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2016 Pet Photo Calendar Contest


The 2016 Pet Photo Calendar Contest Submission has passed – good luck everyone in the voting round!


Entry Rules:

  • Submission deadline is May 31st, 2015
  • A $10 entry fee must accompany each photo
  • No limit to the number of animals in each photo. No people.
  • No limit to the number of entries.
  • Submit entries by mail to UPAWS (2016 Calendar Entry Form)
  • Prints must be original 5X7 or 8X10.
  • All submissions become the property of UPAWS and will not be returned.
  • Submitters must be the owner of all rights, including copyright of all photos. No studio photos.
  • UPAWS reserves the right to reject any submission.
  • Entries will be posted on the UPAWS website, at UPAWS, at the Westwood Mall and at various public venues during the voting period.

Contest Rules

  • Each vote cost 25 cents and there is no limit to the number of votes cast.
  • Votes may be cast at community events, at UPAWS, the UPAWS kiosk at the Westwood Mall, by mail or on the UPAWS website.
  • Winners will be determined by the number of votes cast. The top vote-earner will be featured on the cover and month in our 2016 calendar. Runners-up will be featured elsewhere throughout the calendar.
  • Voting will being July 1st and end July 31st, 2015
  • Votes submitted by mail must be postmarked no later than July 31st, 2015
  • Winner’s will be announced no later than August 6th, 2015

Or mail your pet’s photo to UPAWS using this 2016 Calendar Entry Form

Contact Us

Phone: (906) 475-6661
Fax: (906) 475-6669
Email: info@upaws.org

Shelter Hours

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 12pm to 4pm
Wednesday: 12pm to 4pm
Thursday: 12pm to 4pm
Friday: 11am to 4pm
Saturday: 11am to 4pm
Sunday: 11am to 4pm


815 South State Highway M553
Gwinn, MI 49841
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