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Year-End Photo Contest 2004

We are pleased to announce Bulldog Domain's 1st ever Patriotic Bulldogs photo Contest!

pa·tri·ot·ic
adj.
Feeling, expressing, or inspired by love for one's country.

Get your cameras out and capture your Bullie in a patriotic photo. You're sure to have a good time and you just might win a prize!

CLICK HERE TO SEE THE WINNERS!

Contest Rules

By entering the Bulldog Domain Patriotic Bulldogs Photo Contest you are agreeing to the following guidelines and rules:


    CONTEST TIMELINE

  • Contest runs from May 26 through July 16.
  • Entries will be accepted beginning Thursday May 26.
  • Entries will not be accepted after Saturday, July 9, 2005.
  • Winners announced Saturday, July 23, 2005.

  • SUBMITTING A PHOTO

  • All photos must be either emailed to patriot2005@bulldogdomain.com or submitted via our online entry form.
  • You may enter as many photos as you would like. See below for information about optional entry fees.
  • If submitting via email, you must submit each photo separately and include the following information in the body of your email (if anything is missing, your email will be deleted and you will need to resubmit with all listed information).

    1. Your full name
    2. Your shipping address (in order to receive prizes)
    3. The names of the Bulldog(s) in the photo.
    4. Your preferred contact email address.
    5. Please list "Patriotic Bulldogs 2005" on the subject line of your email.
    6. Clearly indicate how much you are donating. If donating nothing indicate that as well.

  • Submitted photos must meet the following criteria:

    1. There must be a least one Bulldog in the photo.
    2. It must be your own photo (you own the rights to it).
    3. Acceptable photo formats are limited to jpg, gif, bmp, or tif (jpg is recommended).
    4. Submitted photos should be no larger than 1MB in size (if you resize your photo for the contest, please save your original in a safe location).
    5. Using software to enhance your photo is acceptable, however it is not necessary.

  • All photos become the property of Bulldog Domain and may be used on the Bulldog Domain website in any way. Note: Photos may be resized in order to appear on the site.

  • ENTRY FEES

  • Entry Fees are NOT required, however they are strongly encouraged as they will support Bulldog Rescue. Click the PayPal button in the FAQ section to donate your entry fee. Alternately, you may REQUEST A PHYSICAL ADDRESS TO SEND A CHECK.
  • Donations of $5 or more (per photo) make your photo eligible for Tier 1 prizes should your photo win.
  • If you enter 2 photos with a minimum donation of $8 both are eligible for Tier 1 prizes. 4 photos with a $15 donation are also Tier 1 eligible, and so on.
  • Donations of $0 to $4.99 make your photo eligible for Tier 2 prizes should your photo win.
  • Entree Fees must be received by July 8, 2005 at the absolute latest.
  • ALL proceeds (after shipping costs and other expenses such as PayPal fees, are accounted for) will be added to our Gbay Rescue Fund and donated to Bulldog Rescue groups. Bulldog Domain will not be using anyof the donated funds. Full disclosure of how the funds were allocated will be posted within 4 weeks of the contest end date.

  • WINNERS

  • All winning photos will be determined by a panel of judges.
  • Goliath's Pick will be selected by Bulldog Domain.
  • Winners will be contacted by email within 2-weeks of the contest end date.

  • PRIZES

  • There will be a total of 7 winners in this contest - 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place for each tier and Goliath's Pick.
  • Prizes may change without notice.
  • The rules may be amended at any time.
  • By entering the contest you agree to abide by all the rules and have fun!

 

FAQs

Why are we having this contest?
By having this contest, we are hoping to accomplish two very important goals:

  1. To raise money for Bulldog Rescue.

    Goal Guage

    So far we have collected $180 or 120% of our goal of $150.

    Thank you!


  2. To generate a lot of great Bulldog photos!
  3.  

    With your help we'll accomplish both goals. You can help us by spreading the word about this contest.

    How can I enter the contest?
    You may submit entries via our web form. Please see the rules at the left for specifics about entering.

    What kind of photos can be entered?
    Any photo of your Bulldog with a patriotic theme. Even though the majority of our visitors are from the United States, entries may include patriotic themes from any country.

    How will this contest support rescue?
    We hope to raise money for Bulldog rescue by way of optional entry fee donations. You may donate as much as you'd like to or nothing at all. In either case, you'll still be eligible to win prizes (see our explanation below about entry tiers).

    What's the deal with the prize tiers?
    Of course we'd love it if everyone could donate an entry fee, but we know that's not possible. Since we want ALL of our friends to enjoy participating in our contests regardless of whether or not they can afford or want to donate to our causes, we use a tiered system.

    Tier 1 entries selected as 1 - 3 place will receive Tier 1 prizes and Tier 2 entries chosen will receive Tier 2 prizes. In the event that there are not enough Tier 2 entries (it coud happen), some Tier 1 entries will be chosen to receive Tier 2 prizes. Only Tier 1 entries are eligible to be selected as Goliath's Pick.

    If the fees are optional how do you expect to raise any money?
    While it is true that you can enter the contest without an entry fee, we have provided some incentives to make donating an entry fee more attractive to our visitors. For example, those who donate a minimum of $5 per photo will be eligible to be chosen as Goliath's Pick and will also be eligible for Tier 1 prizes.

    Prizes

    The prize list for the contest is listed below:

    Place Tier 1 Tier 2
    1st
    Bullie Dog Style T-shirt of your choice and a mug with winning photo imprinted on it. Bullie Dog Style Bullie Bandanna and decal of your choice
    2nd
    Bullie Dog Style T-shirt of your choice Bullie Dog Style Decal of your choice and $5 in Bullie Bucks
    3rd
    $10 Petco Gift Card $5 in Bullie Dog Style Bullie Bucks
    Goliath's Pick
    Customized Bulldog Domain food bowl - see photo below NA

    Customize food bowl
    GOLIATH'S PICK: Customized Bulldog Domain food bowl