Official Rules for 1-800-PetMeds®
Beat the Heat Sweepstakes

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR TO WIN.

The 1-800-PetMeds® Beat the Heat Sweepstakes is the opportunity for you to win a prize package designed to keep your pet cool this summer, running from 12:01 AM Eastern Daylight Time ("EDT") June 27, 2017 until July 6, 2017 at 11:59 PM EDT ("Sweepstakes Period"). The Sweepstakes is subject to these Official Rules except as expressly stated otherwise. No purchase necessary to enter or win. A purchase or payment will not increase your chances of winning. The Sweepstakes is sponsored by 1-800-PetMeds®, 420 S. Congress Ave. Suite 100, Delray Beach, FL 33445 (the "Sponsor").

  1. ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia ("D.C."), 18 years of age (or age of majority in state of residence) or older at the time of entry. The officers, directors and employees of 1-800-PetMeds®, its subsidiaries and affiliated companies, advertising, promotional and judging agencies, persons engaged in the development, production or distribution of materials for this Sweepstakes (collectively, the "Sweepstakes Parties") and the immediate family members (parent, child, sibling, and spouse of each) of and/or persons living in the same household as such individuals (whether related or not) are not eligible to participate.
  2. HOW TO ENTER: No purchase is necessary to enter or win, and no entry fee, payment or proof-of-purchase is necessary to participate in the Sweepstakes. You can enter the Sweepstakes directly on the sweepstakes page (https://www.1800petmeds.com/education/beat-the-heat-sweeps.htm) any time from Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 12:01 AM Eastern Daylight Time ("EDT") until Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 11:59 PM EDT ("Sweepstakes Period"). Follow the on-screen instructions: Complete the registration form by providing the information required. As a part of the Sweepstakes entry process, the person submitting the entry ("Entrant") will be required to indicate that they have read, accept and agree to be bound by these Official Rules. Limit one (1) entry per person per Sweepstakes Period. If any individual submits entries in excess of the disclosed maximum, by any means, including but not limited to establishing multiple email addresses, they will be disqualified from participation in this Sweepstakes. The name of the person submitting the Sweepstakes entry must be the authorized account holder of such email address, otherwise, entry may be deemed void. In the event of a dispute over the identity of a potential winner, the entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry, and potential winner may be required to provide identification sufficient to show that he/she is the authorized account holder. It is the sole responsibility of the entrant to notify 1-800-PetMeds® in writing if the entrant changes his or her email address during the Sweepstakes Period. Proof of submission of entry does not constitute proof of receipt of entry. All entries become the property of 1-800-PetMeds®. Each entry submission must be manually key stroked and manually entered by the individual entrant; automated and/or repetitive electronic submission of entries (including but not limited to entries made using any script, macro, bot or Sweepstakes service) will be disqualified and transmissions from these or related email or IP addresses may be blocked.
  3. PRIZES: Subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules. A total of 3 (three) prizes will be awarded on or about Monday, July 10, 2017. Prize package consists of: 1 (one) Cool Bed III cooling pet bed, 1 (one) Drinkwell 360 Stainless Steel Pet Fountain, 1 (one) Solvit HomeAway Travel Organizer for Pets, and 1 (one) My Dog Nose It sun protection for dogs. Approximate retail value: $212.21 - $247.86 (depending on size of Cool Bed III).
  4. WINNER SELECTION: 1-800-PetMeds® will select winners at random. No financial compensation will be provided to winners.Sponsor decisions are final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Becoming a Prize Winner is subject to validation and verification of eligibility and compliance with all terms and conditions set forth in these Official Rules. All prizes will be awarded provided a sufficient number of qualified eligible entries are received. Non-winning and/or ineligible entrants will not be contacted. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate or extend the Sweepstakes Period if a limited number of eligible entries are received.
  5. WINNER NOTIFICATION AND PRIZE FULFILLMENT: Prizes are non-transferable, no substitutions allowed, except at the discretion of the Sponsor. Taxes, and all other expenses not specified herein, if any, are the responsibility of the winner. Prize winners will be notified by email. Potential winners may be required to sign, notarize, and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability, a Publicity Release (where legal), and applicable tax information forms within 3 days of notification attempt, or an alternate potential winner will be selected, time permitting. Non-compliance with this time period and/or return of any prize/prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner. Any winner notification returned as undeliverable will result in prize forfeiture and an alternate winner may be selected at Sponsor discretion. If any required documents are not returned within the required number of days, or if any notification is returned