The Long Island Pet Pages “Best in Show” Awards is our annual contest to recognize outstanding pet-related business, products and services here on Long Island. This contest is ONLY open to businesses which operate here on Long Island.  National chains may be included in the contest, so long as they have a location or locations based here on Long Island.

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If you love a Long Island based pet-friendly business, you can nominate it for inclusion in this year’s contest. To nominate a business, you must use our Submit a Nominee Form and complete all fields.  You may only nominate a business ONCE.  Please note that only pet-friendly businesses based here on Long Island, in the categories listed, may be considered for inclusion in this years contest.  For more details on eligibility and contest rules, please see our Long Island Pet Pages “Best In Show” Awards Terms of Use.

All eligible nominees will be listed on our website beginning September 1st, and voting begins at that time. All submissions and your personal data are confidential and will not be shared with any third parties. Long Island Pet Pages may send you occasional updates by email, which you may opt-out of receiving at any time.

Voting for Nominated Websites

All U.S. residents age 13 or older are eligible to vote for their favorite “Best in Show” nominees!

To vote, select a category and click the red vote button below the entry you wish to vote for.  No registration is required to vote. Voting is limited to one vote, per day, per category.  In other words, you can come back daily to vote for your favorite Long Island Pet Pages “Best in Show” nominees. Total votes for each nominee is displayed directly below their listing.  Long Island Pet Pages reserves the right to discount any votes deemed fraudulent or generated by automated means.

The Winners/Prizes

This year’s voting will be closed at 11:59 PM EST on December 15, 2014. The winners of each category will be announced on or about January 1, 2015. Nominees will be accepted through September 30th, 2014.

One Winners in each individual category will receive:

  • Vinyl “2014 Best in Show” Award Banner to display at their place of business
  • Official LI Pet Pages “Best In Show” Web Banner to proudly display on their website
  • FREE 300×250 Advertising Banner on for a duration of 6 months ($175 value! – be seen by thousands of readers each month!)

One Winner with the most overall votes (in all categories) will also receive:

  • An upgrade to a Leaderboard Advertising Banner on for a duration of 12 months! ($800 value! – be seen by thousands of readers each month!)

One Winner in the Non-Profit Rescue/Shelter Category will also receive:

  • A $100 Donation from Long Island Pet Pages

All eligible* nominees receive:

  • Long Island Pet Pages 2014 Nominee Badge to place on their website or social media pages
  • FREE 90 day directory listing on ($11.99 value! – be seen by thousands of readers each month!)
  • All nominees are randomly featured/promoted on Long Island Pet Pages Facebook/Twitter Pages

*Only nominees in the available categories may be submitted and eligible. Long Island Pet Pages reserves the right to refuse inclusion for any submitted business at their sole discretion. Please see our Terms of Use for details.