to enter and win. The pet must reside in the Bismarck-Mandan areaOfficial contest rules also apply.