Welcome to the return of BAM's Pets Make A Difference Pet Photo Calendar Contest!

Because Animals Matter knows that every pet makes a difference in our lives, that's why we're dedicated to

Join BAM in celebrating your pets and in doing so support homeless pets who still need to find their families. 


We hope you enter your adorable, lovable or even silly photos of your precious pet(s) — those living or having crossed Rainbow Bridge are welcome. Each entry is $5 and each vote is $1 (min. 5 votes). 


Entries are being accepted through August 29, 2019. 


Voting will open on August 16, 2019 and be accepted through August 29, 2019.


Winners will be notified by email by Saturday, August 31, 2019. 

The Pets Make a Difference calendars will debut for sale at Dog Day Spectacular on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at the Hurricane Community Center, after which they will be available for purchase at That BAM Place and BAM's Orphaned Objects in Hurricane, and on BAMutah.com.


View the contest rules and guidelines here. Entering a photo into this contest implies acceptance of all the Rules and no exceptions will be made.

The TWELVE lucky winners with the most votes will be featured as full-page monthly photos in BAM's 2020 Pets Make a Difference calendar!


The winning photo will receive the Grand Prize of a gift basket of BAM goodies and pet treats valued at over $50!


The top 200 entrants are guaranteed to be included in the calendar (thumbnail, daily feature, etc.)


The top 12 photo entrants will receive a free calendar featuring their winning photo.

The 2019 calendar

The 2020 Pets Make a Difference calendar will be BAM's 10th fundraising calendar! We are thrilled to bring back the pet photo contest this year after two years of publishing all-BAM-animal calendars.

Just a couple faces helped by BAM and our supporters:

Because Animals Matter is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to reducing animal abuse and neglect through education and relies solely on private contributions.