Suncoast Humane Society’s 2021 Pet Calendar Photo Contest – Enter & Vote Now!
Suncoast Humane Society is looking for the stars of the 2021 Pet Calendar!
Pet parents throughout Charlotte, Sarasota, and Lee Counties vie for the coveted front and back covers, plus pet of the month honors! Make sure your pet looks his or her best, is in a favorite pose, and ready to put their best paw forward! Suncoast Humane Society Pet Calendars are sold for donations throughout Charlotte, Sarasota, and Lee counties. The calendar fundraiser helps raise the vital funds needed to continue the programs and services which serve our community.
Grand Prize (1) Submission with the top number of votes will be featured on the front cover.
Second Place (1) Submission with the 2nd top number of votes will be featured on the back cover.
Finalists (12) The top 12 entrants will be featured as “Pet of the Month”.
Other submissions will be featured on the calendar at the discretion of SHS. Photos may be cropped to 1:1 ratio.
Your photo may contain more than one pet. No people, please. Photos must be high resolution (300 dpi is preferred for printing purposes and at a size of 2740 pixels by 3650 pixels HORIZONTAL to be considered for cover or Pet of the Month). Photos may be cropped by SHS to appropriate dimensions for calendar design but we will not crop a pet out of the photo. We cannot accept heavily edited photos, photos with stickers/graphics, or photos with writing. Copyrighted or professional photos must be accompanied by authorization from the photographer. Entry cost is $25.
If Grand Prize winner or Finalists’ photos are not of printing quality, we will ask for a new picture or we will take a picture for you at our shelter.
***All photo entries must be uploaded online this year as a precaution due to COVID-19. Entries will not be accepted at SHS, and there will not be a mail in option.***
All photo submissions will be displayed online. Once a photo is uploaded, it will appear in the online gallery on our contest website and will be open to voting by the general public. Votes are $1 each with a minimum donation of $5 (5 votes).
All submissions MUST be received no later than 9/12/2020.
Online voting will end 9/13/2020 at 11:59:59 PM.
Calendars will be available through Suncoast Humane Society in early November.