You'd be barking mad not to enter

The search is on for Hemel Hempstead's prettiest pet '“ and hundreds of entries have already flooded in.

Friday, 27th May 2016, 11:10 am
Updated Friday, 27th May 2016, 1:13 pm
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The Gazette has teamed up with Riverside Shopping Centre once again to run a competition looking for camera-crazy cats, gorgeous guinea pigs, dazzling dogs and buoyant bunny rabbits.

But there is less than one week left to enter – so make sure you get your animal in the mix.

Centre manager, David 
Robinson, said: “We’re 
thrilled to have received so many fantastic entries from pet owners across Hemel Hempstead.

“This year’s Prettiest Pet competition has seen 
hundreds of dogs, cats, 
horses, hamsters, rabbits, guinea pigs and tortoises up for the 2016 title, and we can’t wait to see more entries with just a few more days to get your entries in.

“Then it’s over to our trusty customers to have their say and vote for their favourite 
from the top 10 to crown the Prettiest Pet in Hemel
 Hempstead 2016.”

Entries are open until Tuesday, May 31. Pet owners can enter as many of your pets as you like by submitting one picture of each of them via the following platforms:

> Uploading a picture to the Facebook page www.

> Tweeting a picture to @riversidehemel /

> Emailing a picture to [email protected]

> Posting a picture and information to Prettiest Pet in Hemel Hempstead 2016 competition, Centre Management Suite, Unit 27, Riverside, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 1BT.

The top ten will be picked by the Gazette and Riverside Shopping Centre, and will be revealed on Wednesday, June 8.

And it will then be over to you to vote for the Prettiest Pet in Hemel Hempstead 2016, with fantastic prizes for the winner plus second and third place.

So whether your pets are made up of dogs and cats or horses and tortoises, enter them into this year’s competition.

Stay posted to the Gazette for more. And good luck!

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