The top winners will receive the following:
1st PlaceOne Hot Pet which received the most overall votes & One Hunky Hero who received the most overall votes
. You will be part of a specially arranged photo shoot with award-winning photographer Addison Fitzgerald. These two top winners will be featured together on the cover of the Pin Up Paws 2015 Calendar. If the winners are not able to meet the specified guidelines for the photo shoot, the next highest vote winner will be selected for the cover. The First Place winners will each receive a $250 gift certificate from the Columbia Restaurant and two free copies of the 2015 calendar.
2nd PlaceThere will be 12 second place winners as the next top vote recipients
. Each Hot Pet will receive professional photo sessions on location with award-winning photographer Addison Fitzgerald. Your pet will be matched with a Hunky Hero and featured on a calendar month of the Pin Up Paws 2015 Calendar. If the winners are not able to meet the specified guidelines for the photo shoot, the next highest vote winners will be selected. Each Second Place winner receives a $50 gift certificate from the Columbia Restaurant and two free copies of the 2015 calendar.
Runners-upThere will be 12 runners-up as the next top vote recipients
. Your pet will receive a place in the calendar with your own photo submission featured on a calendar month in a 1 ½” daily space. Participants who achieve at least 25 votes for their photo entry will be featured on the calendar collage page in thumbnail size.
This year, we will print 1,500 calendars. These will be distributed as thank you gifts to all calendar photo contest participants who raise more than 150 votes. The remaining calendars will be available for sale in September (just in time for the holidays) online, by phone, at selected retail locations in St. Augustine, and at the Humane Society, 1665 Old Moultrie Rd. 100 percent of all proceeds from submissions, vote donations, and sales will benefit the programs and services of the St. Augustine Humane Society.