Round 1 closes with the top 25 pets advancing to round 2, and will receive a professional pet photography session with Pet Angel Santa Fe. Owner and pet are photographed for use in the calendar, with packages available to the proud pet parent at a discounted rate. To learn more about the photographer click here.
Each session valued at $120 each.
Pet of the Month The top 13 pet calendar contestants with the highest number of votes in the finalist round will be featured in the 2014 Pet Calendar. The Grand Prize winner (most votes round 2) will have their photo on the cover, with 2nd through 13th place pets featured as Pet-of-the-Month inside the calendar! The calendar is inserted into the October 26th edition of The Santa Fe New Mexican and is available for purchase, with 100% of the calendar sales being donated to the Santa Fe Animal Shelter. With a new design and improved quality the calendar makes the perfect gift for animal lovers on your list, or as a keepsake. Look for coupons in your calendar from our premium sponsors.
Owner and Pet Bio Every pet has a unique impact on our lives. Share why your pet is special to you when your pet places in the top 13 and is featured in the calendar. The owner and pet photo will be included in the calendar month and includes a narrative about your pets special condition, circumstance, characteristics or story because after all, your pet is more than just a pretty face!
Pet Portrait In addition to having their face on the cover of the 2014 Pet Calendar, the top vote earner from the finalist round will be the subject of an oil portrait painted by artist Glen Smith, to be presented to the proud pet parent! Your pets painting will serve as an object d’art and a family heirloom for generations to come! For more information on the artist or to see related paintings. click here.
Cat with Guitar Painting valued at $500.
$100 in Pet Products for 4 Winners Pamper your pet at this plush Santa Fe Pet Emporium with one of four $100 gift certificates, where you’ll find dazzling pet apparel, fabulous neckwear, cozy beds, joyous toys, travel accessories, and tasty, fresh-baked deli treats all found at Teca Tu, a paws-worthy pet emporium. Teca Tu has won a Top Three Pet Boutiques award every year since 2004, and was the 2008 “Featured Boutique” in Pet Product News International as well as having received their Outstanding Adoption Award for 2010. Teca Tu has been serving Santa Fe’s and the world’s dogs, cats, and their humans since 1995. Click here to visit their website! Each gift card valued at $100.