Thursday, June 1, 2023 - Friday, June 30, 2023
Submit your pet’s photo and a little bio about them for just $25 in 1 of 3 categories; Dog, Cat, or Other Animal. Photo submissions and votes will be accepted from June 1 to June 30, 2023.
Ask your friends and family to vote for them for a $1 per-vote donation. Collect as many votes as you can for your pet’s photo!
Photos must be in horizontal (landscape) format and high resolution (1280 pixels wide and at least 1 megabyte in file size). Refer to the rules page to ensure your photo meets the requirements to be eligible for calendar consideration.
How to Enter:
- Submit your pet’s photo and a little bio about them for just $25 in 1 of 3 categories; Dog, Cat, or Other Animal. Photo submissions and votes will be accepted from June 1 to June 30, 2023.
- Ask your friends and family to vote for them for a $1 per-vote donation. Collect as many votes as you can for your pet’s photo!
Photos must be in horizontal (landscape) format and high resolution (1280 pixels wide and at least 1-megabyte file size). Refer to the Rules page to ensure your photo meets the requirements to be eligible for calendar consideration. Photo submissions and voting opens June 1 to June 30, 2023 at 12:00PM HST.
Visit here to enter and learn more.
- Dog – Top 5 animals
- Cat – Top 5 animals
- Other Animals – Top 3 animals
Featured as Pet of the Month for one of the 13 months in the 2024 calendar
Photography session with a professional photographer and digital copies of their photos. All photography sessions must be completed in July 2023 and only available on the island of Oʻahu.
A custom drawing of your entry by artist David Anderson
A Hawaiian Humane Society goodie bag worth up to $100
One complimentary calendar
Your pet does not have to be a Hawaiian Humane Society alumni to enter.
Entrants may enter as many photos as they would like for a $25 donation per entry. Entries must be submitted online by June 30, 2023, at 12:00PM HST. If your photo does not meet the requirements, you risk forfeiting your photo being in the printed calendar. If your pet wins the Pet of the Month feature and your photo is not high quality, we will ask you for a new one.
If your pet does not win, not to worry, they will still have a chance to be featured in the calendar via the monthly thumbnail picture.
- No people, just pets
- Photos may contain more than one pet
- Photos of any legal pet in Hawaiʻi are eligible to enter
- Must be in landscape (horizontal) format
Votes are $1.00 each and tax-deductible. And yes, you can vote for your own pet! All votes must be done online via the website. Use the “share” button on your pet’s public profile to share your entry through Facebook, Twitter, and other social media sites. You can also email the links to family and friends to encourage voting for your pet’s picture.
The Hawaiian Humane Society is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Each donation supports over 30 programs the Hawaiian Humane Society provides for the community and it’s animals. All donations are nonrefundable. Please save the transaction email for your tax records.
Warranties and Grants of Rights in Connection with the Contest:
When you enter the Pets in Paradise™ Calendar Contest, you warrant that the photograph is original, you are the sole owner and copyright holder of the photograph, and you have not granted exclusive rights of the photograph to any other person or entity. With regard to any image or content submitted, you agree to grant the Hawaiian Humane Society the right and permission to use, modify, adapt, reproduce, publish, and distribute the photograph. Once entered, photos become the property of the Hawaiian Humane Society to be used for print and marketing purposes. Any inappropriate images submitted will be removed immediately with no opportunity for a refund.
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