Photo Contest Terms and Conditions

Orscheln Farm & Home Pet Calendar Photo Contest 2013

Official Rules - No Purchase Necessary 1. To enter, please submit a photograph taken by you of your pet with your name, address, city, state, zip code, day phone number, and e-mail address (optional).  The pet photograph submitted must be your property and must have been taken personally by you.  The photograph must be of pets and of appropriate content.  The photograph may be displayed on the website of Orscheln Farm and Home LLC (“Orscheln”).   Photographs not containing pets or containing inappropriate content as determined by the arbitrary, sole discretion of Orscheln will not be posted on the website and will not be eligible to win a prize. Submit your entry by clicking on the “PET PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST” link, enter the required information, follow the prompts, consent to the rules and terms and upload your pet photograph.

You may also e-mail your entry to dconklin@orscheln.com or mail your entry to: PET PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST, Attn: Advertising Manager, Orscheln Farm and Home LLC, 1800 Overcenter Dr., Moberly, MO 65270. BY SUBMITTING A PET PHOTOGRAPH TO ORSCHELN YOU AGREE, CONSENT TO AND AUTHORIZE ORSCHELN TO, WITHOUT COMPENSATION, USE THE PHOTOGRAPH AND PUBLISH THE PHOTOGRAPH AND YOUR NAME ON ITS WEBSITE OR THROUGH ANY OTHER MEDIA FOR PURPOSES OF ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION.  Required format: jpeg, less than 4mb. ALL ENTRIES MUST BE POSTMARKED OR RECEIVED BY 11:59 PM on June 30, 2013. Not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, damaged, illegible or postage-due mail or for delayed or incomplete or garbled e-mail transmissions. No correspondence or e-mails can be answered. By entering, you agree that submissions will become property of Orscheln and will not be returned. Submissions will be published and released in any and all media, whether now known or thereafter devised, without compensation and Orscheln will display submissions on its website. 2. Sweepstakes open to any individual 18 years of age and older. Employees of Orscheln and its parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, suppliers, advertising agencies, and members of their immediate families and households ("Sponsors") are not eligible. 3.  One grand prize and one runner up prize will be awarded to the winners of the Pet Photography Contest. Winners must pick up their prize at an Orscheln Farm and Home store location. The grand prize winner will receive one 10’ x 10’ x6’ kennel from Stephens Pipe & Steel with a retail value of $326.99 and the runner up winner will receive one 6’x4’x8’ Lucky Dog branded kennel from Jewett Cameron with a retail value of $299.99. The total retail prize value is $626.98. The  prize winners will be published on the Orscheln website on or before July 30, 2013. 4. Winner will be selected on or about July 15, 2013 by Orscheln Farm and Home LLC advertising department on the basis of photographic quality and the photographer’s artistic capture of the moment or the story the photograph tells. The decision of Orscheln Farm and Home LLC judges is final. Winners will be notified by telephone, mail, e-mail or website publication and will be required to complete an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity/Materials Release which must be returned within 3 days of receipt of the notification letter or email or alternate winners will be selected. Taxes are the winner's responsibility. Winner is responsible for picking up their prize at an Orscheln Farm and Home store location. Prize winners shall agree in writing that Sponsors and anyone they may authorize may use winner's name, photograph or other likeness, biographical information and statements concerning the Contest, Sponsors or photographs, for purposes of advertising and promotion without additional compensation. For a list of prize winners, see the Orscheln Farm and Home LLC website after July 30, 2013 or send a self-addressed stamped envelope before July 30, 2013 to: PET PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST, Attn: Advertising Manager, Orscheln Farm and Home LLC, 1800 Overcenter Dr., Moberly, MO 65270. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. NO PURCHASE REQUIRED. This is a skill-based contest and chance plays no part in the determination of winners.