Vote for your favorite pet!

No photo has been submitted for the contest. Be the first!


  • First Place Overall: $100
  • Winner in Each Pet Category: $50

Rules and Regulations

January 5th-January 31, 2018.

February 1-20, 2018.

Top 8 in each Pet Category will  have a chance to appear at PetFest Parade and Pageant April 14th located at At Home 4304 West Loop 289.  Petfest judges will select the Top winner in each category and pet will  be crowned and WIN a $50 gift card at Petfest. Grand Prize Overall Winner will be crowned and receive $100 gift card at Petfest. Top winner of each category and Overall Winner will be featured in local publication Spring/Summer 2018. Voting for that photo entry will be open February 1st at 6am and closed February 20, 2018 at 6:00pm and the winning photographs will be announced on February 21, 2018 on Lubbock Aquarium facebook.

You may enter the contest as many times as you like and are encouraged to promote voting for your pet through various streams, including email, blogging, social networking sites, etc. You can vote for each pet once every 12 hours.

To be considered a legitimate vote, a voter must visit the photo contest page of the entered pet on and click on the vote button. Therefore votes exceeding pageviews will not be considered legitimate votes. All photos entered in the photo contest regardless of number of votes have a chance to appear in Lubbock Aquarium and partners online and publication. Lubbock Aquarium reserves the right to change these contest rules at any time. Inappropriate photos and comments will be deleted. Good luck!

Assignment of Rights

By submitting photographic images to Lubbock Aquarium, you grant Lubbock Aquarium a perpetual, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, distribute, and otherwise exercise all copyright and publicity rights with respect to those photographic images at its sole discretion, including storing it servers and incorporating it in other works in any media now known or later developed including, without limitation, published books. If you do not wish to grant Lubbock Aquarium these rights, it is suggested that you do not submit photographic images. Lubbock Aquarium reserves the right to select, edit and arrange submissions, and to remove images from the website at any time at its sole discretion.

Entrants warrant they own all rights to the photo they are submitting. Entrants will indemnify and hold Lubbock Aquarium and its affiliates harmless from and against any and all loss, damage, costs and other expense arising out of claims, whatever their nature, resulting directly or indirectly from breach of this warranty.

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