Enter The Horse's "Don't Spook!" Contest!

Enter <em>The Horse</em>'s "Don't Spook!" Contest!

Submit your photo of things (or lack of things) your horse has spooked at and he or she could be featured on TheHorse.com!

Photo: Keith Larson

Is your horse an expert spooker? Does he or she spook even when there’s nothing there? Enter The Horse’s “Don’t Spook!” contest for a chance to win a prize pack valued over $100 from Zylkene Equine! Submit your photo of the things (or lack of things) your horse has spooked at and he or she could be featured on TheHorse.com.

How to Enter

Submit your horse’s spooky encounter by:

  • Posting your horse’s photo and story the TheHorse.com’s Facebook wall (www.facebook.com/TheHorse) using the hashtag #TheresNothingThere; or
  • E-mailing your horse’s photo and story to contests@thehorse.com with the subject line “Don’t Spook Contest.”

Entries will be accepted from May 3-23, 2017.

How to Win

All qualifying entries will be posted on TheHorse.com’s Facebook page on May 24, 2017. Fans of TheHorse.com will be able to vote for their favorite “Don’t Spook!” stories by liking or reacting to their favorite photos within the contest album. The entry receiving the most votes by 5:00 p.m. EDT on May 31, 2017, will be the winner.

Giving Your Horse His or Her 15 Minutes of Shame

We will contact the winning owner about having their horse’s story featured in an article on TheHorse.com. The winner will also receive a prize pack valued over $100 from Zylkene Equine.

Contest Rules

Entries can be submitted from May 3, 2017 through May, 23, 2017, at 11:59 p.m. EDT. Entries must include a photo and must specify that they are being submitted as part of the contest.

All qualifying entries will be posted in a Facebook album on The Horse Facebook page (www.facebook.com/TheHorse) on May 24, 2017. Fans will then be able to vote for their favorite “Don’t Spook!” story by “liking” or “reacting” to their favorite photos/stories. Voting will be open from the time the album is posted on May 24 through May 31, at 5:00 p.m. EDT. The entry receiving the most votes (likes/reactions) by 5:00 p.m. EDT on May 31 will be considered the winner. The winner will be notified by direct message via Facebook or e-mail on June 1 (depending on entry method) and will have 72 hours to claim their prize. If a winner does not respond in 72 hours, the next most liked entry will be notified and so on until the prize is claimed. Once the winner has been notified and claimed their prize, it will be announced on TheHorse.com’s Facebook page.

You must be 13 years or older to participate.

Only U.S. residents are eligible to win. The winner must provide a valid U.S. address to receive their prize.

You must have rights to the photo you post with your horse’s story. It must be a photo that you took or a photo that you have permission to use.

At our sole discretion photos/entries may be excluded and removed from participation.

By submitting your photo, you give TheHorse.com royalty-free permission to publish, reproduce, modify, or distribute your horse’s story and photo. You will not be entitled to compensation for any use by TheHorse.com of your story or photo. You retain the copyright of your photo. For additional information, see TheHorse.com Terms of Use: http://www.thehorse.com/pages/terms-of-use.

By participating, you grant TheHorse.com permission to use your name, contest entry, likeness, or comments for publicity purposes.

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook. Any questions, comments, or complaints regarding this promotion should be directed to TheHorse.com at 3101 Beaumont Centre Circle, Suite 100, Lexington, Kentucky, 40513.

No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited.

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