Bixbi Petsmart – Summer – Win Arcadia Trail Prize Pack and a $50 PetSmart Gift Card
THE BIXBI/PETSMART SUMMER SWEEPSTAKES – OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.
VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
Sweepstakes Period: The
Bixbi/PetSmart Summer Sweepstakes (the
“Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time
(“ET”) on June 21, 2021 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on July 5, 2021
(the “Sweepstakes Period”).Eligibility:
Open to legal residents of the 48 contiguous United States and D.C., who, as
of date of entry, are 18 years of age or older
(“Entrant”). Void in Alaska, Hawaii and where
prohibited or restricted by law. Employees of PetSmart LLC and Bixbi Pet (the
“Sponsors”), their affiliates, subsidiaries,
divisions, suppliers, distributors, and advertising, promotional and judging
agencies (collectively the “Sponsors and their Administrators”) and each of their respective employees, shareholders, directors,
officers, members, assigns and agents and their immediate family members
and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to
participate or win.
How to Enter: There are two ways to enter the Sweepstakes,
via the Sweepstakes website (“Website”) or via
Method #1 – Via the Website: Visit the Website online at
petsmartbixbisweeps.com and complete and submit the entry form presented as
instructed, which will include uploading one (1) photo or one (1) video
showing your Pet Dog or Dogs (each, a “Pet”)
enjoying the outdoors to receive one Entry into the Sweepstakes (collectively
Method #2 – Via Instagram: You must have an Instagram
account and have your account settings set to public and not private. An
Instagram account can be opened for free by downloading the Instagram
application from the Apple store or Google Play, and a compatible mobile
device is required. Then, during the Sweepstakes Period, sign into your
Instagram account and create a Post with at one (1) photo or one (1) video
showing your Pet Dog or Dogs (each, a “Pet”)
enjoying the outdoors. In the caption of your Post (250-word limit), you must
mention @PetSmart and @BixbiPet and include the hashtag
#BixbiPetSmartSweepstakes to receive one (1) Entry into the
For purposes of this Sweepstakes, Pet is defined as a domestic or tamed dog
kept for companionship or pleasure, further defined at
https://www.petsmart.com/help/about-petsmart-H0013b.html. All Entries must be received by 11:59 PM ET on July 5, 2021 to be
There is a limit of one (1) Entry per Entrant, regardless of method of
Entry. Multiple Entries from any one (1) Entrant will result in only the initial
Entry being accepted and all additional Entries from such individual will
automatically be disqualified. Any attempt by any Entrant to obtain more than
the stated number of Entries by using multiple/different email addresses,
identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void such
entries and that Entrant may be disqualified. Use of any automated or computer
system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification.
Normal phone/data and usage charges imposed by your phone service may apply.
Standard data rates may apply. This Sweepstakes and the awarding of the prizes
is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with,
You understand that you are providing your information to PetSmart LLC and
not to Instagram.
Incomplete, corrupted, or untimely entries are void and will be disqualified.
Sponsors and its agencies are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete,
damaged, stolen or misdirected entries; lost, interrupted, or unavailable
network, server, or other connections; or miscommunications, computer or
software malfunctions, telephone transmission problems, technical failures,
garbled transmissions, damage to a user’s mobile device/computer equipment
(software or hardware), or other errors or malfunctions of any kind, whether
human, mechanical, electronic or otherwise. Proof of submission will not be
deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsors. In the event of a dispute as to the
identity of an Entrant, the authorized account holder of the email address
associated with Entrant’s Instagram account will be deemed to be the
Entrant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an
email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider,
Internet service provider, or other organization (which may include an
employer) responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated
with the submitted address. Potential winning Entrant(s) may be required to
show proof of being the authorized account holder. Entries specifying an
invalid, non-working, or inactive email address will be disqualified and
ineligible to win. Entries will not be judged.
Entries must be unique and must comply with the “Entry
Requirements” set forth below.
Photos must be submitted in one of the following formats: JPG, JPEG, PNG, or
GIF. Videos must be submitted in one of the following formats: MPEG, MP4,
MOV, AVI, FLV or M4V
Videos, if included with an Entry, must not exceed thirty (30) seconds in
length and if submitted on the Website, also must not exceed 100MB in file
Entry may not feature additional individuals, except for the owner of the
Multiple Pets in a single Entry are permitted.
If a vehicle is featured in a photo, it must be parked or operated in full
compliance with all applicable traffic and other laws and the following
Pet’s head cannot be out the window of a
Pet(s) cannot be unrestrained in a moving vehicle
Pet(s) can be unrestrained if vehicle is not moving
Entry must not contain or depict any harmful or dangerous activity (in
Sponsors’ sole discretion) that is detrimental to the safety and
well-being of the Pet(s).
Entrants must be the legal owner of the Pet(s) depicted in the Entry.
Any Entry caption, including required information as outlined above, must be
no longer than two hundred fifty (250) words, including required
information, and must be in English.
Each Entry must include one (1) photo or one (1) video.
If photo or video was taken by a professional photographer or videographer,
Entrant must obtain the rights to the photo or video from the creator in
order to submit such content.
