SOURCE: Harte-Hanks


February 14, 2011 08:00 ET

Online Classifieds Site Celebrates Responsible Pet Ownership Month With New Online Contest Is Holding a New Online Contest for Pet Lovers to Submit Photos With Their Pets in Honor of "Love Your Pet" Day on February 20th

BREA, CA--(Marketwire - February 14, 2011) -, a Harte-Hanks, Inc. (NYSE: HHS) company, launched a new online contest to celebrate Responsible Pet Ownership month and raise awareness on how to be a loving and responsible pet owner. Pet lovers have to submit their photo by February 20th in honor of Love Your Pet Day. users will be able to vote on who they want to win and the winner will receive the $250 grand prize.

Following the end of the online contest, the judging panel will select 10 finalists and voting will begin. Fans and followers can vote by email or text message. There is no cost to vote and no limit to the number of times each person can vote. Standard text messaging rates apply and vary by carrier.

"We had such an excellent turnout for our Cutest Pets Online Contest last October, we decided to launch another contest featuring pets," said Loren Dalton, president of "Our publication has been known for our pet classifieds so our new 'Love Your Pet' contest will give everyone the opportunity to see our readers with their family pets that they may have found through our online pet classifieds."

The deadline to submit a photo for the online contest is February 20th on "Love Your Pet" Day. Immediately following the end of the contest, will select 10 finalists for users to vote on. A list of the finalists along with voting instructions for the online contest will be posted on the blog. The voting period will last one week and the winners will be announced shortly afterward.

To enter the contest, submit a photo of you and your pet using the online contest entry form at

To view user-submitted entries, visit the Facebook page.

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