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BARK MADNESS 2020: Meatball Luff Crowned Champion

After 20,901 votes, just 27 separated Meatball Luff and Lucy Anderson in an epic championship showdown

by PumperNicholl @PumperNicholl / LAKings.com

It was a championship matchup that people will tell their grandchildren about.

Meatball Luff and Lucy Anderson went nose-to-nose and left everything out on the field.

There were a total of 20,901 votes in three days and there were five (FIVE!) lead changes in the final 24 hours.

In the end, Meatball Luff prevailed to become the first ever two-time Bark Madness Champion.

The final vote totals: 10,464 for Meatball, 10,437 for Lucy.

Just 27 votes separated these two titans, once again reminding everyone that Every. Vote. Matters.

Instagram from @theluffpups: We are back with ONE FINAL announcement!! The Twitter & IG polls are finished, but there is still time to vote! Online voting at LAKings.com/vote (link in bio) is open until 11:59 PT TONIGHT! Lucy won Instagram. Meatball won Twitter. The online poll will determine Bark Madness' 2020 champion. Earlier today we heard there was less than 200 votes separating us. But we do not know in who's favour. PLEASE KEEP VOTING! Your support has been so incredible and we love you all so much!! The #meatballmafia and #bulldognation is REAL. THANK YOU ❤️
#MeatballMafia

Rookie Mikey Anderson and his extremely good girl, Lucy, threw everything they had at the reigning champ, but the Meatball Mafia came through in the final hours.

Watch: Youtube Video

In total, there were over 224,000 votes during the 2020 Bark Madness Tournament (for what it's worth, Lucy took home the most total votes with 36,041 during her four rounds).

We had 16 good boys and good girls representing the LA Kings, but there are so many more dogs looking for homes!

Now is the perfect time to foster or adopt a pup through Wags and Walks! Good doggos like Allie, Julia, Dakota and Dizzy are all available, along with many others! Learn more about how you can help our friends during this time.

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