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People’s Choice Pup Sponsor / Prizes Judging Rules

Meet the 2020 Farm Bureau Farm Dog of the Year

Flint, the grand prize winner of the 2020 Farm Bureau Farm Dog of the Year award, is 11 years old and has been part of Beth Crandall’s family since she was a teenager. At the age of 7, he became an accomplished and passionate working dog relatively late in life. Herding beef cattle and other livestock is Flint’s primary responsibility on the ranch in Utah.

People’s Choice Pup

Beginning Oct. 14, members of the public are invited to vote online for their favorite dog in the People’s Choice Pup part of the overall competition. The People’s Choice Pup will win bragging rights and Purina products including one year’s worth of dry dog food. The winner of People’s Choice Pup, along with the Farm Dog of the Year and runners-up, will be announced in January at AFBF’s Convention.

Sponsor / Prizes

For the 2021 contest, the American Farm Bureau Federation, with support from Nestlé Purina PetCare, will recognize a grand prize winner – Farm Bureau Farm Dog of the Year – as well as up to four regional runners-up and a People’s Choice Pup.

Prizes provided by Nestlé Purina PetCare include –

  • One year’s worth of dry dog food, a trophy plate, Purina products and a $5,000 cash prize for the Farm Dog of the Year
  • A $1,000 cash prize, trophy plate and Purina products for up to four regional Farm Dog of the Year runners-up
  • Purina products including one year’s worth of dry dog food for the winner of the People’s Choice Pup

Judging

A panel of judges selected by the American Farm Bureau Federation shall select the winners. Judging of the contest will be based on nomination materials submitted. Desired attributes in the Farm Dog of the Year are helpfulness to the farmer and his/her family, playfulness and obedience.

Contestants agree that the sole and final judgement as to all matters concerning the contest and interpretation of contest rules are at the sole discretion of the American Farm Bureau Federation, and their officers and staff.

Contest Rules

No purchase necessary to enter. Void where prohibited. By entering, entrant agrees to be bound by these official rules.

Questions?

Send an email to cyndies@fb.org with questions about the contest.

Farm Dog of the Year

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