NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
1. ELIGIBILITY: Promotional Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia and to legal residents who are 18 years of age or older at time of entry. Employees of PETMD, Inc. (the “Sponsor”), its parent, Pet 360, Inc., Hills Pet Nutrition and their respective affiliates and subsidiaries, as well as their immediate family members (spouse, parents, children and siblings, and their respective spouses) and persons living in the household of each, are not eligible to participate. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Void outside of the United States and/or wherever else prohibited or restricted by law.
2. HOW TO ENTER: The Sweepstakes begins on October 1, 2011 at 12:00:01 a.m. EST and ends on October 31, 2011 at 11:59:59 p.m. EST (the “Promotion Period”). Entries are accepted by providing the requested information in the fields provided on the online entry form, including the completion of the survey questions. Incomplete or illegible entries will be disqualified. All information received becomes the property of the Sponsor, and will not be shared with or sold to any third party. Sponsor’s computer system is the official clock for this Sweepstakes.
3. ALTERNATE MEANS OF ENTRY: To enter this Sweepstakes without completing the survey simply return the entry form included with the survey or, hand-print your name, complete address, city, state, zip code, daytime phone number, birth date, and e-mail address (optional) on a 3” x 5” card and mail it to: PETMD, Inc., Sweepstakes Entry, 3510 Biscayne Blvd., Suite 210, Miami, FL 33137. Only mailed entries will be entered into the Sweeepstakes. No copies, facsimiles or mechanical reproductions of any kind will be accepted. Limit one mail-in entry per postmarked envelope. All entries received become the sole property of the Sponsor and will not be returned, nor is the Sponsor responsible for illegible, incomplete, late, lost, mutilated, misdirected, postage-due or stolen entries.
4. RANDOM DRAWING: Four (4) winners will be randomly drawn from among all eligible entries received. The drawing will be held no more than ten (10) business days following the end of the Promotion Period. The drawing will be performed by the Sponsor.
5. PRIZES/ODDS: Four (4) Gift Certificates of $2,500 will be awarded for use at any of the following merchants: petfooddirect.com, nationalpetpharmacy.com, petsmart.com, and petco.com (“Merchants”). Odds of winning will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received at the time of the drawing. Prize is not redeemable for cash. Purchases may be deducted from the Gift Certificates until the balance reaches zero and is subject to terms contained on Gift Certficates and to the terms of sale of each Merchant at the time of purchase. All Gift Certificates expire within one (1) year of issuance to winner. Limit one (1) prize per household during the Promotion Period. All taxes, if applicable, and all other costs associated with acceptance or use of the prize, not specified herein, are the sole responsibility of the winner.
6. GENERAL TERMS/CONDITIONS: Decisions of Sponsor are final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. By participating, entrants accept and agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules. Sponsor is not responsible for any entries not received in time for the drawing, faulty machinery, telephone line disruptions, printing or other mechanical/electronic errors, scanner or computer hardware or software malfunction, or any technical or human failures, errors or difficulties of any kind, or any unauthorized access to, or theft of entries at any point in the operation of this Sweepstakes. If such error occurs, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion terminate or modify the Sweepstakes, and select winners from all entrants received up to the time of termination or modification. In no event will more than four (4) Gift Certificates be awarded. Acceptance of prize offered constitutes winner’s permission to use their name and/or likeness for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, except where prohibited by law.
7. DISCLAIMER AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: SPONSOR GIVES AND MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS, CONDITIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, REGARDING THE AWARD OR ANY INDIVIDUAL’S PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES. SPONSOR SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS, DAMAGE, COST OR INJURY THAT ARISES FROM, ANY OCCURRENCE, EVENT OR CONDITION THAT MAY AFFECT THE SWEEPSTAKES.
8. RELEASE: BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES, EACH INIDIVUDAL RELEASES AND AGREES TO HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR, HILLS PET NUTRITION, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENT COMPANIES, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS FROM ANY LIABILITY WHATSOEVER FOR ANY CLAIMS, COSTS, LOSSES OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE RELATED TO PERSONAL INJURY, DEATH, DAMAGE TO PROPERTY, RIGHTS OF PUBLICITY OR PRIVACY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH ENTERING OR PARTICIPATING IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, ACCEPTING ANY PRIZES OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE SWEEPSTAKES.
9. GOVERNING LAW: This Sweepstakes and the rights and obligations of Sponsor and participants will be governed and controlled by the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. All actions, proceedings and litigation relating hereto, or arising out of the Sweepstakes, will be instituted and prosecuted solely within the Court of Common Pleas of Montgomery County Pennsylvania.
10. WINNER LIST: For the names of winners, send a stamped, self-addressed to: PETMD, Inc., Sweepstakes Winner Request, 3510 Biscayne Blvd., Suite 210, Miami, FL 33137. Sponsor must receive all requests for the names of winners within thirty (30) days after published end date of Promotion.