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America’s Fittest Dog Fur-tastic Fitness Contest

Sponsored by: PetFoodDirect.com, Cardio Canine, Chuckit!, Gnawin’ Forever, NaturVet, PawGanics


Are you the proud owner of America’s Fittest Dog? If so, you could win a grand prize valued at more than $1,000. Entries will be accepted through April 22, 2012.



This contest is presented and sponsored by Pet360, Inc., 2250 Hickory Rd., Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462. In 1,500 characters or less, tell us why your pooch should be named America’s Fittest Dog! Be sure to include what your pup does to stay active, how much time he/she spends “working out” each week, any awards or honors he/she has received, and a photo that shows him/her in action. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.



In 1,500 characters or less, tell us why your dog should be named America’s Fittest Dog. Include a photo of your pet along with your name, email address, and phone number (optional) as well as basic information about your pet. Incomplete or intentionally false entries will be disqualified.


All entries, stories, and photographs become the property of petMD.com, which retains all rights, including, but not limited to the right to copy, edit, modify, adapt, publish, and/or use submissions in any way and in all media without limitation forever.



Entrants must be pet owners 18 years of age or older. This offer is only available to residents of the 50 United States and District of Columbia. Employees of Pet360, Inc. and their immediate families are ineligible. Contest is void where prohibited by law and subject to local, state, and/or federal law. Taxes, if any, shall be the sole responsibility of individual winners.



All completed Contest entries must be received by 11:59 pm, ET, April 22, 2012. Ten finalists will be chosen by a team of judges between the dates of April 23, 2012 and April 29, 2012. The ten finalists will be posted on the petMD.com Facebook page for voting from April 30, 2012 to May 13, 2012. The Winner will be posted on May 15, 2012.



A team of petMD judges will select ten finalists. Entries will be judged based on the following criteria: composition of the entry; originality of the entry; relevance of the entry to the contest; quality of the photo; and composition of the photo.



The ten finalist entries will be posted to the petMD Facebook page, and the public will be invited to vote for their favorite entry. Visitors may vote a maximum of once per day. For the purposes of this Contest, a “Day” is defined as a series of 24-hour periods beginning on April 30, 2012 and ending on May 13, 2012. Subsequent votes submitted by any person in excess of stated daily maximum limitation will be void. Entrants are prohibited from obtaining votes by any fraudulent or inappropriate means, including, without limitation, offering prizes or other inducements to members of the public, as determined by Pet360 in its sole discretion. Use of these techniques, or of any script, macro, or other automated or artificial system to vote, or with the intent or effect of impairing the integrity of the voting process, is prohibited and all such votes will, upon discovery by Pet360, be deemed null and void and may lead to the disqualification of the applicable Eligible Entry or Entrant.



The Winning pet will be awarded a $750 gift certificate to PetFoodDirect.com, a PawGanics Gift Basket valued at $75, an 18” Chuckit! Ball Launcher and Tennis Ball (2 Pack) valued at $14, a Gnawin’ Forever Dog Chew Toy and Refill (2 Pack) valued at $27, a Cardio Canine Hands Free Dog Leash valued at $50, and a One Year Supply of NaturVet All-in-One Powder Supplement valued at $150.


Each of the nine finalists will receive an 18” Chuckit! Ball Launcher and Tennis Ball 2 Pack valued at $14, a Gnawin’ Forever Dog Chew Toy and Refill valued at $27, a Cardio Canine Hands Free Dog Leash valued at $50, and a Two Month Supply of NaturVet All-in-One Powder Supplement valued at $25.



Winners are responsible for applicable taxes associated with the prizes. Once awarded, prizes and delivery schedule cannot be altered. Prizes are not transferable. Substitutions are not permitted.



Where permissible, acceptance of prize offered constitutes permission to use winner’s name, biographical information, and/or likeness for purposes of advertising and promotion without further compensation. The decisions of Pet360, Inc. are final in all matters relating to this Contest. Winners will be notified by e-mail and/or phone if provided.