Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Your Favorite Furball Contest

Friday April 24 is National Hairball Awareness Day!

To celebrate, Romeo the Cat and FURminator, Inc. are sponsoring the "Who's Your Favorite Furball?" contest.

The winner will receive a free FURminator deShedding Tool and will also see their favorite, funniest, furriest furball featured on and popular pet blogs across the Internet.

Romeo and his Furminator.

Entering is easy!

1. Visit and click on the FirstGiving link to donate $1 (or more if you choose!) to Romeo's FURPOWER beneficiary of the month, Kitten Rescue of Los Angeles.

2. Submit your favorite, funniest, furriest furball photo (cats only, please!) via email to romeo at romeothecat dot com and tell us how winning a FURminator deShedding Tool will change your life (and your furball's life!). Make sure to include the following information:

" Your Favorite Furball's name " How winning a FURminator deShedding Tool will change your life (and your furball's life!) " Your name " Your email address " What name you used with your FirstGiving donation

Entries must be submitted by 9 p.m. EST Thursday, April 23, 2009.

3. A Favorite Furball gallery will be posted on leading up to the big announcement.

4. The winner will be selected via a random drawing.

5. The winner will be announced on, and participating blogs at 12 p.m. EST Friday, April 24, 2009.

Contest parameters: " Contest is only open to cats (sorry doggies!) " Entrants must be located in the U.S. or Canada " Entries must be submitted by 9:00 p.m. EST on Thursday, April 23, 2009 " Entrants agree to allow their photo to be posted on participating blogs

If you have additional questions, please contact romeo at romeothecat dot com.

Good luck!


  1. w00f's, oops me a doggie..

    b safe,

  2. This contest is going to be a fun one. We have to get a furball picture though.

  3. We NEED to find a kitty so that we can participate in the contest too... here kitty kitty...

  4. Heya Guys,
    That's a cool contest. Romeo needs to try out Sophie's diet.
    - TBH

  5. We hope Romeo is able to raise lots of green papers for Kitten Rescue!

  6. We're promoting and have also donated and entered! Let's hope it's a big success for Kitten Rescue!

  7. Furminator is the best grooming tool I have every used!


  8. We have the Furminator too! Paws up!

  9. This is a great contest but can't we just send them our cat Taz instead?

    Tinkerbell, Oscar and Tucker

  10. We put the announcement in the sidebar - but we can't enter - we never have hairballs - at least not in public, hahahahahahahaha!
    We eat lots of fresh grass - we think that might help...

  11. You post about some of the coolest things. I just may give it a try.

  12. Great Blog! I have a 'Furminator' too....luv it


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