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Texarkana, Texas has won $100,000 from Petsafe, Company towards a dog park on the Texas side of the twin cities.  July 31st was the last day of voting for the 'Bark For Your Park' contest in which the city was one of fifteen finalist. Animal rescuer Jeff Tarpley stood and congratulated a host of dog owner who came out to Spring Lake Park to hear the good news first hand. The dag park will be specially named after Texarkana, Texas resident Kylee Sullivan, who died in the Albert Pike flood bake in 2010. "She loved everybody, but not only people, she loved animals, she really had a heart for animals, she's just a special little girl," said Jewel Sullivan, Kylee"s great grandfather.
This will be the second park for Texarkana in in the same amount of years. Last years park organizers on the Arkansas side won the contest to build a dog park on their side of the twin cities.

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