NPDD’s “Where’s Waldo” Photo Challenge

“Hiding in plain sight” is the theme of this photo challenge sponsored by National Purebred Dog Day.

The Challenge:  Your challenge is to make our judges work hard to find your dog in your photo, but the dog should be in plain sight.  





It’s apparent why last year’s winner, Linda McGrath, took the prize:


Or Dawne Doyle won the year before that:


This contest is open to participants in the United States.  Photographers are allowed to enter four contests, entering this one entitles you to enter three more;

The prize: Official NPDD hat, large tote, and insulated tote bag in the winner’s group of choice (Toy, Terrier, Herding, Non-Sporting, Working, Hound, and Sporting);


The Dreaded Small Print You Must Read To Enter

•••• This contest happens on May 1 on our Facebook page. It is open to domestic and international participants;

•••• One entry per person; You may enter four different photo challenges. If you enter this one, you may enter three more;

••••  When submitting your photo entry on Facebook, you must indicate the name of this contest which is the NPDD’s “Where’s Waldo” Photo Challenge

•••• Your entry must be for the 2021 contest. Photos submitted from previous years’ contests will be disqualified, and yes, we remember photos from one year to the next;

•••• Within the photo, your image must include a purebred dog and one of the following either downloaded from the link or handmade:

The “IPurebred Dogs” sign (

The “Happy National Purebred Dg Day” sign (

The “I Lve My Purebred Dog” sign (

Any official National Purebred Dog Day item available here. 

•••• No photoshopping, and that includes the required sign. Our judges, David Frei and Jack Grassa must see what you actually shot with your camera;

•••• Many people may help you take your photo, but the prizes goes to the person submitting the winning photograph;

•••• Entering this contest implies consent that your photo may be shared on NPDD’s social media platforms, and by National Purebred Dog Day for promotional purposes;

•••• A full explanation of how, when, and where to submit your entry can be read here;  

•••• Important! You and your dog should have safe fun when composing your entry!

•••• Judges’ decisions are final


Top image: The Land of Woofs from The Wonder Book

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