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December 2018 Schedule of Classes

Entries close at 7pm on Monday 31st December with judging

beginning at 7pm on Tuesday 1st January 2019!

 

***December Deal!! We know December is an expensive month for you

so - pay for 10 entries – get another 5 completely free!!***

(Max 5 free per person)

 

Membership Fee: - £3 per show. This is a one off fee each month towards postage, packaging, handling, rosettes etc. If you do not win any rosettes in the show your membership fee will be refunded in full so you have nothing to lose! Membership must be paid at the same time as your class entry fees & before any photos are uploaded & entered into the show.

Class Entry Fees:

Class 1 - 19 = £3

Class 20 = FREE with one paid entry any class (1 – 19)

Rosettes are awarded for 1st – 10th in EVERY class. Where a class exceeds 30 entries (31 +) then 15 places & rosettes will be awarded.

4 x Best in Show. 4 x Reserve Best in Show. 1 x Show Champion will be awarded.

Prizes – Please see individual classes for prize details.

Class Credit - All classes will have 1 winner (Via a video draw) from the top 10 (15 where entries exceed 31) who will receive £5 class credit to use in January’s show.

Paws Points (Individual) – Points will be awarded for every placing obtained in December’s show – full details on the website. The current award period is from November - January

Paws Points (Team) – Points will be awarded for every placing obtained in December’s show – full details on the website. The current award period is from October – January.  

Lucky Bones – One person will be chosen at random from all of Decembers winners will receive a Lucky Bone in with their rosettes. The bone is worth 5 free entries into Januarys show  

**Edited Photos & Collages are not permitted in any class UNLESS specifically stated in the class description. Props are permitted in all classes as long as they are physically present at the time of the photo – full details are available in the notes section of the Paws for a Picture Facebook page – www.facebook.com/pawsforapicture **

 

Ring One

Class 1 - Newcomers Cutest Pet

Open to pets who have not won ANY FIRST place in the previous 6 months with Paws for a Picture. Perfect class for new exhibitors as well as those who feel they ‘never win anything’! No theme – just send in the cutest photo of your pet that you have.

Judged by: TBC

Sponsored by:

 

Class 2 Beautiful Babies - Sponsored by Starfish Dog Collars

(The winner will receive a personalised dog collar)

Open to all animals who are / were 12 months or younger when the photo was taken. Please state approx. age when entering.

Judged by: Starfish Dog Collars Team

Sponsored by: Starfish Dog Collars

https://www.facebook.com/starfishdogcollars/

 

Class 3 - Children & Animals

Open to all animals & your own interpretation of the class title. Please make sure you have the permission of the child’s parent (if it’s not you) before entering the photo.

Judged by: TBC

Sponsored by:

 

Class 4 - Funny Faces – Sponsored by Memoire Photography

(The winner will receive professionally printed and framed copy of their winning entry)

Open to all animals & your own interpretation of the class title.

Judged by: Memoire Photography

Sponsored by: Memoire Photography

https://www.facebook.com/memoirephotographyuk

 

Class 5 - Calendar Shot for December

Open to your own interpretation of the class title. Open to all animals & scenery shots.

Judged by: TBC

Sponsored by:

 

Best / Reserve in Show Ring One - This will be judged

from all 1st place winners from classes 1 - 5

 

 

Ring Two

Class 6 – Xmas Angels – Rainbow Bridge - Sponsored by Bespoke Designs

(The winner will receive a personalised bauble)

Open to all animals who are no longer with us. There will be rosettes for 1st – 15th in this class + specials for every animal who enters but is not placed.

Sponsored by: Bespoke Designs

Judged by: Bespoke Designs

https://www.facebook.com/tnbdesigns2018

 

Class 7 – Nativity Scene – Photo Edit Class - Sponsored by Tina Allen Equine Services

(Winner will receive a prize relevant to the animal that wins)

Open to all animals & your own interpretation of the class title. An edited photo to show your animal in a nativity scene.

