ZGreen Cutest Pet Competition


Contact:  Ashley Cantrell, Environmental Health Department, 429-1798


ASPEN, COLO. (May 18, 2011) – The city of Aspen ZGreen Program is proud to announce the first ZGreen Cutest Pet Competition. All types of pets are eligible and nominations will be accepted during the month of May. To submit a nomination, email one photo of your pet wearing a ZGreen T-shirt to zgreen@ci.aspen.co.us. Only one photo per pet will be accepted. Photos will be posted on Facebook and the city of Aspen reserves the right to republish photos.


Those looking to get involved can visit Aspen ZGreen’s Facebook page to see photos of the contest entries. ZGreen’s Facebook fans will be able to vote for their favorite pet between June 1 and June 15th. Prizes will include pet-related items and gift certificates.


“The ZGreen program helps businesses, events and community members make more environmentally responsible choices,” said Lauren McDonell, Environmental Initiatives Program Manager with the city. “This contest is just a fun way to get the community involved and highlight all of the great pets we have in Aspen.”


Organic cotton ZGreen T-shirts are available for purchase for $5 at City Hall (2nd floor). “Please stop by our office to get your T-shirt and check out the other giveaways and resources we have available,” says Ashley Cantrell with the Environmental Health Department.


To find out more about ZGreen, or to become a ZGreen citizen, business or event, visit www.aspenzgreen.com.


Posted on Wednesday, May 18, 2011