Winners of the Cutest Pets on Capitol Hill Contest 2022

The Animal Health Institute congratulates Louis the dog, Kit the cat, and Charlie the horse for winning the 2022 Cutest Pets on Capitol Hill Contest.


“The human-animal bond keeps getting stronger and stronger, which is why we enjoy celebrating this connection with the Cutest Pets Contest,” said Alex Mathews, President and CEO of AHI. “The availability of medicines to keep animals healthy plays an important role in promoting this relationship. he animal health industry is proud to provide the medicines and therapies that enable pets to live healthy lives.”


The Cutest Dog 2022 goes to Louis, who belongs to Alyssa Gulick of Representative Bill Johnson’s (OH-6) office. Kit is the Cutest Cat, proudly owned by Jesse Ferguson of the office of Representative Mike Flood (NE-1). The Cutest Exotic is Charlie the horse, owned by Gray Maxwell in Senator Ben Cardin’s (MD) office.


AHI thanks the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and Representative Kurt Schrader (OR-5) who served as judges for the contest.