Readers, Send Us Photos of Your Rescue Animal!


Is your rescued animal a polar bear cub adopted through WWF? Credit: WWF

Have you adopted one of the six to eight million cats or dogs that enter animal shelters each year? Is your best friend a former greyhound or Thoroughbred horse racing champion? Have you given sheep or a flock of chicks to a family through the Hiefer Foundation or adopt a species, like the polar bear or arctic fox, with WWF's symbolic animal adoption? Prove it! We want to see photos of your rescue animal for our next readers' slideshow. Click through for details:
Upload Photos: The Technical Stuff: Please send only jpeg files. Photographs should be no larger than 550 pixels wide, 72 dpi (that's sized for the web), and 200 KB or smaller. (Want to know more about sizing photos for the Web? Check out this helpful article, How to Resize photos for Email or the Web: A Step-by-Step Guide.)

What we're looking for: Photos of your rescue animal. You can submit as many as like (though our upload tool will only accept five files per upload). Please include a description of the photograph, including location (town/city/county, state, and country, and an explanation as to why you submitted what you did, plus and any other tidbits that might dazzle us. Please include your name(s) if you'd like us to give you (and the photographer) credit.

Deadlines, deadlines! Please send your photos in by 11:59 pm on the night of December 14, 2009.

Submit already! Just go to our My Photos page to send us your pics. Thanks!


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