A few years ago, I was wandering the aisles at Gordman's looking for some new Christmas decorations apartment when I stumbled across it. A full aisle of Christmas outfits for pets.  I couldn't resist picking up an Ugly Christmas Sweater for Dakota. 

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As you could imagine, it wasn't an easy task wrestling him into it but when all was said and done, he looked adorable!

Do you love dressing your kitty up for the holidays too? We asked you to show off their best holiday photo to win some amazing prizes from our friends at Simply Cats and man did you deliver!

Below are this year's Santa Paws contenders! Over the next few weeks of the holiday season, you'll help us narrow it down to the most festive kitty in the Treasure Valley!

The grand prize winner will win a carpeted cat tree valued at $200 and bragging rights for having the cutest cat in the Treasure Valley!

Our first runner-up will win a Breeze Box litter box and window mounted cat bed.

The third and fourth place winners will go home with a $50 gift card to shop for toys, supplies or cat trees at Simply Cats. 

Round 2 ends Saturday, December 14 at 5 p.m.

Some helpful voting tips:

  • When voting for your favorite cat, click the "vote now" button BELOW their photo
  • If a kitty's picture appears to be cut off, click the picture to expand it to full screen