The Islander ran its annual pet photo competition for 2019 giving pet owners on Kangaroo Island a chance to show off their beloved companions, furry or otherwise.
The Commisioner for KI, Wendy Campana was asked to be judge and she selected:
In first place was big Boof (Slide 94 in the above gallery) sent to us by Clayton Morrison.
Second was Chickie (Slide 29) the silkie chicken, pictured with Matilda, and who came from the only viable egg left after a clutch of 12 eggs was addled by a thunderstorm, sent in by Val Ordway.
Third place went to Macca (Slide 59) with his sunnies sent to us by Louise Escabache.
Fourth place went to old Bruce the bulldog (Slide 84) sent in by Jade Willmott.
The winners get the following four fabulous prizes:
- First prize - Raptor Domain private photo shoot, valued at $225
- Second prize - Emu Ridge Eucalyptus voucher, valued $100
- Third prize - Annie Fay photo shoot, valued $90
- Fourth prize - KI Kennels & Fodder voucher, valued $25
Thanks everyone for entering and thanks to the sponsors for providing the prizes!