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LaGrange Bark for Your Park daily contest standings

LaGRANGE — LaGrange has lost its long-held third place spot and is falling further behind in the Bark for your Park contest.

The city is competing for a $100,000 private grant from pet product manufacturer PetSafe, which is earmarked specifically to fund a dog park in the winning community. LaGrange leaders plan to expand Granger Park to add the dog park if the city wins.

Visit http://www.petsafe.net/ barkforyourpark/city/ 2767/lagrange-ga/ to vote. Find LaGrange’s campaign on Facebook by searching “Bark for Your Park – LaGrange, GA” or using #barklagrangega. Votes may be cast twice per day, per voter. Voting ends July 22.

Vote count as of 7:30 a.m. Tuesday:

1. Jacksonville, Ill. — 14,872

2. Watkinsville, Ga. — 13,058

3. Moore, Okla. — 7,012

4. LaGrange, Ga. — 6,294

5. Epworth, Iowa — 6,124

6. Fort Gratiot, Mich. — 5,926

7. Merrimack, N.H. — 5,057

8. Vacaville, Calif. — 4,897

9. Barstow, Calif. — 4,527

10. Winslow, Ariz. — 4,339

11. Portland, Texas — 4,050

12. West Winfield, N.Y. — 3,197

13. Willmar, Minn. — 2,953

14. Oswego, Ill. — 2,618

15. Bryant, Ark. — 2,306