The 2021 Pet of the Year contest has now closed for entry. Here are the pets that were submitted. There will be an online form available for voting on our webisite at www.themtnear.com. Click on VOTE PETS.
Voting opens November 25 and closes December 16, at 5 p.m. Winners will be announced in the December 23 edition.
The contests is sponsored by the family of Justin Short, Hub Ned, Gilpin Cleaning Company, Chip Smith, Gold Hill General Store, Brightwood Music, Last Stand Tavern, Holistic Homestead, The Mountain Pages, Lise Friis Real Estate and The Mountain-Ear.
Thank you to all of our pet families and sponsors!
To request a paper voting form, please call or text 303-810-5409 or email firstname.lastname@example.org