Winning Photos
will feature in 2023 Calendar
(only photos of Essex Retired Police Dogs)
 N O W    C  L  O  S  E  D
Winners will be contacted in July
(1st to 31st May 2022)
Winners Announced
in July
Good Luck !
(2022 Edition)
1st to 31st May
Essex Retired Police Dogs Fund  are running a photographic competition to choose photos of retired Essex Police Dogs to feature in our 2023 Calendar which will be sold to raise money for the Fund. 
Telephone:   01206 823739
Subject matter - must be a
Retired Essex Police Dog.  
Can be any Type/Breed, Brood Bitch/Stud.
May be historic photos of dogs that have since died.  
Photos of dogs only -  
(No humans in the photos!)  
Photo can be taken by a person other than the owner but with written permission to use.
Name of retired dog must be included in the application with a history of service; Start & Finish Dates, Role in Service,  Injuries Sustained and any Recognition Awards etc.
Entries should be submitted by e-mail to 
The Calendar will be produced as A4 with landscape images and the winning photos will be reproduced in that format with adjustment to allow normal borders, and the addition of a brief write-up about the retired police dog - therefore the images must be capable of being reproduced to a high quality at that size (recommended minimum size approx. 2500x1900 pixels).  
Entries must be labelled with the entrant’s name, address and telephone number (if under 16, a note of their date of birth). Personal details will be used only for purposes of administering the competition.
All entries must be received by midnight 31st May 2022
All photos submitted must be the work of the individual submitting them. It is the responsibility of each entrant to ensure that any photos they submit do not infringe the copyright of any third party or any laws. Entrants warrant that the photograph they are submitting is their own work and that they own the copyright.
Entrants will retain the copyright in the photos they submit for this competition. However, by entering the competition, each entrant grants a world-wide, irrevocable, perpetual licence to the Essex Retired Police Dogs Fund.
Each entrant may submit up to four photos, e.g. one for each season.  Late, illegible, incomplete, defaced or corrupt entries will not be accepted. No responsibility can be accepted for lost entries and proof of transmission will not be accepted as proof of receipt. Entries must not be sent through agencies or third parties.
The winners will be notified in July 2022.
The winners may be requested to take part in publicity. 
The prize is the publication in a Calendar of the winning entries and a free A4 2023 Calendar.