We asked for pictures of digging dogs, and you delivered. Our Safe Digging contest fetched dozens of entries. It was "ruff" narrowing down the list of finalists, but nine dogs made the cut:

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Now, "paws" to vote for your favorite. The winner will be featured in our Safe Digging campaign in August, and will help us spread an important safety message: Doggone it! Call 811 before you dig.

Finalists, don't "fur-get" to tell family and friends to vote by 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 30. The winner will be announced the following week. Good luck, and thank you to all who submitted photos.

9 finalists unveiled in 811 contest
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