Mission Im-PAW-sible

Animal Humane New Mexico's
Photography Challenge

HOW TO PAW-TICIPATE:

Your mission if you choose to accept it… paw-ticipate in Mission Im-PAW-sible, our Photography Challenge that you can compete in solo or with your furry, feathered, fuzzy or scaly BFF!

No registration required. Simply check out our Mission Im-PAW-sible categories, grab a camera & your pet & get started! You have exactly one month to complete this challenge, beginning Aug. 1 with all submissions due on or before Aug. 31.

The top three Mission Im-PAW-sible submissions, as determined by the Animal Humane Team, will be uploaded to Animal Humane’s Facebook page. Then, our fans get to vote with their dollars to determine the overall Mission Im-PAW-sible winner.

Click here for a printable version of our Mission Im-PAW-sible list!

REQUIRED CATEGORIES: 1 – 3

REQUIRED 1:
You’re a Dawdle-Model! Snap a photo of you or your pet strutting your stuff, whether it’s around the house, in your favorite park, on the trail or anywhere. Share your best result! 

REQUIRED 2:
Your future is so bright, you should wear shades at night! Put a pair of styling sunglasses on yourself or your pet & snap a photo. Photoshop welcome! 

REQUIRED 3:
It’s tricky! Show off you or your pet’s best trick, talent or skill in a photograph, even if it’s just being im-purr-essively photogenic. 

NOW YOU PICK 2 (OR MORE): 4 – 10

4. Your pet is out of this world! 
Help your pet go on an intergalactic adventure & capture a photo of their travels. 

5. There’s nowhere to go but UP! 
Recreate the iconic balloon scene from the movie “Up” but use yourself or your pet as a stand-in for the house. 

6. Nature is unbe-LEAF-able, just like you!
Snap a photo of the biggest leaf that you can find & use you or your pet for size reference.

7. Take me out the ball game! 
Play ball with your pet or a human friend & snap a photo of your epic game of fetch, catch or keep-away. 

8. Always feel Frida be YOU! 
But for now, transform your pet (or yourself) into Frida Kahlo. Creativity & defined eyebrows encouraged!

9. Our puns are a bit of a stretch!
Please share your pet’s (or your) best yoga-inspired move.

10. You & your pet are far out, man! 
Dress yourself &/or your pet up in their best hippy attire. Peace signs & tie-dye encouraged!

RULES:

 

 

 

To be eligible to win, you must submit the 3 required categories & an additional 2 of your choice (for total amount of 5 photos). For bonus points, submit as many categories as possible & get creative!

All participants must be 18 or older to be eligible to win. Minors wishing to participate must have parent/legal guardian consent, parent/guardian must submit their work & claim prize on their behalf. Participants must follow all posted laws, follow all directives set forth by our local government & practice appropriate social distancing to be eligible to win.

HOW TO SUBMIT PHOTOS:

When you’ve completed Mission Im-PAW-sible, please submit your photos as separate attachments in a single email to: doggiedash@animalhumanenm.org.

Each individual photo size in the submission email must be no larger than 124 KB. Remember, you must submit all 3 required categories & 2 more of your choice for a total of 5 photos on or before Aug. 31 at midnight to be eligible to go on to the final round of voting. Please contact doggiedashanddawdle.org for any questions.

DISCLAIMER:
BY PARTICIPATING, I FULLY UNDERSTAND I AM FOREVER GIVING UP IN ADVANCE ANY RIGHT TO SUE OR MAKE ANY CLAIM AGAINST ANIMAL HUMANE NEW MEXICO IF I SUFFER SUCH INJURIES & DAMAGES EVEN THOUGH I DO NOT KNOW WHAT OR HOW EXTENSIVE THOSE INJURIES & DAMAGES MIGHT BE & AM VOLUNTARILY ASSUMING THE RISK OF SUCH INJURIES & DAMAGES.