Sunday, August 6, 2006
ATLANTA – Is your pet a Lucky Dog or a Fat Cat? If your pet ought to be in pictures, then enter the Georgia Lottery's Lucky Dog & Fat Cat Contest. Your dog or cat could be featured on the new upcoming Lucky Dog and Fat Cat instant tickets from the Georgia Lottery.
Online and mail-in entries must be received by 5:00 p.m. EST on August 21, 2006. All photos must be an original photograph of your dog or cat.
A total of 15 Lucky Dogs and 15 Fat Cats will be selected as semi-finalists. Semi-finalists' photographs will be featured on www.galottery.com in September 2006 for general public voting. Five Lucky Dogs will be selected to appear on the upcoming $2 Lucky Dog instant game tickets, and five Fat Cats will be selected to appear on the upcoming $2 Fat Cat instant game tickets.
For complete details, please read the official contest rules at www.galottery.com.
Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corporation has returned over $8.4 billion to the state of Georgia for education. All Georgia Lottery profits go to pay for specific educational programs including Georgia's HOPE Scholarship Program and Georgia's Prekindergarten Program. More than 900,000 students have received HOPE Scholarships, and more than 700,000 4-year-olds have attended the statewide, voluntary prekindergarten program.
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