How the awards will work .....
The awards will consist of 14 different categories, each of these 14 catergories will have
Nominations opened on the 19th January 2018 and you can ONLY nominate online via our website by clicking on the nominate here button.
However our supporters/sponsors may also offer the option to nominate via their own websites (This will be confirmed)
Once nominations close after a set period (they will be open for 12 weeks ONLY)
The judges will then chose 10 semi finalists from the entrants in thier categories.
Sponsors will NOT be able to judge entrants.
The semi-finalists will be announced at an event to be held in on the 25th April 2018.
They then have 8 weeks to carry out a range of tasks for their category judges and the tasks will involve writing about their love of animals or the reason why their pet should win (This is example only full rules will be announced)
The finalist announcment will be in July and finalists will narrowed down to just 3 per category.
The awards will held on Saturday the 17th Novemeber at The Guildford Harbour Hotel.
There will be no anonymous nominations.
There will be no public vote categories either.
ALL nominees will have the right to know who they have been nominated by should they wish to ask for the information.
You may nominate ANY animal we are not just about domestic pets!