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Cheers to 10 Years

A dazzling roster of celebrity winemakers, mixologists and chefs will converge April 21-24, 2022 in idyllic South Walton’s Grand Boulevard Town Center to wine, dine, educate and entertain guests as part of the four-day celebration of wine, spirits, food, music,…

16. Barney

Pet Name: Barney Pet Age: 5 years Description/Color: Brown and white Species/Breed: Lab/American Bulldog Neighborhood: Starmount Favorite Play Spot: Lake Ella Best Word to Describe Him/Her: Autophobic Unusual Talents/Characteristics: Goofy sleeping positions. Leaps like a ballerina. Tug-of-war champ. Why Should…

15. Frannie

Pet Name: Frannie Pet Age: 1 year Description/Color: Wild boar Species/Breed: Miniature Wirehaired Dachshund Neighborhood: Miccosukee Hills Favorite Play Spot: My family’s house Best Word to Describe Him/Her: One-of-a-kind Unusual Talents/Characteristics: “Sittin’ pretty” Why Should Your Pet Win? Frannie is…

14. Suki

Pet Name: Suki Pet Age: 6 years Description/Color: Fluffy long black body with a white chest Species/Breed: Cocker Spaniel & Basset Hound Mix Neighborhood: Canopy Favorite Play Spot: Bradfordville Dog Park Best Word to Describe Him/Her: Spunky Why Should Your…

13. Blair

Pet Name: Blair Pet Age: 1 year Description/Color: Red Species/Breed: German Shepherd Mix Neighborhood: Southwood Favorite Play Spot: Tom Brown Dog Park Best Word to Describe Him/Her: Foxy Unusual Talents/Characteristics: Loves to climb like a monkey. Why Should Your Pet…

12. Buddy

Pet Name: Buddy Pet Age: 2 years Description/Color: Black and white, like a cow Species/Breed: Cat, who knows the breed Neighborhood: Havana Favorite Play Spot: North Florida Animal Hospital Best Word to Describe Him/Her: Squeaky Unusual Talents/Characteristics: Horrible breath, missing…

11. Apollo

Pet Name: Apollo Pet Age: 5 years Description/Color: Fawn Species/Breed: Boxer Neighborhood: Lake Jackson Favorite Play Spot: My yard with my ball Best Word to Describe Him/Her: Spunky yet shy Unusual Talents/Characteristics: No. 1 dock diving boxer in North America…

10. Boston

Pet Name: Boston Pet Age: 13 years Description/Color: Boston is tan-colored with black highlights on her ears and snout. She has expressive, hazel eyes that look like she’s wearing Amy Winehouse mascara, and she has what I like to call…

9. Rufus

Pet Name: Rufus Pet Age: 7 years Description/Color: Brown and white Species/Breed: Bull Terrier Mix Neighborhood: Ox Bottom Manor Favorite Play Spot: He loves to go on walks at Lafayette Heritage. Best Word to Describe Him/Her: Unique Unusual Talents/Characteristics: He…

8. Harry

Pet Name: Harry Pet Age: 8 years Description/Color: Golden brown with bushy fur and golden eyes, about 45 pounds Species/Breed: Terrier Mix. His genetic test showed so many breeds; we like to call him a “purebred Wakulla hound,” since that’s…

7. Theo

Pet Name: Theo Pet Age: 8 years Description/Color: Theo has caramel skin with a golden brown and black shell, plus dark soulful eyes and prominent overlapping scales on his front and back legs. Species/Breed: African Sulcata Tortoise Neighborhood: Summerlake Favorite…

6. Mr. Jinks

Pet Name: Mr. Jinks Pet Age: 4 years Description/Color: Brown Tabby Mackerel Species/Breed: Maine Coon Neighborhood: Downtown Quincy Favorite Play Spot: Mr. Jinks is an indoor cat. Best Word to Describe Him/Her: Loving Unusual Talents/Characteristics: Mr. Jinks loves to play…

5. Murphy

Pet Name: Murphy Pet Age: 7 years Description/Color: Tan and black. Species/Breed: Your guess is as good as mine. Great Dane mix? He is 90 pounds of great dog — big, deep chest and a tiny hiney. Neighborhood: Ochlockonee Bay/Wakulla…

4. Lovey

Pet Name: Lovey Pet Age: 16 years Description/Color: Black and white Species/Breed: Shih tzu Neighborhood: Highgrove Place Favorite Play Spot: Backyard Best Word to Describe Him/Her: Rock star Unusual Talents/Characteristics: Lovey manages to “convince” everyone that walks into his life…

3. Valentina

Pet Name: Valentina Pet Age: 11 months Description/Color: Chocolate, tan and white Species/Breed: Long-haired Miniature Dachshund Neighborhood: Kilearn Estates Favorite Play Spot: Alfred B. Maclay State Park, Lake Hal Best Word to Describe Him/Her: Loveable Unusual Talents/Characteristics: Great morning alarm…

2. Annie

Pet Name: Annie Pet Age: 4 years Description/Color: Tan and white Species/Breed: Terrier Mix Neighborhood: Southeast Side Favorite Play Spot: Camp Mojos Best Word to Describe Him/Her: Social Unusual Talents/Characteristics: Can smell peanut better from miles away. Cutest Underbite. Talkative.…

1. Surf Dog

Pet Name: Surf Dog, aka Buddy Russell Pet Age: 9 years Description/Color: Brownish blonde Species/Breed: Carolina dog Neighborhood: Ochlockonee Bay Favorite Play Spot: Near highways (unfortunately) Best Word to Describe Him/Her: Traveler Unusual Talents/Characteristics: Buddy lived a feral life for…

The Best Yet

Televised awards shows have long held appeal. There is an air of glitz and glamor, yet they are approachable, inclusive and all are invited. For the second time in its 23-year history, Tallahassee Magazine hosted the Best of Tallahassee awards…