Now, you have the chance to share your story about how your pet has changed your life.
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"Best in Show - Stories from Beyond the Shelter" is a storytelling event held by Berkeley Humane that celebrates rescue pets.
Each year, contestants submit their heartwarming pet stories for a chance to win prizes and be crowned "Best in Show."
Three finalists will read their stories at the Best in Show event.
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Berkeley Humane is accepting submissions now through Sept. 15.