Picture perfect pets: Humane Society opens photo contest

first_img Print Article Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Book Nook to reopen Sponsored Content Email the author Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Entry forms are available at locations around the county. Forms may be printed from the humane society’s website, www.pikehumane.org.“We will also accept mail-in entries as long as they include a name, address, phone number, a photo, pet’s name and information about the pet and the entry fee,” Howard said.“Those entries may be mailed to Pet Photo Contest, P.O. Box 296, Troy, AL 36081.”The selection of the winner will be by the number of votes each pet receives.“You can vote as many times as you like by donating a dollar per vote to the Humane Society of Pike County and all donations are tax deductible,” Howard said.Voting begins after all entries are posted and will end on Sept. 16.For the past three years cats have ruled.“Will this be the year that another pet will rule? It just could be,” Howard said. By Jaine Treadwell You Might Like Fourth of July An American flag is seen on the a car during the annual Fourth of July Parade in the China Grove… read more Published 11:00 pm Monday, July 4, 2011 “From everything that I’ve heard, pet owners are going to give the cats a run for the cover and pet of the month honors this year,” Howard said. “We are looking for a friendly but very competitive contest this year.”The annual Pet Photo Contest is a fundraiser for the Humane Society of Pike County and funds, in a large part, the humane society’s bi-annual, county-wide spay and neuter programs, which pay $40 for each procedure done in an effort to reduced the number of abandoned and neglected dogs and cats in Pike County.“This is our 4th Annual Pet Photo Contest and the funds raised also support our feral cat, education and families in need programs,” Howard said. “Last year, the Pet Photo Contest raised more than $17,000 for our programs. We greatly appreciate the interest in the contest and the support we receive. Our programs are making a difference and we have the community to thank. We are looking forward to another fun and exciting pet photo contest.” Latest Stories Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Skip Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Around the WebDoctor: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Health VideosIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthTop 4 Methods to Get Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… The winner of the pet photo contest will be featured on the cover of the humane society’s 2012 Pet Photo Calendar and there will be a winner for each month and each week of the year.”The contest rules are simple.“Just submit an 8×10 photo, a completed entry form and the $10 entry fee to the Humane Society of Pike County, Howard said. “You may enter as many photos as you like but each entry requires a $10 entry fee and an entry form.”Photo entries will be accepted through Aug. 16. Summer time is the “purfect” time to kick off the Humane Society of Pike County’s Annual Pet Photo Contest.As least the cats around the county will think so because the felines lead all others in “covering” the front of the annual Pet Photo Calendar each year.Lisa Howard, chair of the annual Pet Photo Contest, said this year could be the year of the dog, the horse, the parakeet or even the potbellied pig. Picture perfect pets: Humane Society opens photo contest By The Penny Hoarderlast_img

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