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Pets' Day Competition - REGISTER NOW

Even your furry friend can be part of the Bathurst Winter Festival! 

Simply snap your cat or dog and submit your entry to be in the running to win one of many fantastic prizes packed full of Mars Petcare goodies. There are seven categories with the winners of the online competition and finalist of the non-online categories being notified on Tuesday 12 July.

The top ten finalists of the non-online categories will be invited to participate in the Pet Day Pet Parade, Sunday 17 July, 11am at Kings Parade and will be in the running to win a Mars Petcare prize pack.

Categories that will be in the running to participate in the Pets' Day Parade are: 

  • Best dressed dog and owner,
  • Best dressed cat and owner,
  • Most creative winter dress up (cat or dog), and
  • Most unique/interesting cat.

Online categories include:

  • Best dog trick,
  • Cutest photo of pound adopted cat (cats only), and
  • Cutest photo of pound adopted dog (dogs only).

Key Dates:

1 June - Competition entries open 

10 July - Competition entries close at 11:59pm

12 July - Online category winners announced and finalist announced in non-online categories and invited to pet parade.

17 July - 11am Pet Parade in Kings Parade with top ten finalists. A winner and runner up will be selected by the judges in each category and prizes awarded.

Pet's Competition Sponsored by Mars Petcare. 

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