Competition Standard Terms & Conditions

Rabbit Awareness Week Competition

1. Linnaeus Veterinary Limited incorporated and registered in England and Wales with company number 10790375) (“we“, “us“, and “our“) whose registered office is at Friars Gate, 1011 Stratford Road, Shirley, West Midlands, B90 4BN is the promoter of the ‘Rabbit Awareness Competition (the “Competition“).  

2. The Competition will open 09.00am on 24th June 2021 and will close at 11.59pm on 2nd July 2021 (the “Closing Date“). Any Entries received after the Closing Date will not be entered into the Competition. We reserve the right to amend the Competition Closing Date at any time due to events or circumstances beyond our reasonable control. The up-to-date Competition terms and conditions (“Conditions“) will be available for the whole duration of the Competition at www.linnaeusgroup.co.uk   

3. Please read these Conditions carefully. Entry into any of our Competitions is subject to and conditional upon acceptance of these Conditions.

4. By entering the Competition, you (the “Entrant“, “you“, and “your“) confirm that you have read these Conditions and agree to be bound by them and confirm that all information submitted is true, accurate, and complete. We reserve the right to verify the eligibility of any and all Entrants and may, at our sole discretion, disqualify any Entrant that fails to satisfy the eligibility requirements set out in clauses 5 and 6 below. Entrants shall at all times act in good faith towards us and the Competition.  

Who Can Enter?

5. The Competition is only open to all residents in the UK aged 18 years or over.  

6. The following will be excluded from participating in the Competition and claiming the Prize:  

a) any LVL employees or those of its associated and subsidiary companies;  

b) employees of LVL’s agents or suppliers or those of its associated and subsidiary companies, who are professionally connected with the Offer or its administration; and 

c). family members of (a) and (b) above. 

7. The Competition is free to enter, and no purchase is necessary.  

How to Enter

8. To enter the Competition, Entrants must submit a valid entry by following the steps set out in this clause 8 (the “Entry”): 

a) take a photo of their rabbit (the “Image”); and 

b) upload their favourite Image as a comment underneath our Competition post which will be shared across the Facebook pages of the following practices: 608 Vet Practice, AAS Vets, Abbey House Veterinary Hospital, Alder Vets, Animal Ark Veterinary Centre, Avonvale Vet Centres, Blacks Vets, Blythwood Vets, Brentknoll Veterinary Centre, Broadway Veterinary Surgery, Calder Vets, Cathcart and Winn, Chapel House Veterinary Practice, Chess Veterinary Practice, Cherrydown Vets, Cinque Ports Vets, Croft Vets, Cromwell Veterinary Group, D&T Veterinary Centre, Eastcott Vets, Gower Vets, Greenside Veterinary Practice, Hawick Veterinary Practice, Leadon Vale Veterinary Centre, Lida Vets, Maven Vets, MetroVet, Oak Barn Vets, Park Vet Group, Peak Vets, Riversmeet Veterinary Centre, Sandhole Vets, Shires Vets, Spinney Lodge Veterinary Hospital, St Clair Vet Group, The Warren House Group of Veterinary Surgeries, Woodward Veterinary Practice, Vet4Life, Village Vets, St Anne’s Veterinary Group   (“Practice Facebook Page”). 

9. All entries must be submitted via one of our Practice Facebook Page and only one Entry per person is permitted. Duplicate Entries received and Entries submitted on behalf of someone else will not be entered into the Competition. 

10. Entrants who are suspected to be acting fraudulently or dishonestly may also be disqualified.  

11. We accept no responsibility for entries not successfully completed due to a technical fault including without limitation a technical malfunction, computer hardware or software failure, satellite, network or server failure of any kind. 

Winners

12. Our panel of judges will choose 5 winning photos from all valid Entries submitted and 5 winners will be selected (the “Winners”). The judges’ decision will be final.  

13. A comment will be left on each of the winning Entries, notifying the Winners of their win and within 48 working hours of the Closing Date (“Notification”). For the purpose of this clause 13, “working hours” means any hours between 9.00am (GMT) and 5.00pm (GMT) on days except Saturdays, Sundays, and bank holidays and public holidays in England.  

14. To claim their Prize, each Winner will need follow the Notification instructions and provide their telephone number. They will subsequently receive a free of charge call back to arrange delivery of the Prize; Winners will be asked to provide their postal address.  

15. If a Winner does not respond to the Notification within 5 days of being notified of their win, they will forfeit their Prize. We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to select an alternative winner or to dispose of the Prize as we see fit. Our decision regarding any aspect of the Competition, including without limitation correspondence regarding Prizes, is final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into about it. 

Prize

16. Each Winner will receive 1x Nero’s Nibble Box containing a selection of the following items: Nature First Willow Ball; Nature First Willow Sticks; Rosewood Woodies Fruity Roller; Burgess Apple Snacks (80g); Rosewood Apple and Strawberry Bunnies (100g); Supreme Garden Sticks (60g) (the “Prize”). We do not accept responsibility for any costs associated with the Prize that are not specifically included in the Prize 

17. The Prize cannot, neither in part nor in full, be exchanged for cash or for any other prize. 

General

18. By entering the Competition, Winners agree to participate in such promotional activity and material as we may reasonably require, including but not limited to appearing in promotional photographs and on our website. By entering the Competition you also confirm that, if you win, we may publish your name and any photograph submitted by you on our website and/or on our Facebook, Twitter and/or other social media accounts. 

Information about the Winners (name and county) can be requested by sending a stamped, self-addressed envelope, quoting the name of the Competition (being the Rabbit Awareness Week Competition for the purposes of this competition) to the Linnaeus Brand Manager at Friars Gate, 1011 Stratford Road, Shirley, Solihull B90 4BN within 3 calendar months of the stated Closing Date. 

19. By entering the Competition, you consent to the use of your personal data by us for the purposes of the administration of the Competition. 

20. We will use and store any personal information submitted by you in entering the Competition in accordance with our privacy policy which can be found at: www.mars.com/privacy-policy-us  

21. To the maximum extent permitted by law, we exclude liability for any and all losses, damages and claims incurred by any person in connection with participating in this Competition. 

22. The Competition and these Conditions shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, English Law. Any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with the Competition or these Conditions will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales. 

23. The Competition is not run in association with any other party, although prizes may be supplied by a third party. In the event that prizes have been supplied by a third party, this is not intended to suggest any endorsement or connection between us and such third party. 

24. If you have any questions about this Competition or if you need to get in touch with us, please contact us on 0121 712 7050 or at our contact address: Friars Gate, 1011 Stratford Road, Shirley, Solihull B90 4BN.