Vote: King and Queen Canines of Fort Greene Photo Contest

Who's the fairest pooch of them all? Cast your vote for who will be crowned top dog.

Ed. Note: Voting for this contest is closed.

Fort Greene and Clinton Hill are filled with four-legged pals. But whose pooch is neighborhood royalty? 

via e-mail of man's best friend mugging for the camera and received so many crown-worthy canine pics from the area. The judges, our friends at ProspectBark, then pared down the entries to the top five male and female dogs.

And those finalists are...


  • Beaumont
  • Saul
  • Leo
  • Pig Bo Jones
  • Eddie


  • Ms Charley
  • Frankie
  • Biscuit
  • Ramona
  • Cherry

Now it's time for you to weigh in. We will be collecting votes from Aug. 25 through 5 p.m. on Aug. 29.

How? It's easy: Vote in the comments section below with the name of your favorite male and female dog's photo from the gallery (with a compliment for your favorite pup, if you so choose).

The winners will each receive a gift basket from ($50), a comprehensive exam and complementary microchip from ($100), a training session from Calm Energy Dog Training ($150), a professional pet photo session from Jenna Leigh Teti Photography ($200) and a staycation from ProspectBark ($100).

For the official contest rules and regulations, please see the attached PDF

Note: You may only cast one vote for a "King" and another for a "Queen" per reader (we have ways of tracking this). No additional photos may be uploaded to the gallery during the voting period for belated consideration (we have ways of tracking this as well and they will be removed).

May the best canine win!

William Byrnes August 29, 2012 at 01:35 PM
King: Pig Bo Jones Queen: Cherry all the way baby !!!
Jim Mac August 29, 2012 at 01:39 PM
Queen: Cherry King: Pig Bo Jones
Jocelyn Christina August 29, 2012 at 01:41 PM
Kind: Beaumont Queen: Cherry
T-Bone August 29, 2012 at 02:01 PM
King: Leo Queen: Cherry
Samantha August 29, 2012 at 02:07 PM
King: Beaumont Queen: Cherry
bv August 29, 2012 at 02:13 PM
King: Pig Bo Jones Queen: Cherry
Lilia August 29, 2012 at 02:42 PM
Queen: Cherry!
Tom Best August 29, 2012 at 02:42 PM
Queen: Cherry
Willy Kelley August 29, 2012 at 02:43 PM
Mr. Beaumont Queen: Ms. Charley
M K August 29, 2012 at 02:45 PM
Queen: Cherry
Tamo August 29, 2012 at 02:52 PM
Queen: Ms. Charlie
Larisa August 29, 2012 at 02:54 PM
Queen: Cherry
A F August 29, 2012 at 02:58 PM
King - Beaumont Queen - Cherry
<3 August 29, 2012 at 03:05 PM
They're all absolutely adorable and lucky to have proud owners that love them! I wish I could vote for all of them but if I have to pick one of each: Queen: Cherry (honorable mention to Ms Charlie) King: Pig (honorable mention to Pig)
<3 August 29, 2012 at 03:06 PM
sorry I meant HM to Beau!
Kim August 29, 2012 at 03:15 PM
I vote for Cherry for Queen! She is the SWEETEST, most loving dog and she is soooo smart!!! One of the best dogs I have EVER encountered!!! And for King, I gotta cast my vote for PIG!!! Oh, that FACE!!!
Robert H August 29, 2012 at 03:52 PM
King- Beaumont Queen- Cherry
Jenny August 29, 2012 at 04:17 PM
King - Pig Bo Jones Queen - Ms. Charley
Shelene August 29, 2012 at 04:34 PM
King - Leo Queen - Charley
Nina August 29, 2012 at 05:41 PM
Queen Cherry and King Saul!
Paul Fleishman August 29, 2012 at 06:30 PM
Queen: Ms. Charley - definitely the CUTEST dog!!
Luisa August 29, 2012 at 06:40 PM
King - Beaumont Queen - Cherry
Shereen M August 29, 2012 at 06:56 PM
King Beaumont Queen Charley Soo cute!!!!
Christine August 29, 2012 at 07:03 PM
Queen: Charley
Christine August 29, 2012 at 07:04 PM
cutest dog in the universe. charley.
Norina Gueller August 29, 2012 at 07:07 PM
King Beaumont Queen Charley
Gina Kim August 29, 2012 at 08:07 PM
1 Vote for Queen Cherry 1 Vote for King Beaumont
Evan August 29, 2012 at 08:37 PM
Vote Queen: Cherry Vote King: Beaumont
lars haegg August 29, 2012 at 08:39 PM
Queen - Cherry
Dre August 29, 2012 at 09:48 PM
King - Beaumont (I want to just hang out with that dog) Queen - Ms. Charley (so cute, that she looks like a doll)


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