As pet lovers, we think it’s important to highlight issues affecting our furry friends. We’re hoping to do some work with the national media around several pet health issues and need your help!
Do you fancy helping pet owners out there by sharing your story? Check below for a list of upcoming themes, email your story on the topic to [email protected] (don't hesitate to send us photos as well!) and it could be chosen to be part of one of our upcoming press releases!
And if seeing yours and your pet's name in newspapers wasn't enough, we'll also offer you a £15 MedicAnimal voucher as a thank you if your story is selected.
- Pet Obesity - Deadline for entry submissions: Urgent (ASAP)
Our next work with the national media will be around the issue of pet obesity. Has your pet been affected? Have you got any advice for other pet owners? If so, and you’re willing to speak to a journalist, we’d love to hear from you. Let us know by emailing us at [email protected] with the subject line "Pet obesity" and we’ll get in touch!
- Microchipping Laws change - Deadline for entry submissions: March 1st 2016
Our next work with the national media will be around the issue of pet Microchipping. Have you lost and found a pet thanks to his microchip? Are you opposed to the proposed changes? Have you got any advice for other pet owners? If so, and you’re willing to speak to a journalist, we’d love to hear from you. Let us know by emailing us at [email protected] with the subject line "Microchipping" and we’ll get in touch!
- Valentine's Day with your pet - Deadline for entry submissions: February 5th 2016
Our next work with the national media will be around Valentine's Day. We know human couples love to celebrate it, but what about our pets? Do you do something special with your pet for it? Do you own a pet couple who celebrates it? We want to hear from you! Have you got any advice for other pet owners? If so, and you’re willing to speak to a journalist, we’d love to hear from you. Let us know by emailing us at [email protected] with the subject line "Microchipping" and we’ll get in touch!
Terms & Conditions for customer submissions
These terms and conditions govern the relationship between you and MedicAnimal.com (the trading name for Kokoba Ltd) when you submit a story, image, video or any other content by email requested for our press releases (your "Submission").
You should read these terms carefully; by submitting any content to us by email you agree to be legally bound by these terms.
We collect only the data you submit to us for the purposes of your Submission. We may use your Submission, including but not limited to your name, pet's name, any images and stories in any press releases, articles, studies or pages published or commissioned by us.
Consent and copyright
You retain all ownership rights in any Submission, however if we decide to use your submission for our press release, you transfer all your ownership rights in the Submission to us and agree that you:
- consent to such use;
- grant us the non-exclusive, royalty free and fully sub-licensable rights to use, reproduce, publish and display your Submission throughout the world; and
- grant us and any sub-licensees the right to use the name of you and your pet submitted in connection with such Submission, if we choose.
You also agree that the rights you grant above are irrevocable during the entire period of protection of your intellectual property rights associated with your Submission. You agree to perform all further acts necessary to perfect any of the above rights granted by you to us, including the execution of deeds and documents, at our request.
You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you post and that our use of your Submission:
- does not breach any third party intellectual property rights or other third party rights whatsoever; and
- will not cause injury to any person or entity (including that the content or material is not defamatory).
You agree to indemnify us for all claims brought by a third party against us arising out of or in connection with a breach of any of these warranties.
If we decide to use your submission:
We will contact you to inform you, and you will receive £15 store credit for use on www.medicanimal.com. This is a one-off reward and no further reward or payment will be made for any subsequent use to repetition of your Submission.