Pet Photo Contest

white and tan cat laying in a planter box and looking at the camera upside downTo celebrate this year’s Summer Reading theme, “Tails & Tales,” we invite patrons of all ages to submit their cutest pet photos.

Submit your photo below for a chance to win a gift card to a local bookstore. Your photo will be judged on originality and creativity, with bonus points if it ties into the Summer Reading theme, “Tails & Tales.” Winners will be announced in August and posted on the library’s website and social media.

Contest Deadline:

Entries will be accepted through 5 p.m. on Friday, July 9, 2021.


  1. The contest is open to all ages.
  2. Participants must reside in either Boone or Callaway County, Missouri.

Contest Rules:

  1. Photos must be captured digitally.
  2. Photos may be digitally enhanced.
  3. Entry limit is 1 photo per person.
  4. Only pet photographs will be accepted.

You may contact a librarian with any contest questions at