Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Our Latest Photo Contest....."Action!"....And YES, The Rules Have Changed

It's time for the latest photo contest, and based on feedback from readers, the rules are changing. For this contest, the winners (top three) will be based SOLELY ON READER VOTES! There will however, also be a prize awarded to the "Judges' Choice". In addition, each of the top ten finalists (these will still be based on judges' decisions) will receive a prize (don't worry, money will still be donated on behalf of all the finalists to Helping Homeless Pets). The theme for this contest will be "Action!" Submit a picture of your pet doing what they do best, be it chasing a ball, exercising on a wheel, playing with a friend.....so long as there is indoor or outdoor fun to be had, you're good to enter! Again, here are the rules, which remain the same as all previous contests with the exception of finalist and winner determination :

-One photo per pet
- Contest winners will be announced on May 1, 2011
- Photos may be professionally shot, but NO COPYRIGHTED IMAGES!
- Submission deadline is 11:59 PM April 23, 2010
- Between April 24 and April 30, 2011, individuals may vote on the site for their favourite of the top ten (this vote will determine the winners).
-Photos must be sent in .jpg format by email to torontopetdaily@gmail.com and once a photo is sent, you have given your consent to The Toronto Pet Daily to publish the photo on the blog or any other use associated with The Toronto Pet Daily.


Prizes :

1st Prize :$100.00 cash OR your choice of  any of the extra finalist prizes.
2nd Prize : $50.00 cash OR your choice of  any of the extra finalist prizes.
3rd Prize : $50.00 cash OR your choice of  any of the extra finalist prizes.
"Judges' Choice" : $50.00 cash OR your choice of  any of the extra finalist prizes.

Extra Finalist Prizes (Courtesy Of Waggz & Whiskerz Pet Services) :

1. Fourth In Voting A paw Party for the winner and 4 of his/her friends @ waggz & whiskerz (value is $225.00 includes a video, photo's, and loot bag).
2. Fifth In Voting Spaw Day (value $200.00) includes a full day of grooming and a massage therapy session.
3.Sixth In Voting First Aid Tutorial for the pet's owner (value $150.00) includes 1.5 hour first aid course and certification.
4. Seventh In Voting Dogumentary music video feature the winner, the owner chooses the music and we make the video the winner is also included in an adventure day (value $125.00)
5. Eighth In Voting Adventure Day and Game Day package (value $70.00) includes pick up and drop off (within North York and Thornhill) as well as video and photo's for both days.
6. Ninth In Voting First Aid Kit (value $35.00).
7. Tenth In Voting One Free Day Care Day (value $35.00)

**If you are not in the Toronto area, your prizes can be donated to a friend or family member. 

**The Toronto Pet Daily reserves the right to disqualify any entrant if it is deemed necessary.

As usual, The Toronto Pet Daily will be donating $10.00 to Helping Homeless Pets on behalf of each of the top 10.

Good luck everyone!

SEND PHOTOS TO torontopetdaily@gmail.com