News & Politics

Pet Superlatives

Meet Washington's Most Stylish cat, Most Photogenic dog, and more.

Dozens of you have sent photos for our Reader Pets feature on our Open House blog. Here are a few of our favorites from this past year:

Most Stylish


Lives with: Law student Michele Kinney in Dupont Circle.

Known for: Cuddling and tolerating silly outfits.

Grumpiest Face


Lives with: Kate Oczypok, a piano teacher and writer, and Brad Phillips, a State Department employee, in North Bethesda.

Known for: A deep affection for his memory-foam dog bed.

Most Photogenic


Lives With: Analyst Kevin Russo in NoMa.

Known for: Sneaking baked goods off the counter.

Most Studious


Lives with: Public-health analyst Rachel Mandal and medical student Nell Robinson in Dupont Circle.

Known for: Having once accompanied her owners on a tour of Mexico.

Cutest Couple

Max & Fergie

Live with: Public-relations manager Brooke Bergen and comedian Pete Bergen in Adams Morgan.

Known for: Taking naps together.

Best Hairdo


Lives with: Eric Colton, who works at Studio Theatre, and Jeff Gottfried, an associate at a research organization, in Logan Circle.

Known for: His love of dancing and salmon.

Want your pet to be featured on our website? E-mail your pet’s name, location, a brief bio, and a photo to and use the subject line “Reader Pets.”

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