Calendar Contest


FurKid Rescue along with Bark & Gold Photography is happy to announce its first calendar contest has raised $2,740 thanks to your entries and votes! Proceeds from the contest and sales of its 2018 calendar, which will be available online and through the rescue beginning fall 2017, will assist FurKid Rescue with the rescue of dogs from throughout the greater Pittsburgh area. We thank everyone who submitted their favorite photo of their pet, voted, and supported this contest!

The winners of the photo contest were determined by the top 13 entrants that received the most votes. The top 13 vote getters will have their pet professionally photographed by Bark & Gold Photography for the 2018 calendar. They include:

  • Cover winner Oakley, a 1.5-year-old search and rescue border collie,
  • Huckleberry, a three-year-old yellow Labrador,
  • Sandy & Tortola, a bonded pair adopted from FurKid Rescue,
  • Leo, a one-year-old black Labrador,
  • Max, a three-year-old therapy dog in training,
  • Finn, a seven-year-old husky/golden retriever mix,
  • Ginger, a twelve-year-old FurKid Rescue alum,
  • Cersei, a four-year-old belly rub-loving sweetheart,
  • Bailey James, a pit bull/mastiff puppy and therapy dog in training,
  • Pepper, a pit bull puppy adopted from FurKid Rescue,
  • Sydney, a two-year-old pit bull rescued from the jungles of Puerto Rico,
  • Mac & Penny Lane, former FurKid Rescue adoptables, and
  • Lily & Jackson, two cuddly, hilarious rescues.

Learn more about the FurKid Rescue 2018 Calendar Contest at