Thank you for supporting your local dog park. The deadline to submit entries into this photo contest is October 15, 2021 at 6 p.m. Submissions received after this deadline will be rejected.

Dog Park Photo Contest

Directions for submitting entries

  1. Go to the photo contest registration page.
  2. Fill in your contact information.
  3. Upload your photos (up to 15). Please ensure that the photo(s) you upload contain the category you are submitting to, as well as the name of your dog in the file name. If you are uploading more than one photo of the same dog in a category, you will have to number them.
  4.  Complete the payment page. Ensure you pay for the correct number of photos uploaded otherwise your submissions  will be disqualified.

You will receive an email confirming the receipt of your photos and payment to the email address provided.

If you have any questions about submitting your photos, please email us or call 905-852-9181 ext. 209.

Photo Categories ($5.00 per photo entered)

  • Laid Back
  • A Dog and Their Toy
  • Water Baby
  • Misadventure
  • Squirrel
  • Playful Puppy
  • The Athlete
  • Best Halloween Costume
  • Social Butterfly
  • Talent is My Middle Name

Uxbridge Off-Leash Dog Park Photo Contest Rules

Submitting photos: 

  • Photos only through the Township of Uxbridge Dog Park Photo Contest webpage
  • Deadline for all submissions is 6pm on October 15th 2021
  • Photos must be taken by an amateur photographer – no professional photos permitted
  • Photos must be of Your dog
  • You may enter as many photos in as many categories as you wish.  Please make one payment for the total number of submissions being entered.

NOTE:  All submitted photos become the property of the Uxbridge Off-Leash Dog Park and may be used in advertising the Park’s future events, contests, fundraising and social media campaigns.  The winning photos may be displayed by the sponsoring company.

Judging

All entries received by the deadline will go through two levels of judging.  Photos will only be judged against other photos in the same category other than the “Best Overall Photo category”

Each category will be judged by the Off-Leash Dog Park Committee members who will select the best 10 photos for each category.

The top ten for each category will then be made available to the sponsoring company for each of the categories and they will select the winner.

The ten selected winners will then be made available to the company sponsoring the “Best Overall Photo” category and they will select the grand prize winner.

Prizes

$50.00 gift card or cash from the sponsoring company for each winning photo in each of the photo contest categories

$100.00 gift card or cash from the sponsoring company for the “Best Overall Photo” 

Winner's Presentation Event

Presentations in-person for all winners will take place on location at the Dog Park on the morning of October 30th, 2021, starting at 10am.

Owners are of course encouraged to bring their winning dogs out for the award presentations. 

Sponsors if able to attend to present the winner of their sponsored category will do so with all COVID measures in place.  If unable to attend a Dog Park Committee member will present on behalf of the sponsoring company.

On behalf of the entire Uxbridge Off-Leash Dog Park Committee thanks for your entries and hope you have fun creating lasting memories for you and your beloved canine with these photo categories!

 - Chair – Ian Giffin and Vice-Chair – Joann Mowat

ALL PROCEEDS GO DIRECTLY TO FUTURE IMPROVEMENTS FOR THE UXBRIDGE OFF-LEASH DOG PARK

 

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