hosts ‘Howl-o-Ween’ Pet Photo Contest

Get a paw up on the Halloween festivities by submitting your favorite photo of Fluffy or Fido in costume to’s Howl-o-Ween Pet Photo Contest. If you and your pet will be unable to participate in your local PETCO’s Halloween celebration on Oct. 31, you can enter’s online contest for a chance to win a year’s supply of Science Diet pet food.

Simply send your pet’s photo, along with your contact information and a brief description of your pet’s unique qualities to Submissions will be accepted from Sept. 13 to Oct. 10, and the four top entries will be judged by online voters Oct. 18 to Oct. 31.

PETCO is a leading specialty retailer of premium pet food, supplies and services with a commitment to quality animal care and education. PETCO operates more than 690 neighborhood stores in 45 states and the District of Columbia, as well as a leading destination for on-line pet food and supplies at The PETCO Foundation, PETCO’s nonprofit organization, has raised more than $18 million since inception in 1999. More than 2,100 nonprofit grassroots animal welfare organizations from around the nation have received support from the Foundation.

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