Cute pets can cash in with Exchange photo contest

| May 4, 2018 | 0 Comments
SCHOFIELD BARRACKS — Sgt. Megan Bates, assigned to the Schofield Barracks Veterinary Treatment Facility, is greeted by Shamrock Donnelly, a therapy Boxer with Tripler Army Medical Center’s Human-Animal Bond program. Bates and Shamrock were at a recent event honoring the military at The Hawaiian Humane Society. The Society, along with Hawaii Military Pets, offers information on low-cost spay/neuter services, missing and found pets, Hawaii animal law, military housing pet policies, microchipping, boarding facilities, Army veterinary care and other pet resources. (Photo Courtesy Noelle Mark-Shaughnessy)

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS — Sgt. Megan Bates, assigned to the Schofield Barracks Veterinary Treatment Facility, is greeted by Shamrock Donnelly, a therapy Boxer with Tripler Army Medical Center’s Human-Animal Bond program. (Photo Courtesy Noelle Mark-Shaughnessy)

Army & Air Force Exchange Service
News Release

DALLAS — Cute canines, cats, canaries and other beloved pets can finally make their adorable looks pay off.

Army & Air Force Exchange Service shoppers can compete to show off their furry, feathered or fuzzy friends during the Patriot Pet Just Say “Treat” Photo Contest.

The Exchange is partnering with Blue Buffalo and Hills Science Diet to award the cutest animal members of the military community. The grand-prize winner will receive a $1,000 Exchange gift card, while $500 gift cards will be awarded to two first-place winners. Eight runner-ups will win $250 gift cards.

“Pets are an important part of our families,” said Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Luis Reyes, the Exchange’s senior enlisted advisor. “The Exchange enjoys being a part of this contest every year to appreciate the role pets play in the lives of our service members and their families.”

Photo entries can be submitted from May 4 to June 1 at ShopMyExchange.com/sweepstakes, where shoppers can also find the complete rules of the contest. Winners will be selected at the end of June.

 

• AAFES

Since 1895, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service (Exchange) has gone where Soldiers, Airmen and their families go to improve the quality of their lives by providing valued goods and services at exclusive military pricing.

The Exchange is the 56th-largest retailer in the United States. Its earnings provided $2.4 billion in dividends to support military morale, welfare and recreation programs over the last 10 years. The Exchange is a non-appropriated fund entity of the Department of Defense and is directed by a Board of Directors.

To find out more about the Exchange history and mission or to view recent press releases please visit our website at http://www.shopmyexchange.com or follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/ExchangePAO.

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