Judged by: T Allen

Sponsored by: Tina Allen Equine Services

https://www.facebook.com/Tina-Allen-Equine-Services-1213863878658975/

 

Class 8 – Dog on a Yuletide Log (Parkour Log) - Sponsored by CobbyDog

(The winner will receive a bag of CobbyDog Food)

Open to dogs only. To show your dog on, beside, jumping over etc. a log!

Judged by: TBC

Sponsored by: Cobby Dog

www.facebook.com/cobbydogcompletedogfood

www.cobbydog.com

 

Class 9 – Santa’s Naughty List - Sponsored by Countdown & Celebrate

(The winner will receive a personalised pet photo mug)

Open to all animals. A photo to show your animal looking guilty, caught in the act of doing something naughty etc. Open to your own interpretation of the class title.

Judged by: Countdown & Celebrate

Sponsored by: Countdown & Celebrate

www.countdownandcelebrate.co.uk

www.facebook.com/countdowncelebrate

 

Class 10 - Prettiest Fairy

Open to all female animals. Open to your own interpretation of the class title. Fancy Dress is optional in this class.

Judged by: TBC

Sponsored by:

 

Best / Reserve in Show Ring Two - This will be judged

from all 1st place winners from classes 6 – 10

 

 

Ring Three

Class 11 – Exotic Pets – Sponsored by Rose Crafts, Gifts & Things

(The winner of this class will receive a toy & some treats)

Open to all animals that are deemed ‘Exotic’ There is a good list on the attached link but if you are unsure please just ask! Fish, Birds, Reptiles, Amphibians, Some Mammals etc.

https://www.thesprucepets.com/list-of-exotic-pets-1237277

Judged by: R Rose

Sponsored by: Rose Crafts, Gifts & Things

https://www.facebook.com/rosecgt/

 

Class 12 – Cover Star

Open to all animals & your own interpretation of the class title.

The winning photo of this class will be used as our page cover photo for January.

Judged by: TBC

Sponsored by:

 

Class 13 – Look in to my eyes – Sponsored by The Spiritual Dog Trainer

(The winner will receive a Professional Canine Hypnotherapy audio)

Open to all animals & your own interpretation of the class title

Judged by: The Spiritual Dog Trainer

Sponsored by: The Spiritual Dog Trainer

www.facebook.com/LoveWoofandWonder/

 

Class 14 – Family – Charity Class - Sponsored by Vix Wix With Sam

There will be rosettes for 1st – 15th + 10 specials. Prizes will be 1st – 3rd.

Raising money for Winstons Wheels to celebrate Rolo’s 4th Birthday <3

Open to all animals & your own interpretation of the class title.

Judged by: S Hambly

Sponsored by: Vix Wix With Sam

https://www.facebook.com/groups/350230472054294/

 

Class 15 – Portrait Shot - Sponsored by Cathy’s Creations

(The winner will receive a stunning fine art Giclee print of a drawing of the winner’s pet)

Open to all animals & your own interpretation of the class title

Judged by: Cathy’s Creations

Sponsored by: Cathy’s Creations

https://www.cathysettleart.com/

 

Best / Reserve in Show Ring Three - This will be judged

from all 1st place winners from classes 11 - 15

 

 

Ring Four

Class 16 – 12 Days of Xmas - Sponsored by Poppydog Tails

(The winner will receive a personalised handmade gift from the range)

Open to all animals. The photo needs to have a connection to one or more lines from the song. I have put the lyrics below to help you  Please state which line you are representing. Photo edits / Collages ARE allowed in this class.

12 Drummers drumming

11 Pipers piping

10 Lords a-leaping

9 Ladies dancing

8 Maids a-milking

7 Swans a-swimming

6 Geese a-laying

5 Gold rings

4 Calling birds

3 French hens

2 Turtle doves

A Partridge in a pear tree

Judged by: Poppy-Dog Tails Team

Sponsored by: Poppy-Dog Tails

 

Class 17 – Mistle – Toes

Open to all animals. The photo should show an animals toes, hooves, claws etc. Open to your own interpretation of the class title.