as undeliverable, then prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected at Sponsor discretion. By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Administrator, and each of their affiliates, licensees, parents, franchisees, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies and their respective employees, officers, directors, shareholders, successors and assigns (collectively, the "Releasees") from any and all liability for any injuries, losses or damage of any kind which may arise in connection with this Sweepstakes or the acceptance and/or use of any prize. Any issues concerning the validity, interpretation or enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrants and Sponsor, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Florida, USA, without giving effect to any conflict of law rules which might find otherwise. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the promotion are to be directed to 1-800-PetMeds® at the address below.
  6. TERMS OF ENTRY/CONDUCT: By submitting an entry, you warrant and represent that you have committed no fraud or deception in connection with such Entry, and that you have the sole and exclusive right to grant, transfer and assign all rights in and to such entry to the Sweepstakes Parties. Entries that do not comply with these Official Rules, as determined in Sponsor sole discretion, will be disqualified from the Sweepstakes. Decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding. This Sweepstakes is subject to the laws of the United States only. By entering this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor that shall be final and binding in all respects. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification.
  7. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Sweepstakes Parties assume no responsibility or liability for (a) any incorrect or inaccurate entry information, or for any faulty, failed, garbled or jumbled electronic data transmissions; (b) any unauthorized access to, or theft, destruction or alteration of entries at any point in the operation of this Sweepstakes; (c) any technical malfunction, failure, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or communications line failure, regardless of cause, with regard to any equipment, systems, networks, lines, satellites, servers, computers or providers utilized in any aspect of the operation of the Sweepstakes; (d) inaccessibility or unavailability of the Internet or any combination thereof, or; (e) any injury or damage to participant's or to any other person's computer which may be related to or resulting from any attempt to participate in the Sweepstakes or download any materials in the Sweepstakes. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned for reasons which may include without limitation, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which may corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, then Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes in whole or in part. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A USER OR ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND COSTS (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ATTORNEYS' FEES) FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
  8. WINNER RELEASES: By entering the Sweepstakes, you grant the Releasees permission to use your personal information in accordance with 1-800-PetMeds® privacy policy, located at: https://www.1800petmeds.com/popup/privacy.htm. All entrants, as a condition of entry into the Sweepstakes, agree to release Sponsor, its subsidiaries and affiliated companies, suppliers, printers, application developers, advertisers, promotional or judging agencies, from and against any and all liability, loss, claims, demands or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages, or losses to persons or property which may be sustained in connection with: (a) accessing the Sweepstakes page; (b) submitting an entry or otherwise participating in any aspect of the Sweepstakes; (c) the receipt, ownership or use of any prize awarded; (d) preparing for, participating in or travelling to and/or from any prize-related activity; or (e) any typographical or other error in these Official Rules or the announcement of the offering of the prize. The winners shall bear all risk of loss or damage to the prize after it has been delivered. The Sponsor makes no representations or warranties of any kind concerning the appearance, safety, or performance of the prize. Winners grant to Sponsor the right to print, publish, broadcast and use worldwide in any media now known or hereinafter known (including without limitation use online at the website) the winner's entry, name, address, voice, statement, picture or other likeness, without additional compensation, for public relations, advertising and promotional purposes as may be determined by Sponsor.
  9. ADDITIONAL SWEEPSTAKES TERMS: By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to have their submitted name displayed on 1-800-PetMeds® websites and/or social properties and used by the Sponsor for any purpose, at any time, without any fee or other form of compensation. 1-800-PetMeds® reserves the right to disqualify entries without notice, and for any reason. 11. SWEEPSTAKES RESULTS: For a winners list and/or a copy of these Official rules, send a hand-printed, self-addressed, stamped envelope to 1-800-PetMeds® Beat the Heat Sweepstakes c/o 1-800-PetMeds®, 420 S. Congress Ave. Suite 100, Delray Beach, FL 33445 (the "Sponsor").