Thanks to all the contest entrants for sharing the pictures of your amazing Rat Terriers. For the 11th year, New Rattitude’s calendar photo contest resulted in awesome photos and difficult decisions. From a total of over 600 photo entries, the judges completed the very tough task of selecting the winners that will grace the pages of New Rattitude’s 2020 Rat Terrier Calendar.
Congratulations to Our Winners:
Grand Prize: ATARI, submitted by Will Barentz of Seattle, WA
Second Place: MOXIE & JAMIE, submitted by Cyndy Rehberg of Glendale, OR
Third Place: VIVIE, submitted by Shantel Martinez of Salinas, CA
McFly, submitted by Donald Watson of Springfield, IL
Kelby, submitted by Christy Collins of Zanesville, OH
Mazie, submitted by Kathleen Fischer of Chandler, AZ
Pippa, submitted by Gary Thompson of Cedar Grove, NC
Ruby, submitted by Andy Lambert of Edmonds, WA
Gozo, submitted by Shawna Ferrato of Jersey City, NJ
Checkers, submitted by Carly Gill of Roswell, GA
Sweet Pea, submitted by Jenny Levatino of Denham Springs, LA
Tess, submitted by Teresa Branda of Naperville, IL
Chloe, submitted by Diana Duffy of East Tawas, MI
Gracie, submitted by Mallory Kratimenos of Crown Point, IN
Suki, submitted by Merrianne Etter of Altadena, CA
Helo, submitted by Shelli Smick of Sand Point, ID
Jake, submitted by Lillie Kaplan of Roswell, GA
All winners listed above will each receive a free calendar.
The Grand Prize, Second, and Third Place winners will also receive an assortment of other great prizes!
We also want to recognize the photos chosen for this year’s “Best of the Rest” collage on the 2021 calendar page! Congratulations to Jill Chandler, Jennifer Chappell, Scott & Marianne DeSelle, Lara Jones, Cassidy Kennedy, Leiann Klein, Joanne Kerns, Sarah Lennon, JC Nelson, Kathryn Puckett, Claudia Rhodes, and Krystle & David Street whose photos were chosen for this special page.
In addition, we are excited to announce that 79 additional lucky photographers will find their photos featured throughout the 12 calendar month pages as in the sample April calendar page below!
K. Ardoin, D. Badger, L. Ball, K. Beetch, T. Benson, M. Bergey, H. Blansfield, L. Brumley, E. Davies, S. Davis, A. DeBruyne, H. Donnelly, N. Dossey, S. Elkowitz, D. Esslinger, M. Falzone, V. Ferguson, D. Fountain, T. Gilbert, P. Ginn, L. Gonzalez, S. Graalman, C. Guffey, E. Hanscom, M. Hartwig, J. Hero, L. Hiller, D. Holland, P. Howard, L. Impson, A. Ives, R. Jackson, M. Kadwell, D. Kelly, K. Kennedy, L. Kopstein, K. Limbers, L. Lombard, M. Marovich, G. Martinez, K. Martinko, G. McCormick, J. McGowan, T. Michaels, C. Milensky, S. Moran, J. Myers, V. Nunez, T. O’Brian, S. Parisy, C. Pate, K. Perras, W. Pollock, M. Porter, N. Powers, T. Pumper, D. Rainey, L. Raynor, P. Register, P. Renew, A. Rivera, L. Rogers, I. Santana, D. Schuetz, M. Shapiro, L. Shiverly-Vitt, C. Siede, M. Stilwell, A. Stoner, P. Sutch, S. Twyman, L. Veverka, D. Von Zwick, A. Walden, K. Wells, J. Weston, P. Wiley, K. Williams, and L. Wood.
The Calendar Committee sends a sincere thank you to all of the contest entrants. The photo entries and email comments that accompanied the entries demonstrated the great love and pride felt for the breed that we all admire so much!
For a sneak peek of the calendar photo pages, look below.