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National Pet Week

National Pet Week 2017 Poster Contest Winning Entry

National Pet Week is sponsored by the Auxiliary to the AVMA to foster responsible pet ownership, recognize the human-animal bond, and increase public awareness of veterinary medicine.

 

CELEBRATE NATIONAL PET WEEK 2017

National Pet Week was held May 7-13, 2017, with the theme “People Who Care Take Their Pet to the Vet.” Veterinarians, their hospitals and clinics, and their communities are encouraged to celebrate National Pet Week. Poster and creative writing contests were conducted in 2016 for National Pet Week 2017. The winning entries are presented below. Visit www.petweek.org for ideas about celebrating in your hospital or clinic and schools.

 

CONTEST WINNERS

NATIONAL PET WEEK 2017
CREATIVE WRITING CONTEST WINNER

The NPW 2017 Creative Writing Contest entry selected as the winner was submitted by Ava Styles, then a first grade student from Rome, Georgia. The winning entry follows:

If you love your pet,
then bring it to the vet.
So if you have a flu,
the vet will help you.
I love the vet
because they take care of your pet.

– Ava Styles of Rome, Georgia

 

NATIONAL PET WEEK 2017 POSTER CONTEST WINNER

The NPW 2017 Poster Contest entry selected as the winner was submitted by Jade Tamashiro, then a seventh grade student from Kapolei, Hawaii. The winning poster follows:

National Pet Week 2017 Poster Contest Winning Entry

 

NATIONAL PET WEEK 2018 ORDER FORM

CLICK HERE to view the National Pet Week 2018 Order Form in .PDF format. 2018 is coming soon!

CONTESTS

CONTESTS FOR NATIONAL PET WEEK 2019
Poster and creative writing contests for National Pet Week 2019, with the theme “More than a Pet, More than a Friend…Family” are being conducted now. See the National Pet Week 2019 Poster Contest and Creative Writing Contest Submission Guidelines and Entry Forms for details and postmark deadlines.

NATIONAL PET WEEK 2019 CREATIVE WRITING CONTEST
CLICK HERE to view the submission guidelines and entry form in .PDF format.

NATIONAL PET WEEK 2019 POSTER CONTEST
CLICK HERE to view the submission guidelines and entry form in .PDF format.