The 2022 Pet Calendar Contest

second round of voting is open now through november 7!

Click here to vote for your favorite pets to move on to Round 2!

The top 25 pets from Round 1 have now moved on to the final round of voting. 

Anyone can vote, and there’s no limit on votes cast – so vote early, and vote often! Be sure to campaign for your pet on Facebook & Instagram, or call, text and email your friends to vote!     

Voting starts on Friday, October 15 and lasts until Sunday, November 7.

The names and photos of the top 25 pets will appear online here.

The number of votes will be updated once a week each Sunday in The Sunday Journal and online Thursday morning - Friday afternoon on this website.

Each vote for your favorites will cost $2 per vote, with a minimum of 3 votes per transaction.  The 3 vote minimum can only apply to one pet at a time.

And best yet, we will share 10% of all voting proceeds with Almost Home New Mexico and Animal Protective Association of Socorro to help less fortunate pets in our community.                     

The names and photos of the top 25 pets will appear online during the final round of voting October 15th - November 7th, The 13 pets with the most votes at the end of final round voting will become the models for our 2022 calendar, published inside The Sunday Journal on December 26, 2021. 

Special thanks to our Pet Calendar Sponsor



Important Contest Dates:

08/6/2021 -  09/8/2021 = Entries Accepted

09/10/2021 - 10/13/2021 = First Round of Voting

10/14/2021 = Top 25 Finalists Announced 

10/15/2021 - 11/7/2021 = Final Round of Voting Starting 9 am Friday

12/26/2021 = Calendar publishes and winners are announced 

Need help entering the contest? Have questions? – No problem! We’re here to help.  

Call us at 505.823.3301

Email us at

Or stop by the Albuquerque Journal front desk located at
7777 Jefferson St. NE 
Albuquerque, NM 87109




Interested in a sponsorship?

Contact Wayne Barnard,

Sales Manager

505 823 3301