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The 2019 Pet Photo Contest is Now Closed

The City of Carrollton thanks all animal lovers who submitted photos of their pets for entry into the 2019 wall calendar. The contest is now closed, but proceeds of both the contest and the printed calendar will benefit animals at the Carrollton Animal Services & Adoption Center.

Be on the lookout for the launch sale of the 2019 Carrollton Pet Photo Calendar at the Pooch Pool Party on Saturday, September 8 at the Rosemeade Rainforest Aquatic Complex (1334 E. Rosemeade Parkway).



A Pet Photo Calendar History

 2016 cover
 2017 Pet Calendar COVER image
 Pet photo cover 2018 Prince

The City of Carrollton extends its gratitude to everyone who submitted photos of their pets for entry into the 2016, 2017, and 2018 Carrollton Pet Photo Contest.

Citizen response to the photo contests have been overwhelmingly positive as more than $7,200 has been raised from photo submissions, sponsorships, and calendar sales. All proceeds go directly to the Carrollton Animal Services & Adoption Center for resources such as food, medicine, cleaning supplies, and treatment of sick or injured animals. Click here to see some of our success stories!

The contests runs from March to August and sees hundreds of photo submissions from local pet lovers.

In 2016, Bart and Ardith Terrell and their two Pomeranians Cookie and Nala won the Grand Prize calendar cover. See some shots from their prize photo session with Kim Ortiz Photography. In 2017, Amber Lopez and her Husky Akira won the Grand Prize cover. And our reigning 2018 cover dog is Prince, a Jack Russell terrier, pit bull Terrier, and beagle mix belonging to Leah Shaw.

As an additional way of showing our gratitude, we include several honorable mentions in the back pages of the calendar! We thank everyone for their enthusiasm and support of Carrollton Animal Services through this contest.

Questions? Problems?
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