Entry must be your original idea (modification of an original work is not an
original idea). Entries must not copy or otherwise plagiarize from any
The Entry must not have been submitted previously in a giveaway or promotion
of any kind or previously exhibited or displayed publicly (i.e., disclosed
beyond your immediate circle of friends and family) through any means.
The Entry must not contain content that is known by you to be false,
inaccurate or misleading.
Any Entry deemed inappropriate or unsuitable, in Sponsors’ sole
discretion, will be disqualified. Entries must not contain material that is
inappropriate, indecent (including, but not limited to, nudity, or
pornography), profane, obscene, hateful, tortious, defamatory, slanderous,
libelous (including words or symbols that are widely considered offensive to
individuals of a certain race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, or
socioeconomic group), violent, self-mutilating (e.g., relating to murder,
the sales of weapons, cruelty, abuse, etc.), or illegal (e.g., underage
drinking, substance abuse, computer hacking, etc.).
The Entry must not contain or depict material that promotes bigotry, racism,
hatred or harm against any group or individual or promotes discrimination,
including without limitation, discrimination based on race, sex, religion,
nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age. The Entry must not
contain or depict material that is threatening to any person, place,
business, group, or world peace or contain words or symbols that are widely
considered offensive to individuals of a certain race, ethnicity, religion,
sexual orientation, or socioeconomic group.
The Entry must not contain any content that infringes or may infringe third
party rights, including, without limitation, any copyright, name, trademark,
logo, trade dress, or other personal or proprietary right of any person
living or deceased (including but not limited to rights of privacy or
publicity or portrayal in a false light) or entity or make reference to any
commercial/corporate advertising (including but not limited to corporate
logos, brand names, charities, slogans, political, or religious statements),
or be otherwise objectionable. Without limiting the generality of the
foregoing, publicly displayed and publicly accessible Sponsors
content, materials, or products are permitted to be displayed in Entries
submitted for this Sweepstakes.
Any clothing shown in the Entry should not contain any visible logos,
drawings, cartoons, phrases, trademarks or other third-party content or
materials (but showing publicly displayed or publicly accessible
Sponsors content, material, and products as described above is permitted).
The Entry must not include any representation of celebrities, athletes,
musicians, or any other third-party (public or private), include any
anti-social, political or religious groups, any commercial solicitation or
promotional materials or name, address, phone number, or URL address.
Entries must not contain advertisements, personal solicitations or
All submitted Entries must be in keeping with Sponsors’ image as
determined by Sponsors, in its sole discretion, or entry will be
disqualified from the Sweepstakes. The Entry must not disparage persons or
organizations associated with Sponsors.
Entries must not depict reference any of Sponsors’ competitors or
Each Entrant grants to Sponsors a worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual,
non-exclusive right and license to copy, distribute, and display each
submitted Entry, in any media, and with right to use, copy, modify, edit, and
create derivative works therefrom, and agrees to execute documents confirming
such right and license at Sponsors’ reasonable request. By
entering, you understand that your Entry will be screened by the Sponsors and
may be posted online to a gallery or featured in Sponsors’ social media
channels or other advertising, in Sponsors’ sole discretion, to be
viewed by members of the general public for public viewing. By entering, each
Entrant warrants and represents that his/her Entry is original, has not been
previously published or won any award, does not contain any material that
would defame or otherwise violate or infringe upon the rights of any third
party, including patents, copyrights, trademarks or rights of privacy or
publicity, and will not violate any federal, state or local laws or
ordinances. Sponsors reserves the right in its sole and unfettered discretion
to disqualify any Entry that it believes does not comply with these Official
Rules or that is not consistent with the spirit or theme of the Sweepstakes.
No information regarding Entries, other than as otherwise set forth in these
Official Rules will be disclosed. All Entries submitted become the property of
Winner Selection/Odds: The Administrator, an independent
judging agency will conduct a random drawing on or about July 12, 2021 to
select the winners (“Winners”) from among all
eligible Entries received throughout the entire Sweepstakes Period. The odds
of winning depend upon the total number of eligible Entries received
throughout the entire Sweepstakes Period and compliance with the exact
requirements of these Official Rules.
Prizes and Actual Retail Value (“ARV”): Two (2)
Grand Prizes will be awarded: A PetSmart and Bixbi Summer Prize Package which
includes two (2) Bixbi e-Bikes, an Arcadia™ Trail Prize Pack (as
determined by Sponsors in their sole discretion), and a $50 PetSmart Gift
Card. ARV of Grand Prize: $4,175 each. The total ARV of all prizes is $8,350.
All federal, state, and local income taxes for acceptance and use of the
prizes are the sole responsibility of Winners. Prizes are
nontransferable, non-assignable, and no substitution or cash redemption is
allowed, except that Sponsors reserves the right to award an alternate prize
of equal or greater value if the advertised prizes are unavailable. Gift cards
are subject to separate terms and conditions and expiration dates may apply.
Prize components are in the Sponsors’ sole discretion. Prizes are
awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or
implied by Sponsors.
