Blackwood Food Giveaway
Official Rules & Regulations
No purchase necessary. Open only to legal residents of United States, who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry.
Starts at noon EST on April 3, 2017 and ends at 11:59:59 a.m. EST on April 17, 2017.
Blackwood Pet Foods
Limit one entry per person, household or email address.
One (1) Grand Prize winner will win a six months of Blackwood dog food. The prize will be 6 FREE 30-pound bags of any of our recipes that come in a 30-pound size, which will be shipped to the winner’s home. The Prize must be accepted as awarded. No substitutions, refunds, transfers or cash equivalent payment will be allowed. The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if a Prize (or any portion thereof) cannot be awarded for any reason.
The winner will be selected randomly by Animal Wellness Magazine after the promotion closes on April 17, 2017 and will be announced later that day.
Before being declared a winner, selected entrant will be notified by email and will be required to sign and return within five (5) business days of notification a declaration of eligibility and a liability/publicity release, which: (i) confirms compliance with the Promotion rules and accepts such prize as offered; (ii) releases the Sponsor, its parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies (including each of their respective directors, officers, employees and/or agencies), Blackwood retailers, and advertising and promotion agencies from any and all liability relating to the selected entrant’s participation in the Promotion, participation in any Promotion-related activity, or the acceptance/receipt/use/misuse of a prize; and (iii) grants Sponsor the unrestricted right to use selected entrant’s name, address, voice, statements about the Promotion and/or photograph or other likeness without further notice or compensation either during or after the Promotion, in any publicity or advertisement carried out by the Sponsor in any manner whatsoever, worldwide including without limitation, print, broadcast, entertainment programming or the Internet. If a selected entrant cannot be contacted by email within five (5) business days, fails to correctly answer the skill-testing question, or fails to return the declaration/release within the specified time, he/she will forfeit the prize and the Sponsor reserves the right to select an alternate entrant from all remaining eligible entries.
All entries become the property of the Sponsor, which assumes no responsibility whatsoever for lost, delayed, incomplete or misdirected entries. This Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and municipal laws. Void where prohibited by law. By entering this Promotion all entrants agree to the use and publication of their names, photographs and addresses in any advertising or publicity by Sponsor and Sponsor-related Parties, without compensation either during or after the Promotion. The decisions of the Promotion judges with respect to all aspects of this Promotion are final and binding on all entrants without right of appeal. No correspondence in regard to this Promotion will be entered into except with selected entrants. Entrants assume all liability for any injury or damage caused, or claimed to be caused, by participation in the Promotion or the acceptance or use/misuse of any prize and release Sponsor and the Sponsor-related parties from any and all liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind in connection therewith. Winning names can be obtained after April 17, 2017 and by December 31, 2017 by writing to Blackwood Pet Foods, 38251 Industrial Park Road, Lisbon, Ohio 44432 Regarding: Pet Food Contest.
Without limitation, the Sponsor and the Sponsor-related Parties will not be liable for any failure of the Website during the Promotion; for any technical malfunction or other problems relating to the telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment or software; for the failure of any entry to be received by the Sponsor and the Sponsor-related parties for any reason including, but not limited to, technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website; or any combination of the above. Further, the Sponsor, and Sponsor-related Parties, will not be liable for any injury or damage to an entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading any material in the Promotion.
In the event of a dispute regarding who submitted an entry, online entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the person who is assigned an email address by an internet provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institute, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. If the identity of an online entrant is disputed, the authorized account holder associated with the email account at the time of entry will be deemed to be the entrant. A selected entrant may be required to provide proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the selected entry. The sole determinant of the time for the purposes of a valid online entry in this Promotion will be the Promotion server machine(s). The Sponsor reserves the right at any time without notice to terminate, withdraw or amend this Promotion in any way, for any reason, including without limitation, in the event of an error, technical problem, computer virus, bugs, tampering, un authorized intervention, fraud, technical failure or any other cause beyond the reasonable control of the Sponsor that interferes with the proper conduct of this Promotion as contemplated by these Rules. Any attempt to deliberately damage any micro site or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Sponsor is legally required to ensure that all personal information disclosed to or received from third parties is appropriately used, disclosed and protected. Personal information is defined as any piece of information, about an identifiable individual but does not include the name, title, business address or telephone number of an employee of an organization. Sponsor will use any personal information only for purposes of administering the Promotion. Entries will be retained for a reasonable period of time and as required by law following delivery of prizes under the Promotion rules. By entering this Promotion, each entrant expressly consents to the Sponsor, its agents and/or representatives, storing, sharing and using the personal information submitted with his/her entry only for the purpose of administering the Promotion, unless the entrant otherwise agrees. All entrants will be automatically added to our email newsletter database. Entrants will have the option of opting out of the database after receiving the first email.