Nancy G's dog Sam has won the Top Dog mantle for Ardmore-Merion-Wynnewood Patch.
Sam, who just turned 1, got . The pup is pictured in photo 15 of the 17 photos uploaded.
Sam and the other local winners move on to a regional competition, in which voting will take place from July 9 to July 20.
After that, five regional winners will face off July 23-27 for top honors in the greater Philadelphia area, to be announced July 30.
Look for great prizes at both the regional and Greater Philadelphia levels. You can read the full contest rules in the PDF attached to this article.