2022 PET MAYOR ELECTION
Meet the Candidates
Nominations for Pet Mayor of Mid County are rolling in and there is no shortage of deserving candidates!
Make a nomination through August 21. Voting begins August 24th!
For more information about Pet Mayor, and making a nomination, guidelines, or voting, visit the event page.
Meet The Candidates For Pet Mayor
Click the (+) sign for more information on each candidate! Check back frequently through August 21st to view new candidates.
Slogan: A proven leader that our town kneads!
Platforms: As mayor I will start a program for free or low cost cat-nip and treats for needy cats. I will require at least seven two hour cat nap breaks for all feline employees. I will also spearhead a program to offer free spay or neuter procedures to feline residents.
Slogan: I’m a lover, not a fighter. She vows to do anything in her power to create a kinder, more loving community.
Platforms: Callie wants to say hi to everyone. She sometimes will figure out ways to sneakily go over and say hi to a family with kids or another dog out for a walk. She is seriously social. She has also been know to chase an occasional squirrel or deer.
Slogan: May The Odds Be Ever In Carl’s Favor
Platforms: Carl is an international cat of mystery whose hobbies include blimp racing, amateur neurosurgery, playing the didgerido, & baking for fun and profit. Carl also knows your 9th grade locker combo.
Slogan: Kisses for all – big and small!
Platforms: Promising to keep the streets clean from all food debris!
Charlee can often be found frequenting a sneak of wine at Chateau Maplewood or a sip of beer at Schlafly Events when her mom isn’t looking!
Slogan: A Bark for Every Smile
Platforms: Emi is trained to greet every patient at Arch Orthodontics. She goes to work every day with a smile!
Slogan: Here to represent all pets in the community- whether you’ve got fur, hair, or scales!
Platforms: Fallon has what it takes to be our community Pet Mayor. She loves to attend events, will do tricks for days, and is a well-behaved, yet high-energy Australian Shepherd.
Slogan: I won’t roll over for anybody. (Except Ryan Reynolds. Because who wouldn’t roll over for Ryan Reynolds.)
Slogan: Everyone should spend the night with the RH Police Department!
Platforms: Max is the sweetest 10 year old you will ever meet.
Slogan: Olive, Olaugh, Olove
Platforms: Olive is the resident shop dog at Maven and is regularly available for petting and cuddles for anyone who wants/needs them. She’s also willing to visit schools, homes for the elderly, special events, or anywhere a cute Boston Terrier is needed!
Slogan: Spreading love one patch at a time!
Platforms: MapleGood member who loves artsy and community events.
Slogan: Puptown Girl Lookin’ Out for the Underdogs
Platforms: I will bark for those who can’t bark for themselves. I will also lobby for the rights of plus sized dogs to have equal access to all public dog houses in Maplewood. Yes, I’m looking at you Crow’s Nest.
Slogan: Life’s short, vote for the long dog.
Platforms: Don’t let her small size fool you, Pretzel has a big bark. She’s been known for having a few choice words for her political opponents.
Slogan: A loyal friend and good boi, vote Ralph for Pet Mayor!
Platforms: Ralph will be a fierce advocate for native habitat restoration within the built urban environment. He believes in a sustainable and equitable community for all animals. Ralph is pro-stick and if elected will implement a program to provide sticks for all.
Slogan: A chicken in every dog bowl!
Platforms: If elected, he would like to institute a mandatory nap hour in the afternoon between his morning coffee at the Living Room Coffee + Kitchen and night cap at the Crow’s Nest. He would also ban squirrels. MRH doesn’t need them.
Slogan: Everyone loves Scout, and Scout loves everyone!
Platforms: Scout is an advocate for Maplewood and especially for all hos friends who attend the Maplewood Dog Park. He also loves to support his human siblings who attend 1st and 4th grade in MRH schools!