Originally Published: July 14, 2012 9:50 p.m.
Yavapai Humane Society invites the public to participate in an essay contest to celebrate YHS's 40th anniversary. The theme is "40 Years of Saving Lives, 40 Years of Memories."
Submit a personal, heartwarming animal story in the form of an essay (500 words or less), poem, song, video or photograph. Humorous or heart-tugging entries are welcome. Stories with a direct association with the Yavapai Hu-
mane Society are encouraged.
Entries are limited to three per person. The entries will be submitted to the judges anonymously, allowing the contest to be open to all, including volunteers and employees.
Email your entry to firstname.lastname@example.org, or mail it to 40 Years of Memories Essay Contest, Yavapai Humane Society, 1625 Sundog Ranch Road, Prescott, AZ 86301. Include your name, address, phone number and email address. By submitting an entry, you allow YHS to reproduce it on the YHS website and in the media. Deadline is Aug. 12; winners will be notified by Aug. 17.