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**FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE** World Dog Press Association (WDPA) Announces Results of the Sixth Professional Dog Photo Competition August 27, 2023 – The World Dog Press […]


WDPA Newsletter February 14-2023. Dear friends, This is the latest information that I received from Denmark: Press cards: You can collect your EDS 2023 press […]

WDPA Competition

The WDPA board is thrilled to announce our sixth professional dog photo competition! Join us at the WDS in Switzerland, where we’ll unveil the winners. This year, we have amazing sponsors: Mrs. Constanza and Mr. Louis Ferraris-de Liedekerke, our main sponsors, and Birdbrook Rosettes, providing awards for all winners.

Each member may enter maximum four photos, one in each of the following categories:

  1. Sport and Action – dogs in movement, including sports and action in other situations
  2. Portraits – close-up photos of dogs, mainly without people
  3. Man’s Best Friend – the relationship between people and dogs in pictures
  4. Hero Dogs – dogs that help mankind including assistance dogs, search and rescue, police, military etc.

The photos will be uploaded to the entry form below. A panel consisting of 3 judges will score the photos and the highest scoring photos in each category will be exhibited at the WDS.

Entry deadline is July 24th, 2023. Only members may enter the competition.

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