Winner Notification/Verification: Potential Winners who
entered via the Website will be notified at the email address provided at time
of Entry. Potential Winners who entered via Instagram will be notified via a
Direct Message on Instagram by Sponsors (or Administrator on Sponsors’
behalf). The Winners will be notified within one (1) to two (2) business days
following the winner selection. If a potential Winner does not reply to the
Instagram Direct Message or email as instructed within forty-eight (48) hours,
an alternate Winner may be selected and notified as set forth herein.
Sponsors and Administrator assume no responsibility for any undeliverable
prize notification for any reason.
After initial notification, Winners will then be required to complete a
Declaration of Eligibility, Release of Liability and a Publicity Release, and
Assignment of Rights (where legal) (“Prize Documents”) and return Prize Documents via email as instructed within seven (7) days of
attempted notification or prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may
be selected. Sponsors/Administrator assumes no responsibility for
undeliverable prize notification resulting from any form of active or passive
filtering by any social media platform or Entrant’s account or email
settings or for insufficient space in an Entrant’s user account to
receive notifications or emails. Return of any prize or prize notification as
undeliverable may result in disqualification and alternate winner may be
selected (as outlined above). Potential Winners are subject to verification by
Sponsors or Administrator, and verification of potential Winners is final and
binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes.
General Rules: By participating in this
Sweepstakes, Entrants/Winners agree to be bound by these Official Rules and
the decisions of the Sponsors. All applicable laws and regulations apply.
Entrants and Winners hereby hold the Sponsors and their Administrators,
Instagram and each of their respective officers, directors, members, managers,
employees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively, the
“Released Parties”) harmless from and against any
third party claim arising from use of any Entry and Entrants/winners waive any
right to inspect or approve uses of your Entry by Sponsors in connection with
the Sweepstakes or to be compensated for any such uses. Participating in the
Sweepstakes constitutes permission to the Sponsors to use an
Entrant’s/Winner’s name, address, and likeness in connection with
the administration of the Sweepstakes only and as otherwise required by law.
By participating in the Sweepstakes, the Entrant/Winner agrees that Released
Parties will have no liability whatsoever for, and will be held harmless by
Entrant/Winner for any liability for any bodily injury, loss or damages of any
kind to persons, including death, and property, due in whole or in part,
directly or indirectly, from Entry, the acceptance, possession, use or misuse
of prize, if applicable, or participation in the Sweepstakes or participation
in any Sweepstakes related activity. The Sponsors and their agencies assume no
responsibility for any injury or damage to Entrant’s or to any other
person’s computer or web-enabled device relating to or resulting from
entering or downloading materials or software in connection with the
Sweepstakes. You hereby represent and warrant that you have read these
Official Rules and are fully familiar with their contents and agree to be
bound by them. The Sponsors are not responsible for any typographical or other
error in the printing of the Sweepstakes materials or the offering or
announcement of the prizes.
Disputes: ENTRANT AGREES THAT: (1) ANY AND ALL DISPUTES,
CLAIMS AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED WITH THIS SWEEPSTAKES
OR ANY PRIZES AWARDED SHALL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY
FORM OF CLASS ACTION, AND EXCLUSIVELY BY THE APPROPRIATE STATE OR FEDERAL
COURT LOCATED IN ARIZONA; (2) ENTRANT HEREBY WAIVES HIS/HER RIGHT TO
SWEEPSTAKES JURISDICTION; (3) ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND AWARDS SHALL
BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS INCURRED, INCLUDING COSTS ASSOCIATED
WITH ENTERING THIS SWEEPSTAKES BUT IN NO EVENT ATTORNEYS’ FEES; AND (4)
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ENTRANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN AWARDS FOR, AND
ENTRANT HEREBY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO CLAIM, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL AND
CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES AND ANY OTHER DAMAGES, OTHER THAN FOR ACTUAL
OUT-OF-POCKET EXPENSES, AND ANY AND ALL RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR
OTHERWISE INCREASED. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR
EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE
MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction,
validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the
rights and obligations of the Entrant and Sponsors in connection with the
Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws
of the state of Arizona, without giving effect to any choice of law or
conflict of law rules (whether of the state of Arizona or any other
jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any
jurisdiction other than the state of Arizona.
Privacy: Any personally identifiable information collected
during your participation in this Sweepstakes will be used by Sponsors and its
agents for purposes of the proper administration and fulfillment of the
Sweepstakes as described in these Official Rules, and in accordance with
and as allowed by law.
Winners List: For a list of Winners, available for ninety
(90) days after July 5, 2021, send an email to:
Winners@dja.com with PetSmart/Bixbi
Summer Sweepstakes Winners (2710-03) as the subject line. Winners List will be
sent after all prizes have been awarded.
Sponsors/Administrator: The Sponsors of the Sweepstakes are
PetSmart LLC, 19601 N. 27th Ave Phoenix, AZ 85027 and Bixbi Pet, PO Box 7327,
Boulder, CO 80306. The Administrator is Don Jagoda Associates, 100 Marcus
Drive, Melville, NY 11747.