NEWS FLASH! CONTEST WINNER ANNOUNCED: https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?pid=6352254#p6352254 Want to win a free Chicken Coop from Handcrafted Coops ? How about a BYC Store Gift Certificate ? Maybe you just want to have a ton of fun? Were starting one of the biggest contests ever on BYC! Some of you may be familiar with our friend Tudy (2D) , the two-dimensional mascot of BYC. Shes had many amazing travels and shes ready for some more fun! Contest Overview: Take pics with Tudy and your friends, then post the picture on our BYC Facebook Page and tag yourself and your friends. For every person tagged in the picture, you get 1 submission point for the contest! The more submissions, the higher your chances of winning one of 10 great prizes! The 10 Great Prizes! First Place: A beautiful portable chicken coop from Handcrafted Coops (Valued at $599!): http://handcraftedcoops.com/small-portable-chicken-coop (this prize only for peeps in the lower 48 US States.) Second Place: $50 Gift Certificate at the BYC Store Third Place: $30 Gift Certificate at the BYC Store 4th 10th Place: 1 year GFM for you or a friend The Details: 1. Print out Tudy here 2. Have someone take a picture of you, Tudy, and up to 9 other peeps. Everybody MUST be touching Tudy! 3. Upload the picture to our BYC Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/raisingbackyardchickens 4. Tag everyone in the picture using the Facebook tag photo feature (The peeps tagged must be on FB and the "tag" must be tied to their account. 5. For every person tagged in your picture you will get a submission point for the contest. For example: I upload a picture of me, my wife, and two friends all touching Tudy and all 4 of us are tagged in the picture. Ill get a total of 4 submission points to the contest, which increases my chances of winning! 6. Each person can only submit one picture, but you can be in other peoples pictures to get them points. 7. The people submitting and in the pictures must be 13 or older, and all the people tagged must be members of Facebook. 8. To submit the picture youll need to Like our BYC Facebook page, and the people must remain tagged in the pictures to win. 9. If you take the picture at a feed store youll get 2 bonus submission points. You must state which feed store you went to and it needs to be clear in the picture that you are at a feed store. 10. Submissions will be accepted until 4/30/2011 11. Winners will be selected at random. The more submission points you have, the better your chances of winning! Chicken Coop Prize from www.handcraftedcoops.com An example of Tudy out and about: 1) If you're not on Facebook, chances are you have some friend on BYC or elsewhere that are. Have them take some pics and submit & tag them to our Facebook page and either split, or give you the prize! 2) Each person can only submit ONE picture 3) Each person can get a maximum of ♠10 submission points by tagging up to 10 people in the picture. You can be in other peeps pics to help their chances of winning. Heres an example: I have 5 friends with me and all 6 of us take a picture with Tudy. I would submit a pic to the BYC Facebook Page and tag all the others. I'd get 6 submission points. Another person in the group could also submit a different picture and tag all the others and get 6 submission points. Any questions, post them here. Have fun and please show Tudy a good time!! ------------ Updates --------- Weve made a couple changes to the rules to open up the contest even more! 1. You dont have to be at a feed store, but youll get an extra 2 submission points if you are. 2. You have to be 13+ and a member of Facebook to submit and/or be tagged in a picture.