Competition Rules

Please read through all competition rules.

-Eligibility

  • The contest is open to all residents of the United States.

  • Members of the Rotary Club of Anaheim Hills and their immediate family are ineligible to enter the competition.

  • Contestants may only enter one or more of their own dogs.

-Submissions and Rights

  • Contestants must own exclusive rights to the materials submitted.

  • Contestants grant an express irrevocable license for the Rotary Club of Anaheim Hills to use the submitted photos and videos on the contest website and for use in advertising and marketing materials related to this event and future events.

  • Submissions deemed inappropriate, at the discretion of the contest administrators, will be disqualified.

  • At the time of entry, the contestant must specify an email address to be used for communication, including notification of winning a prize.

  • The number of entries in each category and is posted on the entry form.

-Contest Categories

  • Cutest Dog.  Submit one image of the dog or an image representing a collage.  Photos with persons having any identifiable features such as faces, etc., are not permitted.

  • Best Costume.  Submit one image of the dog or an image representing a collage.  Photos with persons having any identifiable features such as faces, etc., are not permitted.

  • Best Talent.  Submit one video not to exceed 30 seconds. Videos with persons having any identifiable features such as faces, etc., are only permitted if required to assist with the presentation of the talent.  If the video includes identifiable images of persons, the owner/contestant is certifying that permission has been obtained and granted to display the video images on the contest website.

  • Owner-Doggie Look-Alike.  Submit one image of the dog and owner.  By this submission, the owner/contestant is certifying that permission has been granted to use the owner’s image on the website.

-Contest Period

  • The contest begins on March 22, 2021, at noon PDT and ends on April 21, 2021, at noon PDT.

  • The contest results will be posted on the contest website no later than April 24th, 2021.

-Judging and Prizes

  • All entries will be reviewed by a panel of judges.  The top three entries in each entry category will be selected and awarded prizes for first, second, and third place, respectively.

  • The decision of the judges is final.

  • Winners and prizes will be announced on the contest web page upon completion of the judging.

  • Each winner will be notified by email within 24 hours of the posting of the winners.  Prizes must be claimed within 14 days of notification.

-Refund Policy

  • All entry fees and donations are final, including those of disqualified entries.

  • There will be no refunds.

-Disclaimer

  • The Rotary Club of Anaheim Hills and contest sponsors are not responsible for typographical errors in contest materials, lost, misdirected, illegible, or incomplete entries, cancellations, postponements, war, terrorism, natural disasters, fires, or any other circumstances that would make it inadvisable, illegal, impossible, or impractical to continue the contest.

  • The Rotary Club of Anaheim Hills and its sponsors specifically disclaims any implied warranty of merchantability, warranty of fitness, or any other implied warranty.