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February 2019 Schedule of Classes

Entries close at 7pm on Thursday 28th February with judging

beginning at 7pm on Friday 1st March.  

 

***February Offer – This month we’re going to do something a little different! We’re giving away a free entry into any class of your choice (in February’s show) if the photo(s) you submit are any of the following entry numbers – 3, 17, 22, 38, 47, 64, 76, 88, 99, 126, 154, 207, 220, 276, 300. That’s 15 FREE ENTRIES up for grabs!!

So – if you are the first person to enter & you submit 20 photos you would win numbers 3 & 17, if you were the 10th person to enter & submitted photo number 99 you’d win that one and so on***

 

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 March’s show.

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

Paws Points (Pairs) – Points will be awarded for every placing obtained in February’s show – Full details on the website. The current award period is from January – April.

Lucky Bones – One person will be chosen at random from all of February’s winners will receive a Lucky Bone in with their rosettes. The bone is worth 5 free entries into March’s 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 - 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 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: Cathy’s Creations

Sponsored by: Cathy’s Creations

https://www.cathysettleart.com/

 

Class 2 – My Sweet Valentine - Sponsored by Vix Wix With Sam

(The winner will receive a £5 Pets at Home voucher + a burner & melt)

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 3 – Best Selfie – Sponsored by Jurola’s Handmade Gifts

(The winner will receive a diary/book cover embroidered with a Bulldog Terrier)

Open to all animals. The selfie can be of just your animal(s) or with you in it as well  

Judged by: The Jurola’s Handmade Gifts Team

Sponsored by: Jurola’s Handmade Gifts

https://www.facebook.com/jurolashandmadegifts/

 

Class 4 – Black V’s White – Sponsored by Memoire Photography

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

Open to all animals. The photo can be of a black animal. A white animal. Or have a black & white filter applied to the photo.

Judged by: Memoire Photography

Sponsored by: Memoire Photography

https://www.facebook.com/memoirephotographyuk

 

Class 5 – Chinese New Year - Sponsored by TillyPops Toys

(The winner will receive a personalised pet blanket)

5th of February marks the Chinese New Year & this year is the year of the pig. So – Your photo must include something pig related. You can photo a real pig? You can have a pig toy present? You can photoshop a pig into your entry.

Photo edits acceptable in this class.

Judged by: Tillypopytoys

Sponsored by: Tillypopstoys

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

 

 

 

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

from all 1st place winners from classes 1 - 5

 

 

Ring Two

Class 6 – Love Your Pet - Sponsored by Poppydog Tails – Charity Class Raising money for Dogs for Good this month <3

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

Open to all animals. Open to your own interpretation of the class title. Show the judge why you love you pet!

Judged by: Poppy-Dog Tails Team

Sponsored by: Poppy-Dog Tails

 

Class 7 – Best Collage

Open to all animals. This is a photo edit class where you need to put together a collection of photos of your animal(s) There is no set theme so let your imagination run free!

Judged by: TBC

Sponsored by:

 

Class 8 – Calendar Shot for February – Sponsored by Wild Walks

(The winner will receive a £10 Pets at Home voucher)

Open to all animals or a scenery shot. Open to your own interpretation of the class title.

Judged by: The Wild Walks Team

Sponsored by: Wild Walks

https://www.facebook.com/Wild-Walks-401111573375213/

 

Class 9 – Famous Faces – Sponsored by Rose Crafts, Gifts & Things

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

Open to all animals. Does your pet look like a famous person? Can you dress them up to resemble someone famous?

No photo edits allowed – get creative!

Judged by: R Rose

Sponsored by: Rose Crafts, Gifts & Things

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

 

Class 10 – Best Jump - Sponsored by Tina Allen Equine Services

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

Open to all animals. Horses jumping? Dog agility? Rabbits show jumping? Cat jumping over the sofa? Open to your own interpretation of the class title.

Judged by: T Allen

Sponsored by: Tina Allen Equine Services

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

 

 

 

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

from all 1st place winners from classes 6 – 10

 

 

Ring Three

Class 11 – Best Nose – Sponsored by Flossy and Sass

(The winner will receive a wax melt sub box)

Open to all animals. The photo needs to clearly show an animal’s nose  

Judged by: The Flossy & Sass Team

Sponsored by: Flossy and Sass

https://www.facebook.com/groups/696439733855236/?ref=share

www.Flossyandsass.co.uk

 

Class 12 – Laziest Pet– Sponsored by Shanzi Dogs UK

(The winner will receive a packet of dog treats (UK) only or 2 free entries into the next PFAP show if the winner is overseas)

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

Judged by: TBC

Sponsored by: Shanzi Dogs UK

https://shanzidogs.co.uk/

https://www.facebook.com/ShanziDogs/

 

Class 13 – All Wrapped up for Winter – Sponsored by Tillypops Boutique

(The winner will receive a bandana & bow from the range)

Open to all animals. Open to your own interpretation of the class title. Hats, scarfs, rugs, jumpers – anything goes!

Judged by: The Tillypops Boutique Team

Sponsored by: Tillypops Boutique

 

Class 14 – Love Is … - Sponsored by Bespoke Designs

(The winner will receive a sandblasted wine glass)

Open to all animals. Open to your own interpretation of the class title. You may add a caption to your image – for example: Love is – Playing with my toys etc. Or you can send me your line of text & I’ll add it with your entry details.

Sponsored by: Bespoke Designs

Judged by: Bespoke Designs

https://www.facebook.com/tnbdesigns2018

 

Class 15 – Best Attitude - Sponsored by Bella & Duke - Completely Natural Dog Food Delivered to your Door

(The winner will receive a £25 voucher towards the cost of a 4kg box of food)

*Please note that you can only win this voucher once. If you win the class & have already received a voucher from this show before you may donate it to a friend!

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

Judged by: TBC

Sponsored by: Bella & Duke

www.bellaandduke.com

www.facebook.com/bellaandduke

 

 

 

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

from all 1st place winners from classes 11 - 15

 

 

Ring Four

Class 16 – Hearts & Flowers – Sponsored by Pets by Jess

(The winner will receive a digital pet portrait with A4 print or a custom log slice)

Open to all animals. The photo must include a heart and/or flowers. These can be in the form of a prop but must be physically present at the time of the photo – not edited in afterwards.

Judged by: Pets by Jess

Sponsored by: Pets by Jess

Insta – petsbyjess

https://www.facebook.com/petsbyjess/

 

Class 17 – Best Shadow / Silhouette Shot – Sponsored by Ruth’s Handmade with Love

(The winner will receive a handmade keyring)

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

Judged by Ruth

Sponsored by: Ruth’s Handmade with Love  

https://www.facebook.com/ruthscraftycreations/

 

Class 18 – Cover Star - Sponsored by CobbyDog

(The winner will receive a bag of CobbyDog Food)

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 March.

Judged by: TBC

Sponsored by: Cobby Dog

www.facebook.com/cobbydogcompletedogfood

www.cobbydog.com

 

Class 19 – Blind Date - Sponsored by Starfish Dog Collars

(The winner will receive a personalised dog collar)

Open to all animals. If your pet was going on a dating website what would their profile picture be? Let’s see those beautifully groomed coats, those gorgeous eyes & that pouty face! Open to your own interpretation of the class title.

Judged by: Starfish Dog Collars Team

Sponsored by: Starfish Dog Collars

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

 

Class 20 – Make the Judge Smile - Free class – Sponsored by Paws Rosettes & Ribbons

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

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: Paws Rosettes & Ribbons

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 February 2019 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 28th February at 7pm

  • Judging will begin from 7pm on 1st March 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.