The finalists for this year’s Dublin Puppy of the Year have been revealed, with five finalists set to battle to be top dog.

The winner of the Dublin round of Puppy of the Year will then go on to try and snatch the bone to be crowned Ireland’s 2019 Puppy of the Year.

Run by Petmania, the finalists for the Dublin round have been narrowed down from more than 80 nominations, with 3,200 votes cast for the top five.

In the top five for Dublin are Tiggi the Cockapoo, Bella Bear the Chow Chow, American Bulldog Butch, another Cockapoo named Oscar (above) and Bo Nua the Shorkie.

Puppy-lovers can cast their vote on Petmania’s website, or in the Petmania store in Santry, Gulliver’s Retail Park.

The winning puppy will also receive a top prize worth over €1,500. Pet lovers have until May 23 to cast their vote!