The Real Housecats ‘N Vancouver Official Contest Rules
1.1 The Real Housecats ‘n Vancouver Contest (the “Contest”) is conducted and sponsored by D. & A.’s Pet Food ‘N More Ltd. (the “Sponsor”).
1.2 The Contest is only open to all legal residents of British Columbia, Canada of the age of nineteen years or over at the time of entry. No purchase or payment of any kind is necessary to enter to win. Employees of the Sponsor are not eligible to enter.
1.3 The Contest begins at 12:00a.m. Pacific Time on January 16, 2017 and ends at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time on February 28, 2017 (the “Contest Period”).
1.4 The Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest or Twitter.
2. HOW TO ENTER
2.1 An eligible entry will be a picture or video of your cat. You can enter through Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and E-mail. Post your photo or video to Instagram, Twitter or Facebook, tagging @petfoodnmore and using the hashtags #RHCnV#PFNM OR attach your photo or video to an E-mail and send it to email@example.com. The Sponsor will post entries received via E-mail onto one of its Social Media platforms after the Sponsor receives the entries.
2.2 Each unique photo or video is considered a separate entry, and there is no limit to the number of entries you can submit during the Contest Period.
2.3 Entries received outside of the Contest Period will not be entered into the contest.
3. HOW TO WIN
3.1 All entries will be assembled by the Sponsor and a winner will be selected at random.
3.2 To win any prize the selected entrant must correctly answer a skill testing mathematical question posed during a pre-arranged telephone interview OR by mail OR by e-mail.
3.3 If a potential winner is later determined to be ineligible for any reason, an alternative potential winner may be selected in his/her place.
3.4 The decisions of the Sponsor are binding and final in all matters relating to the Contest.
3.5 The winner will be announced via the Sponsor’s social media on March 6, 2017. The Sponsor, at its discretion, may also announce the winner in any and all media.
4.1 There is one prize available to be won. The prize is a cat scratching post and a Gift Basket full of cat related products (the “Prize”). The value of the Prize is $500.
4.2 The Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the Prize with another of equal or greater value, without notice.
4.3 The Prize must be accepted as awarded, there will be no changes and it cannot be exchanged or returned for cash.
5. GENERAL RULES
5.1 By entering the Contest, you agree to (a) be bounded by these Official Contest Rules and decisions of the Sponsor; and (b) release and hold harmless Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, the Sponsor and its affiliates, employees, and representatives including advertising and promotion agencies from and against any and all costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including, without limitation, bodily injury and property damage, or any other damage or loss, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, to participation in the Contest, any Contest related activity, or from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the Prize. You agree to sign a Declaration and Release Form to this effect.
5.2 The Sponsor has the right at any time to require proof of identity and/or eligibility to be in this Contest. Failure to provide such proof within a reasonable amount of time could result in disqualification from the Contest. All personal details and information requested by and supplied to the Sponsor by each entry must be truthful, accurate, and in no way misleading. The Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entry from the Contest should the entry provide any untruthful, inaccurate or misleading personal details and/or information.
5.3 Your personal information provided in association with the Contest will be used only to administer the Contest, and for no other reason.
5.4 It is a condition of entry that the material being entered into the Contest has not been entered into any contractual, commercial sponsorship or other arraignment, in respect of the entry’s image, that by entering this Contest the aforementioned contract conditions will be breached.
5.5 By entering the Contest, you agree to license the copyright in your entry to the Sponsor on a non-exclusive, world-wide, perpetual, royalty free basis. Subject to the Sponsor agreeing to acknowledge your name, you waive your moral rights in your entry in favour of the Sponsor. Further, you agree that the Sponsor has the entitlement to deal with your entry as the Sponsor sees fit, including, but not limited to, in the following manner: the right (but not the obligation) to reproduce, print, publish, market, communicate, and distribute your entry, or any derivative thereof, in whole or in part, in all formats and all mediums for the full-term of copyright, and to authorize third parties to do so; and the right to edit your entry as the Sponsor sees fit.
5.6 By entering the Contest, you agree and grant the Sponsor, without further compensation, the unrestricted rights, but not the obligation, to use your entry, as set out in the Official Contest Rules and otherwise, and to use your name, in any and all media, without notice, review or approval.
5.7 The Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate, or suspend the Contest, at its discretion, at any time without prior notice.
5.8 The winner will be required to pick up their prize from one of our locations and allow their picture to be taken. All rights to this picture will belong to the Sponsor and follow guidelines as set out in the General Rules sections 5.1 and 5.5.