There will be one winner for each category (Dog, Cat and Other). The winner of each category will be awarded $100 in pet medical services. The Pet Idol winner will receive an additional $300 in pet supplies and medical services ($400 total). In addition, the winner of each category will be featured in a Pet Idol contest ad to be published in the May 10 edition of the Maine Sunday Telegram.
Yes, there are other RULES for this contest so be sure to read them all.
Newspapers in Education (NIE) Newspapers in Education is an innovative program that provides teachers and several hundred students across Maine with newspapers in the classroom. The newspaper is the most up-to-date "textbook" available since a new textbook is printed every day for students to learn from. Besides current events, the Press Herald/Telegram helps students learn a variety of subjects, from math to science to geography. And because it's different than a textbook, it makes learning fun. Proceeds from the Pet Idol contest are used to support this very worthwhile program. More...
Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland Every year, the Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland provides care to thousands of animals including dogs, cats, small animals and birds. The ARL's mission is to humanely care for every adoptable animal until each is placed into a loving, caring home and believe that all animals deserve a second chance in life.