Howie’s 8th Annual Happy Dog Photo Contest 2022 Official Rules

Happy Howie’s Happy Dog Photo Contest Official Rules 1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY “Purchase of Happy Howie’s products is Not Required To Participate. A purchase will not increase your chance of winning. Contest is open to anyone within the Continental USA. The Contest administrator is Happy Howie’s, Inc. P.O. Box 231837, Detroit, MI 48223, Toll Free: 855-432-6465, Fax: 313-537-0317, E-Mail: (the “Administrator), whose decisions shall be final and legally binding in all respects. To enter: Beginning at approximately 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (EST) on Tuesday February 8th, 2022 and ending at 11:59 p.m. EST on Monday, February 28th, 2022, (the “Voting Period”) access the Happy Howie’s Happy Dog Photo Contest here and follow the instructions to submit an entry. Entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. The “authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. All on-line entries must be transmitted and received by 11:59 p.m. EST on Monday, February 28th, 2022 (the “Entry Period”). Prize winners will be drawn on Tuesday, March 29th, 2022. There will be a total of one (1) drawing in this Contest with (1) Grand Prize Winner and (1) Second place winner and (1) Third Place winner. 2. PRIZES/ODDS OF WINNING Prizes are all follows: 1st prize: Hey Big Spender Bundle, which includes one of each of Happy Howie’s pre-packed deli-style chews. Happy Howie’s will match the winnings and donate to the winner’s animal rescue of choice. Total prize valued at $179.36. 2nd prize: (1) Hey Big Spender Bundle. Prize valued at $89.69. 3rd prize: (1) Beefy Best Sellers Bundle. Prize valued at $24.37. Prizes will be shipped to winners to a valid continental U.S. mailing address. Due to the nature of the prizes, prizes cannot be shipped to P.O. boxes. Proper ID is required. Prizes are non-transferable. The total approximate retail value (“ARV”) of all prizes to be awarded is $290.00–$320.00. ARV varies based on state-by-state sales tax. Odds of winning any one prize is depend on the number of entrants submitting a photo by February 28th, 2022 at 11:59pm EST. Administrator is not responsible for: (i) any problems or technical malfunctions, errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, delays in operation or transmission, communication failures, destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries; (iii) failed or unavailable hardware, network, software or telephone transmissions, damage to entrants’ or any person’s computer and/or its contents, or causes beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control that jeopardize the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this contest; (iv) any entries submitted in a manner that is not expressly allowed under these rules; (v) incorrect or inaccurate entry information whether caused by entrants or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest, (vi) any typographical or other error in the printing or advertising of the offer, administration or execution of the Contest, or in the announcement of prizes/prize winners/finalists; or (vii) malfunctions or interference resulting from illicit, malicious or injurious code (including but not limited to viruses, worms and denial of service attacks). If the Contest cannot be executed as planned for any reason , including but not limited to, transmission failure, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor that corrupt or affect the security, administration, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest, or if the Contest is compromised or becomes technically corrupted in any way, electronically or otherwise, Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, modify or terminate the Contest and reserves the right, but shall not be obligated, to select winners from among all non-suspect entries received as of the date/time of such termination/cancellation or modification. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify and prosecute any individual who tampers with or attempts to tamper with the entry/voting process or who votes using any automatic, programmed or paid for entry method. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR OTHERWISE CORRUPT THE CONTEST OR TO 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 DISQUALIFY, PROSECUTE AND SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BYLAW. 3. LIMIT Limit One (1) prize per person or dwelling during the Contest Period. Limit One (1) entry per person/dwelling/e-mail address and Facebook account during the Contest Period. If more than one registration is received per person/dwelling/e-mail address or Facebook account, by any means including but not limited to establishing multiple e-mail accounts or Facebook accounts, all such entries submitted will be disqualified. 4. VOTING Winners will be determined by number of votes received on each picture based on the top 20 photos after internal Administrator review. Winners are only eligible to win once during the Contest Period. Winners will be notified by phone, mail or e-mail whichever is appropriate as determined by the Administrator. Winners may also be posted on the winner’s page of the Contest site here as well as and may be announced by blog post and social media, including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements of these Official Rules. By entering, entrants agree to these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements, and agree to waive all rights and remedies at law or in equity for any claim they may have relating to this Contest. All entries become the property of Happy Howie’s Inc. and will not be returned and decision of judges is final. 5. PRIZES Sponsor makes no warranties, and hereby disclaims any and all warranties, express or implied, concerning any prize furnished in connection with the Contest No cash option available. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FORE GOING, SUCH PRIZES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND SPONSOR HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND/OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. Prizes are non-transferable, and no prize substitutions or cash redemptions are allowed. All income taxes on prizes are the winners’ sole responsibility. All prizes will be awarded according to these Official Rules. 6. DISCLAIMER NOTICES If a prize notification or prize is returned as undeliverable, prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner. Except where prohibited, acceptance of a prize and/or participation in prize constitutes winner’s agreement to hold harmless Sponsor, Administrator, and their respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, advertising and promotion agencies, and the officers, directors, employees and agents of each of them (individually and collectively for the purposes of this Paragraph 6, (“Contest Parties”) from and against any injuries, losses or damages arising in any way from or in connection with their participation in this promotion, the acceptance, possession or use of the prize, Contest Parties’ reliance upon their compliance with these rules, or their participation in prize-related activities, and further constitutes the agreement by each winner that the Contest Parties may use their names, voices, likenesses and/or biographical data for advertising and promotional purposes in any and all media worldwide without limitation or additional compensation. 7. ELIGIBILITY This Contest is open to legal US residents of the Continental United States who are 21 years of age or older at the time of entry. No purchase is required for participation in the Contest. Name and pictures may or be used as promotional material. The employees, directors, officers, representatives, and agents of Sponsor, Administrator, its respective parent, affiliate, and subsidiary companies, Sponsor’s advertising and promotions companies, and members of the immediate families (defined as any parent, child, sibling, and spouse of each) or households of any of the above. Facebook Inc. does not endorse Sponsor’s products and is not affiliated with this Contest. You understand that you are providing your information to Detroit Free Press and Happy Howie’s. Void where prohibited. 8. USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION The information you provide will be used for verification of your eligibility to participate in the Contest, to contact you in the event you are selected as a potential winner, and as necessary to comply with applicable laws. If you indicate your consent, we may use the information you provide to solicit your preferences and opinions or to contact you about other promotions, products, and services which we believe may be of interest to you. You may withdraw your consent to be contacted at any time by clicking the “opt out” link that will be included in any email sent to you. Your information will be deleted from our files in a reasonable amount of time. You will not, however, be able to withdraw your consent for purposes of our compliance with applicable laws. 9. USE OF IMAGES AND CONTENT SUBMITTED The information you provide will be used by our organization, its subsidiaries, licensees, successors and assigns, the right to use, publish, and reproduce, for all purposes, your name, pictures of you with product, general images submitted and printed and electronic copy of the information described in sections above in any and all media including, without limitation, cable and broadcast television and the Internet, and for exhibition, distribution, promotion, advertising, sale, press conferences, meetings, hearings, educational conferences and in brochures and other print media. This permission extends to all languages, media, formats and markets now known or hereafter devised. This permission shall continue forever. By entering the contest, you waive the right to receive any payment for use of any of the material described above and acknowledge that I have read the foregoing and I fully understand the contents.