#ForANoHideChew Contest Terms & Conditions

TERMS & CONDITIONS
“What would you do for a No-Hide® Chew?” Competition
August 14th 2020

We are excited to announce the “What would you do for a No-Hide® Chew?” competition. It’s time to grab your camera or phone and get snapping — with a chance to win a year’s worth of No-Hide® wholesome chews to boot!

So, if you think your dog has what it takes to be our champ, simply post a photo or video of your dog along with an “I would….” statement to your Facebook or Instagram page using the hashtag #FORANOHIDECHEW by September 7th 2020.

Entries will be independently judged by our fantastic panel and their top 10 will go to the public vote for one week only, so get ready to pick your favorite starting Saturday September 12th 2020!

Check out everything you need to know about how to enter below:

By entering the “What would you do for a No-Hide® Chew?” you confirm that you have read these Terms & Conditions and agree to be bound by them. Please also note that this competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook or Instagram.

ENTRY

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.  Odds of winning depend on the number of entries received.  Entry is open to residents of the United States of America or the United Kingdom, aged 18 years or over.

No more than one (1) entry per person permitted.  Employees of Earth Animal®, Pedigree Wholesale Limited and any associated group companies and their immediate families are ineligible to enter. Any such entries will be invalid.

Earth Animal® will begin receiving entries on August 14th 2020 and the closing time for entries is midnight (GMT) of Monday September 7th 2020. Any entries received after this time will be disregarded.

Entry to the competition must be by the applicable method and in accordance with the deadlines as indicated below.

No automated, machine assisted, third-party, syndicate or other group entries will be accepted.  We shall disqualify any entries which, in our reasonable opinion, appear to have used any of these entry methods.  In the event of any evidence of manipulation of the results through such methods as viruses, hacking, use of bots, or other computer-based interference with the contest, Earth Animal® reserves the right, in its discretion, to cancel the contest.

Entrants agree that by entering, they consent to have their pictures and videos shared across Earth Animal’s® social platforms, website and blog.

ENTRY METHODS

Entry is by Facebook or Instagram only.

To enter by Facebook individuals must upload a photo or video of their dog along with a “I would…” statement using hashtag #FORANOHIDECHEW to Earth Animal’s® Facebook wall. Commenting on another Facebook post will not constitute an entry into the competition.

To enter by Instagram individuals must upload a photo or video of their dog along with a “I would…” statement using hashtag #FORANOHIDECHEW to their own Feed. Posting as a Story will not constitute an entry into the competition. Entrants must ensure that their profiles are public.

VALID ENTRIES

Any entries which are incomplete, incorrect, incomprehensible, or not received by Earth Animal® by the due deadline will be void.

In the event of any fault, mistake, misunderstanding or dispute concerning the correctness or acceptability of any answers given by entrants, or the operation of any part of the competition the decision of Earth Animal® shall be final and no correspondence will be entered into.

JUDGING AND VOTING

Earth Animal® will use an independent judging panel to choose the Finalists.  Judges will base their decisions on the creativity and originality of both the photograph and text of the entries.

Earth Animal® reserves the right to change the judging panel at any given moment during the competition.  The decisions of the judges are final.

Judging will commence after the closing of the competition. Finalists will be notified via Facebook and Instagram in due course and the overall Winner will be notified by the same method by Friday September 25th 2020.

Earth Animal® will open voting via the Earth Animal® Facebook page on Saturday September 12th 2020, where the public can vote for their favorite Finalist to be the Winner. The voting will close at midnight (GMT) on Friday September 18th 2020.   Multiple votes from the same source will be disregarded.  In the event of a tie for the highest number of votes received, all entries receiving the highest number of votes will be awarded the top prize.

 

PRIZES

 

The Winner will be notified by Monday September 21st 2020 and will be given until the midnight (GMT) of Friday September 25th 2020 to claim their prize. Failure to respond within the specified time period may result in forfeiture of the prize and another Winner may be selected. However, Earth Animal® will make reasonable efforts to contact the Winner to ensure this does not happen.

Earth Animal® accepts no responsibility for any costs associated with entering the competition or claiming the prize that are not specifically included in the prize.  All taxes and fees are the responsibility of the Winner(s).

All Finalists will be receive an Earth Animal® “Swag Bag” and the Winner will receive 104 No-Hide® chews which is, for the purpose of the competition, considered to be one year’s supply (Retail Value $1,558.96 / £1,246.96).

Prizes cannot be exchanged or substituted for cash, a voucher or other product equivalent.  However, winners may request that the No-Hide® Chews constituting the prize be replaced with smaller size No-Hide® Chews as appropriate for their dog, which smaller sizes may reduce the value of the prize.  No monetary or additional product will be awarded if a difference in prize value results from the winner’s request for smaller No-Hide® Chews.

All Finalists will be asked to supply a photo of their dog receiving their prize to be shared on Earth Animal’s® Social Media and Email marketing.

 

SPOT PRIZE GIVEAWAYS

The Spot Prize Giveaway competitions are open to anyone who meets the Entry criteria specified. All of the Terms & Conditions apply to Spot Prize Giveaways unless otherwise stated.

The Winner of each Spot Prize Giveaway will receive 3 No-Hide® Chews (Retail Value $44.97 / £35.97).  Winners will be announced on Earth Animal’s® Facebook and Instagram pages on nominated days throughout the duration of the competition.

If the Spot Prize Giveaway Winners do not come forward within 72 hours of the announcement, Earth Animal® reserves the right to select another.

The Earth Animal® Spot Prize Giveaway competitions are in conjunction with the Earth Animal® “What would you do for a No-Hide® Chew?” competition and therefore entries must abide by the same entry policies and standard terms.

 

STANDARD TERMS

In the event that any entrant does not, or is unable to, comply with these Terms and Conditions or the Competition Information, Earth Animal® shall be entitled at its sole discretion to disqualify such entrant, without any further liability to such entrant. Entrants must comply with any directions given to them by Earth Animal® including in relation to any and all relevant laws, rules and regulations.

These Terms shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the United States, England and Wales as appropriate, and you and we submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of The State of Connecticut, U.S. in the case of any dispute.

Earth Animal® reserves the right to withdraw or amend any competition as necessary due to circumstances outside its reasonable control.

 

DATA & PRIVACY POLICY

As part of this competition, you will be sending us your images via Facebook and Instagram. Please note that we will use these images on our social media feeds in the format you present to us and will use them on any occasion that we want to promote the competition on Earth Animal’s® social media channels, website and blog.

Earth Animal® becomes the owner of all photographs and text contained in any entries.

As part of this competition, we will only ask for your personal data, such as name and address, if you are selected as a Winner. You will be contacted by either Earth Animal® directly, or by Spottydog Communications on behalf of Earth Animal® and no other parties will have access to your information.

As part of this competition, you may be contacted to feature in any press activity relating to the “What would you do for a No-Hide® chew?”. You will be contacted by either Earth Animal® directly, or by Spottydog Communications on behalf of Earth Animal® and no other parties will have access to your information.

We will not store your data or use it for any other purpose than advised in these Terms & Conditions.

If at any point, you wish to withdraw your consent for the use of your image or your personal data, please contact us at cutomerservice@earthanimal.com.

 

CONTACT DETAILS

For any queries regarding the running of this competition, please email us at  cutomerservice@earthanimal.com or via post to Earth Animal® Ventures Inc. PO Box 663, Southport, CT 06890 USA.  Please use this contact information for any questions or concerns, or to withdraw your entry from the contest or to remove your name from any marketing communications.  Sponsored by Earth Animal® Ventures, Inc.