Wow, what another truly amazing week of Bark Madness 2016 powered by The Royal Half™! And now, it's come down to this... our two final dogs! We've had over 30,000 votes cast since Bark Madness started a few weeks ago and it's finally time to chose the best LA Kings dog... and award them the Stanley Pup trophy!
The competition during the Final 4 was fierce... but in the end... only the strongest dogs survived!
First, let's take a look at the Final 4 winners that will advance on to compete in the Bark Madness Championship Game!
#1 GUSTL KOPITAR vs #13 LILY MUZZIN
Lily Muzzin's unlikely run to the Bark Madness Championship Game was stopped in its doggie tracks by the reigning champion, Gustl Kopitar.
#6 MILO BROWN vs #15 EMMA PEARSON
Turns out that Milo Brown wasn't in the best shape of his life after all, as Emma Pearson continues her Cinderella run with a trip to the Bark Madness Championship Game!
I wonder how Tanner Pearson is feeling right now.
Now, let's take a look at the matchup for the 2016 Bark Madness Championship Game!
#1 GUSTL KOPITAR vs #15 EMMA PEARSON
It's the experienced veteran versus the upstart rookie! Goldendoodle Gustl Kopitar takes on Border Collie/German Shepherd Mix Emma Pearson.
Well, there you have it. The Championship Game for Bark Madness 2016 has been set and it's time to bust your bracket! Make sure you vote above in the title game. Polls close at midnight on Sunday, April 3rd! So vote ASAP!
But more importantly, make sure you give back by purchasing one of the "We Are All K9s" calendars that are currently on a Bark Madness special at only $10! Buy them here! The purchase benefits the Kings Care Foundation! You can check out a behind-the-scenes feature on the making of the LA Kings Calendar from Kings Weekly here!