National Walk Your Dog Month Instagram Prize Draw Terms and Conditions

By entering the prize draw you are agreeing to these prize draw terms and conditions.

  1. The prize draw is being run by Action Mental Health.
  2. The prize draw is open to entrants over 18 years of age (Action Mental Health members of staff are excluded from the draw). Entrants may be required to prove age at a later date.
  3. In entering the prize draw, you confirm that you are eligible to do so and eligible to claim any prize you may win. Standard competition terms, as defined by Graham Crichton, the Pet and People Photographer, apply*.
  4. A maximum of one entry per individual is permitted.
  5. The prize draw is free to enter.
  6. The prize draw will include all who follow Action Mental Health on Instagram and who ‘tag’ Action Mental Health in a new picture of their pet between 10 January 2024 and 31 January 2024. Entries after midnight on 31 January 2024 will not be included in the draw.
  7. To enter the prize draw, simply follow Action Mental Health on Instagram, post a photo of your pet and tag @action_mental_health.
  8. The prize will be one gift card for Graham Crichton, the Pet and People Photographer, which entitles the winner to one family or pet (or both!) portrait session with Graham at the studio, plus £50 credit towards any of their other products. This gift card is valid until 30/06/24.
  9.  Action Mental Health’s use of particular brands as prizes does not imply any affiliation with or endorsement of such brands. This particular prize has been kindly donated by Graham Crichton.
  10. The winner will be drawn at random.
  11. The prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable and no cash alternatives will be offered.
  12. We reserve the right to substitute prizes with another prize of equal or higher value if circumstances beyond our control make it necessary to do so.
  13. The decision of Action Mental Health regarding any aspect of the prize draw is final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into about it.
  14. The winner will be notified after 31 January 2024 via Instagram direct message to the account which tagged Action Mental Health when entering.
  15. Action Mental Health will attempt to contact the winner by Instagram direct message up to two times.
  16. If the winner does not respond to the messages notifying them of their win within 14 days of the second email, they will lose their right to the prize, and Action Mental Health reserves the right to choose and notify a new winner.
  17. Please allow 14 days for delivery of the prize or alternative collection or delivery arrangements may be made through mutual agreement.
  18. You consent to any personal information you provide in entering the prize draw being used by Action Mental Health for the purposes of administering the prize draw, and for those purposes as defined within our privacy policy.
  19. All entrants may apply for details of the winning participant by contacting us at [email protected].
  20. By entering the draw you agree to your submitted photograph being re-shared on Action Mental Health’s Instagram page.
  21. By entering the draw you agree to the release of your first name and Instagram username being shared on Action Mental Health social media platforms as we re-share submissions.
  22. All personal information shall be used in accordance with Action Mental Health’s Privacy Notice.
  23. Action Mental Health does not accept any liability for any damage, loss, injury or disappointment suffered by any entrants as a result of either participating in the prize draw or being selected for a prize.
  24. Action Mental Health does not provide any form of practical or IT support for this prize. On receipt, all responsibilities relating to warranty and the product are that of the prize winner.
  25. Action Mental Health reserves the right to cancel the prize draw or amend these terms and conditions at any time.
  26. Instagram is not affiliated with the competition.

*Standard competition terms

Where “Standard Competition Terms” apply the following terms and conditions shall apply:

  • New customers only. Old customers may not participate (unless otherwise stated).
  • One shoot per household/family.
  • Subjects/handlers can’t appear in or attend more than one shoot.
  • Humans can feature in pet portraits too!
  • Person booking must be 18+.
  • For pet shoots involving a family pet, parent(s) must attend both the shoot and the viewing session.
  • You may be asked to present a voucher/confirmation of entitlement upon booking/at your session.
  •  Prizes can only be claimed and used by the person notified and cannot be transferred or used by other parties. e.g. They cannot be given to another family member, friend etc.
  • Standard family and pet shoots only.
  • Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers.
  • Can be withdrawn or changed without notice.
  • No cash alternative.
  • At the end of your shoot we will arrange a date and time for you to come back to see your pictures. All persons attending the original session must also attend the viewing session. You will need to attend both the shoot and this follow up viewing session to get your complimentary print/product.
  • Shoots cannot be re-scheduled. Viewing sessions may be rescheduled once for a £50 fee. The studio may decide to apply this fee as product credit to your order, at their discretion.
  • Fair use policy applies. We reserve the right to refuse any person(s) we believe who is abusing these terms and our fair use policy without reason or question.
  • A refundable deposit may be taken on booking – this will be refunded on successful attendance of your viewing session or may be used towards product. It will not be returned/cannot be used if you do not attend both sessions (at the original times) and/or you breach any of the conditions contained in these terms.
  • Entrants to all our competitions must be 18 years or older. Entrants who are younger than 18 will be disqualified and prize entitlement will be made void. Competitions are only open to one entry per household (as defined above). Additional per competition rules may apply.