Who Can Enter
a) The contest is open to anyone, as long as we can legally hold this contest with our stipulation in your area and we can ship the prize to you in a reasonable matter.
How to Enter
a) No purchase is necessary to enter. Maximum of three (3) entries per contestant.
b) To enter, post 1-3 original photos on the Real Estate Gals’ Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/realestategals/) with a brief caption(s).
c) By entering, entrants represent and warrant (i) that they own the picture submitted, (ii) the picture does not violate the rights of any third parties, (iii) that they agree to the terms and conditions located at http://realestategals.com/pet-photo-contest. No lewd, nude, crude, or offensive photographs (as determined by the Real Estate Gals in its sole and absolute discretion) will be accepted. The Real Estate Gals reserve the right in their sole and absolute discretion to disqualify any entry.
d) The contest starts on October 1, 2016, and all entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. PST on October 31, 2016 to be considered for the voting period. The Real Estate Gals are not responsible for lost, late, or misdirected entries, printing errors, server unavailability, computer, or any other electronic malfunction.
e) Between October 1, 2016, and 11:59 p.m. PST on October 31, 2016 (the “Voting Period”), viewers will be asked to vote online at https://www.facebook.com/realestategals for his/her favorite photo by “Liking” their favorite photos. By November 15, 2016, Real Estate Gals will determine three (3) People’s Choice winners based on the entries with the most valid Facebook “Likes.” Entrants are prohibited from obtaining votes by offering prizes or other inducements to members of the public, vote farming, vote purchasing, or any other activity that artificially inflates such finalist’s votes as determined by Real Estate Gals in its sole discretion. In the event of a tie, one (1) winner will be randomly selected from among the tied finalists.
f) By November 15, 2016, Real Estate Gals will determine Gals’ Choice winners based on their favorite entries. This selection is determined by Real Estate Gals at its sole discretion. At least ten percent (10%) of the total number of valid contest entries will receive a Gals’ Choice award.
g) All entries received that are mutilated, tampered with, incorrect, illegible, from ineligible entrants, or are duplicate entries will be void. All entries including pictures become the property of Real Estate Gals, and will not be acknowledged or returned.
a) The People’s Choice winners will receive a gift card to their choice of: MudBay, Best Pet Foods, or Pet Pros in the amount of $100 (1st Place), $50 (2nd Place), and $25 (3rd Place).
b) Each Gals’ Choice winner will receive one adult day pass to Woodland Park Zoo. Prizes are subject to the terms and conditions of the providers, including any expiration dates. At least 10% of all submitted photos will receive a Gals’ Choice Prize.
c) Each winner will be notified by email. Before claiming prizes, each winner must provide his/her correct name and address to Real Estate Gals.
d) If the winner cannot be notified within seven (7) days, or does not timely sign and return the release and affidavit of eligibility, then the prize will be forfeited, and the prize will be awarded to an alternate winner with the next highest number of votes, as determined by Real Estate Gals in its sold and absolute discretion. If the alternate winner cannot be notified within seven (7) days, or does not timely sign and return a release and affidavit of eligibility, then the prize package will be forfeited, and the prize will remain the property of Real Estate Gals.
e) There will be no substitutions or cash alternatives for any prize except at the sole discretion of Real Estate Gals. Real Estate Gals has the right to substitute a prize of similar value. No transfer or assignment of prizes is allowed.
f) Real Estate Gals is not liable if the provider of any part of the prize fails to satisfy its obligations to furnish its portion of the prize.
g) Real Estate Gals is not responsible for any liabilities arising directly or indirectly from the award or use of the prize.
h) In claiming your prize, you acknowledge that Real Estate Gals has the right to publicize your name, character, likeness, photograph, voice and the fact that you are the winner for promotional purposes without financial remuneration.
Odds of Winning/Miscellaneous
a) Odds of winning depend on the number of valid entries and votes received.
b) Complete contest rules are available on the Real Estate Gals’ website at http://realestategals.com/pet-photo-contest.
c) This contest is subject to all applicable laws and regulations and is void where prohibited. Real Estate Gals accepts no responsibility or liability in connection with any injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by or resulting from the acceptance, possession or use of any prize awarded hereunder.
d) Real Estate Gals cannot be held liable for any lost or stolen entries, prizes, or contest information.
e) Real Estate Gals reserves the right to make rules and contest changes, and change the aforementioned contest dates.