ALDF’s Rescue “Tails” Photo Contest

Posted on September 1, 2010

Photo contestAt the Animal Legal Defense Fund, we are proud to be the only lawyers whose clients are all innocent. And so many of our favorite clients are rescued animals who got a second chance after a rough start in life. In our first-ever Rescue “Tails” Photo Contest, we want to see photos of YOUR rescued animals!

Submit a photo of the animal who got a second chance from you and briefly tell us his or her story. Online voting will open for ALDF fans to vote for their favorite finalists in October, and the winning animal will be pictured on ALDF’s 2010 annual holiday card!

To enter, submit a photo of your rescued animal between September 1 and September 30, 2010 to or by mail. All entries must include:

  • A photo of your rescued animal. (Digital photos must be a minimum of 200 dpi. Your photo will not be returned. )
  • Your rescued animal’s story in 100 words or less.
  • Your name, email address and phone number so we can contact you if your photo is selected.

Your entries to ALDF’s Rescue “Tails” Photo Contest will help put a face on ALDF’s crucial work to provide legal protections to animals in need of rescue! Enter today!

Contest Rules

To Enter
To enter, submit a photo of your rescued animal during the Contest Period, between September 1 and September 30, 2010. Photos may be mailed to: Photo Contest, Animal Legal Defense Fund, 525 East Cotati Ave, Cotati, CA 94931, or they may be submitted via email to The deadline for entry is September 30, 2010. Hard copy photos will not be returned to you. Finalists will be notified before the online voting period begins on October 12, 2010. The winner will be announced on November 1, 2010.

Along with your photo submission, tell us briefly about your rescued animals’ story in 100 words or less.

You must also provide us with the following information:
-Your name
-Contact email address and/or contact phone number

Failure to provide this information will disqualify your entry.

To qualify for entry, you must have taken the rescued animal photo that you submit. You are responsible for ensuring that you have the legal right to submit the photo(s) that you submit. By entering this Contest, you agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Animal Legal Defense Fund and its directors, officers and employees, from all third party claims for copyright infringement, or any other injury, loss, claim, action or demand arising from your submission of the photo(s) in connection with this Contest.

You must be 18 years or older to be eligible. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited by law. Employees and independent contractors of the Animal Legal Defense Fund and their immediate family members may not enter.

Your Rights
You retain all rights to your image(s). Hard copy photos mailed to ALDF will not be returned to you. If your photo is selected to appear on ALDF’s holiday card, you grant Animal Legal Defense Fund a nonexclusive right in perpetuity to publish the image on our holiday card, website and for other future purposes; proper credit to you will be provided for any such use. It is understood that ALDF will make no monetary payment for such use. You also grant ALDF the right to use your name, caption and other identifying information, unless you notify ALDF in writing that you do not wish to have such information published with the photo(s).

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