Terms & conditions (“T&Cs”) – National Pet Month Competition (the “Competition”)



  1. The Competition is promoted by Companion Care (Services) Ltd, Epsom Avenue, Stanley Green Trading Estate, Handforth, Cheshire, SK9 3RN (the “Promoter”, “we”, “our” or “us”).


  1. By entering into the Competition, you agree to be bound by these T&Cs.


  1. The Start Date for entering into the Competition is 8th April 2022.
  2. The Closing Date for entering the Competition is 15th April 2022.
  3. Entries received before the Start Date or after the Closing Date will not be part of the Competition.


  1. To enter the Competition log into your Instagram account (or create an account), visit the https://www.instagram.com/vets4petsuk/, share the competition post to your story, tag a friend in the comments and make sure you're following the Vets4Pets account. 
  2. Entrants must read and follow the specific requirements for social media entry under the heading “Instagram” in these T&Cs below.
  3. Entries to the Competition are free and no purchase is necessary.


  1. To enter this Competition you must:
  2. be a UK resident;
  3. be at least 18 years old at the time of entry
  4. have or create a Instagram account

By entering into the Competition, you confirm that you meet the eligibility criteria at paragraphs 9 to 11 of these T&Cs. We reserve the right to reject entrants and/or entries that do not meet the eligibility criteria at paragraphs 9 to 11 of these T&Cs.


  1. After the Closing Date, a winner will be selected from all eligible entries using a computer process that produces verifiably random results.
  2. The Promoter reserves the right to review the entries selected by the computer process to ensure all entries endorse animal health and welfare and do not endorse animal abuse or suffering. [The Promoter reserves the right at its absolute discretion to remove any entries from the shortlist on this basis, and, in particular, may remove images of:
  3. overweight, underweight or malnourished animals; and
  4. brachycephalic dog breeds.]



  1. The prize will be a £50 Pets at Home voucher.
  2. Terms and conditions will apply to the prize and will be set out on the vouchers.



  1. The winner will be selected on 15th April 2022
  2. The winner will be contacted on 15th April 2022 via Instagram messenger.
  3. The winner may be asked to confirm their eligibility to enter the Competition under these T&Cs.
  4. Winners will be asked to provide a UK postal address to which their prize can be sent. 
  5. Prizes will be sent to the winner within [14 days] of their notifying us of their postal address.
  6. We will ask the winner for their consent to announce them as the winner on our Facebook page. The winner may refuse such consent and will still be entitled to the prize.
  7. We reserve the right to disqualify a winner if they:
  8. do not respond to our Instagram message within [72 hours] of it being sent; and/or
  9. were not eligible or cannot prove eligibility to enter the Competition in accordance with these T&Cs; and/or
  10. refuse the prize.
  11. If the winner is disqualified, then a new winner will be selected and notified in accordance with these T&Cs.


  1. Any copyright in an entrant’s own materials used to submit their entry will remain with the entrant.
  2. By entering the Competition, you grant the Promoter a non-exclusive, unrestricted licence to use your entry and agree to the Promoter publishing entry on its website, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, other social media platforms. You also agree to other promotional use of your entry in media of the Promoter’s choosing without notice and without any fee being paid with appropriate credit given, unless you do not want credit to be given.


  1. By entering the Competition, you release Instagram from any liability and you acknowledge that the Competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by or associated with Facebook.
  2. Any individual found to submit bulk entries may be disqualified from the Competition.
  3. Entrants must have their Instagram account set to “Public” in order for Competition entries to be received and to be contacted if selected as a winner.
  4. It is the entrant’s own responsibility to ensure it complies with the Instagram rules and any other rules, policies, guidelines and/or agreements with or published by Facebook.


  1. Any personal information received by the Promoter in the course of the Competition will be used in accordance with our privacy policy (https://www.vets4pets.com/about-us/privacy).policy/).
  2. We will use personal information received as part of the Competition to administer the Competition and for no other purpose. Entrants should be aware that the Promoter is legally required to publish or make available on request the name and county of prize winners and the winning entry.


  1. No responsibility can be accepted by the Promoter for any entries not received for whatever reason.
  2. The decision of the Promoter regarding any aspect of the competition is final and binding.
  3. The Promoter accepts no liability as a result of any use of the prize by the winner.
  4. No substitute prizes are available and the Promoter is not responsible or liable for failure by the prize winner to use their prize. No cash alternative.



  1. The prize draw will be governed by English law and entrants accept the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.