Judged by: TBC

Sponsored by:  

 

Class 18 – Most Handsome Elf

Open to all male animals & your own interpretation of the class title. Fancy dress is optional in this class.

Judged by: TBC

Sponsored by:

 

Class 19 - Its Xmas –- Sponsored by TillyPops Toys

(The winner will receive a personalised pet blanket)

Open to all animals & your own interpretation of the class title. Anything xmassy – Xmas  trees,  presents, toys, eating Xmas dinner, Xmas jumpers etc.

Judged by: Tillypopytoys

Sponsored by: Tillypopstoys

https://www.tillypops.co.uk/

 

Class 20 - Secret Santa – Free class – Sponsored by Paws Rosettes & Ribbons

Each photo will be given a number only. The judge will not know the animal or the owner.

The class is open to all animals & your own interpretation of the class title. No theme – just send in a photo of your pet that you love.

Rosettes are awarded from 1st – 20th in this class regardless of entry numbers.

You must make a minimum of 1 paid entry into any class from 1 – 19 in order to be able to submit a photo into this class. Only one entry per person allowed. You cannot pay for extra entries into this class.

Judged by: The Secret Santa

Sponsored by: Paws Rosettes & Ribbons

www.pawsrosettes.com

www.facebook.com/pawsrosettes

 

 

Best / Reserve in Show Ring Four - This will be judged

from all 1st place winners from classes 16 – 20

 

 

 

Show Champion December 2018 will be judged from the

Best in Show winners from each ring (1 – 4) 

 

 

 

Refer a Friend

Refer a friend to our show and when your friend enters and pays for a photo you get 1 free entry (for every friend you refer!!) into any class(es) of your choice (excluding any charity classes)

i.e refer 3 friends and when they enter & pay you receive 3 free entries!

Your friend must pay for their entries BEFORE you will receive your free one.

One free entry per friend NOT per photo.

 

Refer a Sponsor

Do you know of an animal related business that would like to sponsor a class in the show? Send them our details and if they sign up you will get a free entry into any class of your choice (excluding any charity classes)

 

Terms & Conditions of Entry - By entering the competition you are acknowledging and agreeing to the following:

  • Entries will be accepted up to & including the 31st December at 7pm

  • Judging will begin from 7pm on 1st January 2019 (to allow for last minute entries to be uploaded and judges to familiarise themselves with their entries before judging begins)

  • NO photos will be uploaded and entered into the competition until full payment has been recieved.

  • Photos exceeding 3mb in size will be compressed in order to fit within each album.

  • You may enter the same photo in more than one class but each will be classed as a separate entry and must be paid for.

  • You may enter as many photos as you wish into each class (unless otherwise stated in the    class description) but each photo will be classed as a separate entry and must be paid for.

  • By entering the photo you agree that you are the owner of the animal (or have the owners permission to enter the animal) and that the photo is not subject to any copyright conditions.

  • Images that you have found on the Internet that do not belong to you are not eligble for entry. Such images will be removed from the competition & there will be NO refund of any entry fees paid.

  • All classes cost £3 per photo unless otherwise stated.

  • The judges decision is final.

  • The cost of postage is included in your membership fee each month (£3) for the UK only (Royal Mail 2nd Class Standard) - if you are entering from overseas please contact us after you have won a rosette/prize for postage costs.

  • Paws for a Picture / Education Animals cannot be held liable for loss or damage to rosettes / prizes in the post.

  • If you would like your rosette / prize sent by recorded delivery then please contact us ASAP after you have won so we can collect your payment for the extra costs that will be incured.

  • No replacement rosettes or prizes will be sent in the event of them beng lost in the post UNLESS you have paid for recorded delivery

  • Entry into any show will be deemed as acceptance of our terms & conditions.