Nationwide Mutual Insurance – #1mpetstogetherpromo Sweepstakes
OFFICIAL RULES – #1MPETSTOGETHERPROMO SWEEPSTAKES
These are the Official Rules for the
#1MPetsTogetherPromo Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”).
The Sweepstakes is sponsored by Nationwide Mutual
Insurance Company (“Nationwide”), One Nationwide
Plaza, Columbus, Ohio 43215.
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR
WIN THE SWEEPSTAKES. MAKING A
PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE THE ODDS
This Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the fifty
United States and the District of Columbia, except where
prohibited and excluded, who: (a) are 18 years of age or
have reached the age of majority in their jurisdiction of
residence at the time of entry, whichever is greater, and
(b) are legally able to work in the United States. Not
available to residents of Washington, South Dakota, and
Maine. No purchase is necessary.
Employees and agents of Nationwide, its affiliates,
subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and
any entity involved in the development, production,
implementation, administration or fulfillment of the
Sweepstakes and their immediate family members
and/or those living in the same household of such
persons, whether related or not, are not eligible to enter
The Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored or administered
by Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.
HOW TO ENTER
The Sweepstakes begins October 14, 2021 to November
24, 2021 (Sweepstakes Period).
To enter complete one of the following options:
1. Follow the Nationwide Pet Instagram account and
post a picture on Instagram using the hashtag
2. Post a photo of their pet in the Nationwide Pet
Facebook comments using the hashtag
3. Follow the Nationwide Pet Twitter account and post
a picture on Twitter using the hashtag
Limit one (1) entry during the Sweepstakes Period per
platform. Limit one (1) account per person. Multiple
entries submitted in the same day will not be accepted.
Anyone found to have submitted multiple entries will be
disqualified. Ineligible submissions are void and will not
be considered. Winners are not eligible for the additional
drawings during this Sweepstakes Period.
Entry constitutes consent to participate in Sweepstakes
and for Nationwide to obtain, use, and transfer the
entrant’s name, address and other details for
Sweepstakes administration purposes. By participating
in the Sweepstakes and/or accepting any prize, Entrants
grant Nationwide permission to use their name,
likenesses, and image in connection with the
Sweepstakes for purposes of advertising, publicity and
promotion purposes, without further compensation to the
entrant, unless prohibited by law.
Nationwide will not be responsible for lost, incomplete,
illegible, late, misdirected, stolen, or mutilated entries;
technical or mechanical malfunctions; errors in the
Official Rules, in any related ads or materials; or
processing error. Nationwide reserves the right to void
the entry of any Entrant who it believes has attempted to
tamper with or impair Sweepstakes administration,
security, fairness, or proper play.
Should the Sweepstakes be terminated prior to the
stated expiration date, notice will be posted at
Prize winners will be selected via a random drawing
from all eligible entries received as of 11:59 PM the
night before the drawing. Winners will be selected and
announced on three different social platforms during
the Sweepstakes Period. If a Winner is not eligible to
win, or if Sponsor is unable to contact the Winner after
a good faith effort, the prize will be forfeited, and an
alternate Winner may be chosen. Odds of winning
depend on number of eligible entries received.
Winners will be chosen via a random drawing from all
eligible entries after November 24.
If a Prize winner is not eligible to win, or if Nationwide
is unable to contact the winner after a reasonable effort,
the prize will be forfeited, and an alternate winner may
be selected. Odds of winning depend on number of
eligible entries received.
There will be three (3) prizes awarded during the
Sweepstakes Period. The prize consists of a “prize
pack” made up of: Rebel Inverted Umbrella, Plaid
Fleece Sherpa Blanket, Stainless Bottle, Campster
Travel Pouch, Pet Water Bottle, Waterbottle, 2-in-1 Pet
Bag Dispenser, Pawfect Pet Food Scoop, Crunch it Pet
Toy, 22 oz Stadium Cup, Synthetic Linen Cap, and
Riley Large Patterned Tote, and $150 PetSmart Gift
Card (the “Prize”).
APPROXIMATE ARV PER WINNER: $250.00
APPROXIMATE ARV OF ALL PRIZES: $750.00
Prizes are non-transferable, and no substitution will be
made except as provided herein at Nationwide’s sole
discretion. Nationwide reserves the right to substitute a
prize for one of equal or greater value if the designated
prize should become unavailable for any reason. Winner
is responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize
receipt and/or use. The Prize winners may be required to
complete and return certain tax forms (an IRS W-9.
Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and
If requested, winners must execute and return an
Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability Release and (where
legal) Publicity Release within three days of notification.
Failure to do so may result in disqualification, forfeiture,
or award to alternate winner.
The Sweepstakes is governed by and subject to the laws
of the United States and the state of Ohio without giving
effect to the conflict of laws rules thereof.
All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
Void where prohibited by law. Prize Winner may receive
an IRS 1099 form for the value of their prizes.
Entrants agree to be bound by the Official Rules and the
decisions of the Nationwide, which are final and binding
on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Nationwide is
not responsible for any typographical or other errors in
the printing of the offer, administration of the
Sweepstakes or the announcement of the prizes, or for
lost, late, misdirected, damaged, incomplete or illegal
entries. Nationwide reserves the right to modify, suspend
or terminate the Sweepstakes if it becomes necessary due
to circumstances beyond Nationwide’s control. In the
event the Sweepstakes is terminated early, a winner will
be selected from all eligible entries received at the time
Except where prohibited, as a condition of participating
in this Sweepstakes, Entrant agrees that any and all
disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and
all claims and causes of action arising out of or
connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prize awarded,
or the determination of winner shall be resolved
individually, without resort to any form of class action.
Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will
Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby
waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental or
consequential damages, or any other damages, including
attorneys’ fees, and Entrant further waives all rights to
have damages multiplied or increased.
RELEASE OF LIABILITY: By participating, winner
and entrants agree to release, discharge, indemnify and
hold harmless Nationwide, Twitter, Instagram,
Facebook and each of their respective affiliates,
subsidiaries, parent corporations, and their officers,
directors, employees, representatives and agents from
and against any claims made by the winner, entrants or
any other third parties related in any way to the operation
of this Sweepstakes, as well as any other claims,
damages or liability due to any injuries, damages or
losses (whether alleged, threatened, or actual) to any
person (including death) or property of any kind
resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from
acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or
participation in any Sweepstakes-related activity or
participation in this Sweepstakes.
By entering the Sweepstakes, you agree to Nationwide’s
use of your personal information, as described in the
For a list of Prize winners, send a stamped, self-
addressed envelope to: #1MPetsTogetherPromo
Sweepstakes Request, Nationwide, Marketing
Department, PO Box 2488, Brea, CA 92822.
No purchase is necessary. Sweepstakes begins on 10/13/2021
at 12:01am PST and ends on 11/24/2021 11:59 pm PST.
Sweepstakes open to legal residents of U.S. except where
prohibited by law, who are at least 18. Official Rules located