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Share your Smart Pet story for a chance to win a smart® car or $15,000 cash!

Do you know a smart pet?

  • Take a video or photo of your smart dog or cat
  • Share your story here
  • Tell your friends to vote!

Enter the Contest

See the official rules for contest details

 

You could win these smart prizes:

See the official rules for contest details

 
1 Grand prize Winner

smart® car or $15,000 cash!

Grand Prize
  • Prize 1
    6 Finalist Prizes

    Trip for two to San Francisco awards gala + smart phone

    Prize 1
  • Prize 2
    30 Semi-Finalist Prizes

    Smarter Pet Care® products kit + $100 gift card

    Prize 2
  • Prize 3
    30 honorable mention Prizes

    Smarter Pet Care® products kit

    Prize 3
  • Prize 4
    All Participants Receive

    $2 off coupon + bumper sticker

    Prize 4
 
 

How the contest works

 

10 semi-finalists selected each month. Multiple chances to win.

 
 

Contest Details

  • Enter your Smart Pet video (2 min max) or photo & essay (350 word max)
  • Share with your friends to get votes
  • Get a free bumper sticker & $2 off coupon just for entering
  • 10 semi-finalists selected each round: 5 by popular vote & 5 by our judges
  • Not selected as a semi-finalist? You're automatically entered in the next entry round.*
  • 6 finalists are selected from the 30 semi-finalists by our judges
  • 6 finalists go to San Francisco awards gala on Sept 27, 2014 where grand prize winner will be announced
*See official rules for complete details
 

Contest Timeline

ENTRY PERIOD
WINNERS CHOSEN
ENTRY ROUND 1
May 1 - June 15
June 25
ENTRY ROUND 2
June 16 - July 15
July 25
ENTRY ROUND 3
July 16 - Aug 15
Aug 27
FINALIST JUDGING
Aug 27 - 29
Aug 29
SAN FRANCISCO AWARDS
GALA
Sept 27
 
 
 

Explore contest entries and get inspired!

 
- Walter S
- Patricia Y
- Cindy L
 
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Video and Photo Entry Requirements
VIDEO:
  • 2 minutes max
  • 200 MB max
  • AVI, MOV, WMV, MP4, MPEG, FLV, 3GP, and 3G2 accepted
PHOTO ESSAY:
  • 350 word max
  • 5MB max
  • GIF, JPG and JPEG accepted
Tips for a great entry
Create a more fun, memorable, and viral entry.
Tips for a better video
  • Create an outline or script to keep your story on track
  • Lighting should be adequate & balanced (not too dark)
  • Make sure voices can be heard clearly
Fun video effects tools
  • Magisto (iOS + Android)
  • Viddy (iOS + Android)
  • iMovie (Mac + iOS)
  • Movie Maker (PC)
 
Tips for a better photo
  • Pay close attention to what's in the background
  • Your pet should be visible (not too far away!)
  • Remember, your subject doesn't have to be centered
Fun Photo Effects tools
  • Instagram (iOS + Android)
  • Vsco Cam® (iOS + Android)
  • Windows Photos (PC)
  • iPhoto (iOS)