By CBS3 Staff

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Some local dogs are about to be on the national stage! The Puppy Bowl will have six Philadelphia-area dogs competing for MVP — that’s most valuable pup!

The dogs hail from local shelters and will compete in a three-hour showdown. All the dogs come from shelters and nonprofit rescue organizations.

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Of course, the most important part of this contest is not winning but finding a forever home!

The Puppy Bowl takes place on Feb. 7.

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