PetSmart® Seeks Monster Cute Pets for $10,000 Prize


PetSmart®Seeks Monster Cute Pets for $10,000 Prize

Monster Cute Photo Contest starts Oct. 1

--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PetSmart, Inc. (NAS: PETM)

Entry from 2012 PetSmart Monster Cute Photo Contest (Photo: Business Wire)
Entry from 2012 PetSmart Monster Cute Photo Contest (Photo: Business Wire)

Entry from 2012 PetSmart Monster Cute Photo Contest (Photo: Business Wire)


Think your pet is scary-cute? PetSmart invites pet parents to submit photos of their pets in Halloween costumes for its annual Monster Cute Photo Contest powered by GREENIES® on Facebook now through Oct. 21.

Pet parents can enter their pets in one of four categories:

• Cutest

• Funniest

• Spookiest

• Craziest Critter (for small pets, birds and reptiles)

The grand prize winner will be announced Oct. 31 on PetSmart's Facebook page and will receive $10,000, a year's supply of GREENIES® Dental Chews, and a treat bag full of Halloween toys.

First- through fifth-place winners in each category will receive PetSmart gift cards ranging from $75 to $500. Every contest entry will receive a coupon for a GREENIES® dog or cat dental treat.



Entries accepted October 1-21

Oct. 25: Finalists announced

Oct. 25-29: Fan voting period

Oct. 31: Grand prize winner is announced


Pets and pet parents

About PetSmart

PetSmart, Inc. (NAS: PETM) is the largest specialty pet retailer of services and solutions for the lifetime needs of pets. The company employs approximately 52,000 associates and operates more than 1,301 pet stores in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico, over 196 in-store PetSmart® PetsHotel® dog and cat boarding facilities and is a leading online provider of pet supplies and pet care information ( PetSmart provides a broad range of competitively priced pet food and pet products; and offers dog training, pet grooming, pet boarding, PetSmart Doggie Day CampSM day care services and pet adoption services. Through its in-store pet adoption partnership with PetSmart Charities®, PetSmart has helped save the lives of more than 5 million pets since 1994. PetSmart Charities, Inc. and PetSmart Charities of Canada, Inc. ("PetSmart Charities") are independent, nonprofit organizations that save the lives of homeless pets and reduce shelter intake through spay/neuter efforts. In 2012, nearly 450,000 dogs and cats found homes through the organization's adoption centers in all PetSmart stores and by sponsoring community adoption events. PetSmart Charities is the leader in granting money to help pets in need, with more than $28 million given in 2012 throughout North America.

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