1. Only South African citizens or those permanently residing in the Republic of South Africa, aged 18 years and over, may enter the competition.
  2. The competition will commence on Wednesday, 25 August 2021 and will end on 23:59 Sunday, 05 September 2021.
  3. An attorney will oversee and certify the conducting of the Competition.
  4. To enter, you will need to post a photograph of your pet in accordance with the daily categories to celebrate Dotsure’s 10th birthday celebration. The photograph must be posted on either the official dotsure.co.za Pet Facebook page or official dotsure.co.za Instagram page.
  5. The photo must be posted in the comment thread on the daily competition announcement post.
  6. The categories for week 1 are set out below:
    • 6.1. Day 1: Post a picture of your pet being silly in their birthday suit.
    • 6.2. Day 2: Post a picture of your pet dressed in their coolest swag.
    • 6.3. Day 3: Post a picture of your pet in their best fancy attire.
    • 6.4. Day 4: Post a picture of your pet showcasing their unique fashion style or hairdo.
    • 6.5. Day 5: Post a picture of you and your pet with matching outfits.
    • 6.6. Day 6: Post a picture of your pet being silly in their birthday suit.
    • 6.7. Day 7: Post a picture of your pet dressed in their coolest swag.
    • 6.8. Day 8: Post a picture of your pet in their best fancy attire.
  7. Daily winners will be selected by dotsure.co.za whose decision will be based on which entrant had the highest number of Reactions to the photo they posted. Reactions as per Facebook’s guidelines include the Like, Love, Care, Haha, Wow, Sad and Angry reactions. Reactions as per Instagram’s guidelines include Likes and Views. Comments on your photo, tags, and shares do not count towards your Reactions.
  8. The determinations made by dotsure.co.za are final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  9. Multiple entries by the same pet owner in a daily category will not be permitted. Should your photo win in a particular day’s category, you will not be eligible to win in a subsequent category on another day.
  10. Multiple pets can feature in one photo, but multiple entries per person will not be permitted within a given category. The poster of the photo has to be the owner of at least one of the pets in the photo, if there are multiple pets featured.
  11. All entrants must use their own correct personal details to enter.
  12. Entry is free.
  13. There is no automatic prize for entering.
  14. The daily winners will be notified by dotsure.co.za commenting on their winning photo, as well as via a private message on Facebook/Instagram from a dotsure.co.za representative 2 (two) days after the competition closes.
  15. The winners may need to provide dotsure.co.za with proof of identification, as well as proof that they own the pet (or one of the pets) featured in their entry photo.
  16. The daily prize consists of a R1000 (one thousand rand) cash prize to the owner of the pet in the winning photo for the day’s category.
  17. In addition there is a R5000 (five thousand rand) cash prize available to pet owners who nominate a pet shelter of their choice. The R5000 (five thousand rand) cash prize will be paid to their pet shelter of choice as long as it is a registered South African animal welfare organisation.
  18. The daily winners will each receive one prize only, even if there is more than one pet featured in the photo submitted.
  19. The prize is non-transferable and there is no other alternative.
  20. The daily winner’s cash prize and the nominated registered South African animal welfare organisation’s cash prize will be paid into these winners’ bank accounts via EFT upon receipt of proof of such accounts, respectively.
  21. Fraudulent and duplicate entries by the same person and duplicate entries of the same photo will not be allowed. dotsure.co.za reserves the right to disregard these entries.
  22. If a participant contravenes these rules, the participant may, in the discretion of dotsure.co.za, be disqualified from the competition.
  23. We will respond to any questions or queries about the competition via elizabethp@dotsure.co.za.
  24. By accepting the terms and conditions, all participants hereby consent thereto that, should they be selected as the winners, they allow dotsure.co.za to publish their first name and winning entry photo on the dotsure.co.za pet Facebook/Instagram page and the monthly dotsure.co.za pet newsletter. Should the winner however not want their first name published, they must inform dotsure.co.za immediately, failing which dotsure.co.za will proceed to publish their first name.
  25. No employees, directors, members, consultants, partners, or agents of Badger Holdings Pty Ltd or any of their interrelated companies are eligible to enter this competition, nor are any of their immediate family members.
  26. dotsure.co.za accepts no responsibility for any damage, loss, liabilities, injury or disappointment incurred or suffered by you as a result of taking part in the competition. dotsure.co.za further disclaims liability for any injury or damage to you or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in or downloading any materials in connection with the competition.
  27. dotsure.co.za reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, this competition with or without prior notice due to reasons outside its control (including, without limitation, in the case of anticipated, suspected, or actual fraud). The decision of dotsure.co.za in all matters under its control is final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into.
  28. dotsure.co.za shall not be liable for any failure to comply with its obligations where the failure is caused by something outside its reasonable control. Such circumstances shall include, but not be limited to, weather conditions, fire, flood, hurricane, strike, industrial dispute, war, hostilities, political unrest, riots, civil commotion, inevitable accidents, supervening legislation, or any other circumstances amounting to force majeure.
  29. Should dotsure.co.za be unable to contact the winner and/or the nominated winner and/or should the winner and/or nominated winner fail to respond to communications sent to them on the contact details provided to us, within 7 (seven) business days from the date of the winner’s announcement on social media,dotsure.co.za reserves the right to select another winner, withdraw the prize money completely or donate the prize to a registered charity of their choice.
  30. The competition will be governed by South African law and entrants submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the South African courts.
  31. These terms and conditions constitute the competition rules which are available for inspection on the following website: www.dotsure.com.
  32. This competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Instagram, or any other social media platforms.

Dotsure Limited (Registration number 2006/000723/06) is a licensed non-life insurer and authorised financial services provider (FSP39925).