With votes tallied and winners announced for the 2013 PetSafe Bark For Your Park contest, DS is celebrating along with communities across the country. The DS team worked with PetSafe behind the scenes on an almost daily basis in the weeks leading up to and during the contest, updating elements, transitioning graphics, back-end tech work, monitoring votes and moving the phases forward. Months of preplanning, development of corresponding advertising and weekly efforts paid off with the contest gaining national media exposure alongside contestant and community momentum.

Here’s how this year’s contest played out by the numbers:

Check out more on the contest results or learn about PetSafe here.