Pet Pics Wanted
is Looking for Pictures of Residents’ Pets for Annual Township Calendar ‘Photo Contest’
Click Here to Access Contest Application
love their pets; and as part of its annual Calendar Photo Contest, Hamilton
Township is looking for pictures of residents’ pets.
Mayor Kelly Yaede and Township
officials are asking residents to submit a photograph of their pets enjoying
life in Hamilton – and is specifically looking for pet photographs that would
fit in specific months or seasons of the year.
“Hamiltonians love their pets – myself
included,” says Mayor Kelly Yaede, who has a golden retriever. “Through this year’s theme, we are looking
forward to featuring our residents’ pets enjoying the seasons in our
And if residents do not currently own
a pet but would like to participate, Hamilton’s Mayor reminds them that
Hamilton’s Animal Shelter has many adoptable pets looking for loving families. Residents can visit HamiltonNJ.com/AnimalShelter to find out more about animal
adoptions or visit the shelter, which is located at 2100 Sylvan Avenue directly
behind the Hamilton Public Works Department’s Main Office (open Mondays –
Thursdays from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Fridays from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. and Saturdays
from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.).
Residents are asked to submit
electronic pictures meeting the following contest
- 1 Picture Limit per household – each year, Township officials
attempt to feature at least one picture from each participant, while
prominently featuring the selection committee’s favorite photographs in
the calendar. Due to the
anticipated high volume of submissions, Hamilton Township is asking that households submit only one (1) photograph. ***If the volume of submissions makes
it unfeasible to feature every picture in this year’s calendar, Township
officials will investigate a way to feature the photographs that do not
appear in the calendar in another manner or venue.
residents’ pets – with a preference for photographs that could fit
specific seasons or months of the year.
- Quality Picture Resolution – Please make sure your
submission meets the quality standards of at least 300 DPI (dots per inch)
or minimum dimensions of 3000 x 2400 pixels, as poor resolution may result
in our inability to feature your photograph.
- Remember to Sign Contest
Disclaimer Form –
We thank residents for signing and returning the form, available online - Click Here
must verify and confirm that all individuals, pets and/or private property
featured in pictures have provided their or their rightful owner’s full
consent to be included in the 2018 Hamilton Township Calendar (or if not
selected, possibly featured in another venue along with submissions not
selected for inclusion within the 2018 Township Calendar).
Photographs must be submitted
electronically (via E-mail attachment) to DDeGregory@HamiltonNJ.com
no later than Friday, October 6, 2017.
Each year, advertisements from private
businesses help to continue the Hamilton Township Municipal Government
Calendar, which is delivered to homes and businesses across the community.
Interested businesses can learn more
about these advertising opportunities by visiting HamiltonNJ.com/CalendarAds