NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE. ENTRY IN THIS CONTEST CONSTITUTES
YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES. DO NOT ENTER THIS CONTEST IF YOU ARE UNDER THE AGE OF
EIGHTEEN OR NOT LOCATED IN THE U.S. AT THE TIME OF ENTRY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
1. ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
This contest is a trade program promotion (“Promotion”) and not
open to the public. Eligible organizations are shelters and rescues qualified and approved as participants in
Shelter Animals Count (“Sponsor”), as defined by:
Animal shelters, rescues, fostering organizations, animal care and control agencies, and any organization that
is involved in activities such as animal adoptions, transfers, etc. and have intake and outcome data to contribute.
All participating organizations must be confirmed, opted in to sharing their data publically, have completed
January-June 2017 data (6 months) in the Shelter Animals Count database, and entered the contest via the
“Summer 2017 Data Drive Entry Form” by September 5, 2017 to be eligible, including new qualified registrants
during the contest period. Employees, contractors, board members, directors and officers of Shelter Animals
Count are not eligible to participate.
2. CONTEST PERIOD:
Contest begins on 8/15/17 at 12:00:01 am Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on
9/05/17 at 11:59:59 pm ET (the “Contest Period”). The Website clock is the official clock for this Contest.
3. TO ENTER:
Login to your private dashboard at data.shelteranimalscount.org (“Website”)
during the contest period. Make sure all 6 months of data (January-June) are complete for 2017 and that
your organization’s participation is confirmed. After all 2017 data is entered, complete the “Summer 2017
Data Drive Entry Form” in your Dashboard. These steps must be completed within the contest period.
4. PRIZES, DRAWINGS, ODDS AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUES (“ARV”):
Winners will be selected
in a random drawing (“Drawing”) from all eligible entries received. Odds of winning a prize depend on the
number of eligible entries received. Drawing will be conducted on or before September 28, 2017 by Sponsor,
whose decisions shall be final and binding on all matters relating to the Contest.
Limit one (1) prize per organization throughout the Promotion, all prizes courtesy of PetSmart Charities.
ONE (1) GRAND PRIZE: $7,500 Grant
ONE (1) FIRST PRIZE: $5,000 Grant
THREE (3) SECOND PRIZES: $2,500 Grants
TEN (10) THIRD PRIZES: $500 Grants
TOTAL ARV OF ALL PRIZES AVAILABLE IN THE CONTEST: $25,000
5. GENERAL CONDITIONS:
Winners are solely responsible for all federal, state and local taxes on
their respective prizes (if applicable). No cash equivalent or substitution of prizes is offered, except at the
sole discretion of the Sponsor. No transfer of prizes will be permitted. By participating, entrants agree to these
in all respects. Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded. Prizes will be shipped within 4 weeks of the end of the
Contest Period. Prizes will only be delivered to an address within the United States. If a prize, or any portion
thereof, cannot be awarded for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize with another prize of
equal or greater value. If for any reason the Contest is not capable of running as planned, including infection by
computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which
corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest, Sponsor
reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who is responsible or who tampers with
the entry process, and to cancel, modify or terminate the Contest. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY YOU OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL
TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST MAY BE A VIOLATION OF
CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH
PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor will award all prizes in a
random drawing from eligible entries received as of the time of cancellation. This Contest is offered only in the
United States only. Venue for resolution of any and all claims arising from or related to this Contest shall be
limited exclusively to a state court of competent jurisdiction.
6. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY AND RELEASE:
No liability or responsibility is assumed by Sponsor
or Contest Parties resulting from user's participation in, attempt to participate in the Contest, download of
any information in connection with participating in the Contest. No responsibility or liability is assumed by
the Sponsor or Contest Parties for technical problems or technical malfunction arising in connection with any
of the following occurrences, without limitation, that may affect the operation of the Contest: hardware or
software errors; faulty computer, telephone, cable, satellite, network, electronic, wireless or Internet
connectivity or other online communication problems; errors or limitations of any Internet service providers,
servers, hosts or providers; garbled, jumbled or faulty data transmissions; failure of any e-mail transmissions
to be sent to or received; lost, late, delayed or intercepted e-mail transmissions; inaccessibility of the Website
in whole or in part for any reason; traffic congestion on the Internet or Website; unauthorized human or non-human
intervention of the operation of the Contest, including without limitation, unauthorized tampering, hacking, theft,
virus, bug, worm; or destruction of any aspect of the Contest. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical
errors in the announcement of prizes or these Official Rules, or any inaccurate or incorrect data contained on
the Website. Use of Website is at user’s own risk. Sponsor and the Contest Parties are not responsible for any
personal injury or property damage or losses of any kind that may be sustained to user's or any other person's
computer equipment resulting from participation in the Contest, use of the Website or the download of any information
from the Website. By participating in the Contest, the entrant thereby releases Sponsor and the Contest Parties from
any and all claims, damages or liabilities arising from or relating to such entrant’s participation in the Contest.
By accepting a prize, recipient (and recipient’s organization) agrees to release and hold Sponsor, Contest Parties,
and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents harmless from any liability
for injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly,
from participation in the Contest; from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of a prize including but not limited to
liability for taxes, duties or other levies assessed upon any of the prizes.
7. WINNERS LIST/OFFICIAL RULES REQUEST:
For list of winners, or a copy of these Official Rules send a
self-addressed, stamped envelope specifying “Official Rules” or “Winners List”, postmarked by 10/1/2017 and received by
11/1/2017 to: Shelter Animals Count 2016 Data Drive “Official Rules” or “Winners List” Request, 2700 South Woodlands
Village Blvd, Suite 300-167, Flagstaff, AZ 86001.
Shelter Animals Count, located at 2700 South Woodlands Village Blvd, Suite 300-167, Flagstaff,
AZ 86001, is the Sponsor of this Contest, and is responsible for facilitating the fulfillment of all prizes through PetSmart Charities.