The contest is open to legal residents of the US who are at least 18 years old. Anyone under the age of 18 must have permission from a parent or guardian to enter.

Only photos of dogs or cats will be allowed to participate in the contest.

Only one pet is allowed per photo. However, multiple photo submissions are permitted.

HSAC reserves the right to limit the number of animals from any home featured in the calendar, in order to best serve the most number of people and animals.

Please do not use profanity, foul language, or offensive gestures. Any photo deemed unsuitable will be removed from the contest.

Under no circumstances will entrants' full name, address, email address, or other identifying information be shared, sold, or exchanged.

Voting and submission begin October 15, 2021 at 9 AM CST, and will end on November 12, 2021, at 9:59 PM CST.

With your photo entry donation of $30, you are eligible for a free 2022 calendar when they are ready in December of 2021. It will be held at HSAC's front adoptions desk for you to pick up, or sent to you upon request.

Questions about our calendar or the contest? Please email Kristy Bice at