Virtual Cat Competition

Virtual Cat Competition - Results now in!

Virtual Cat Competition

Virtual Cat Competition - Results now in! 

We were chuffed to bits with the response to our Virtual Cat Competition - what a lot of fabulous felines we have out there! Watch the video below or click here to view on Facebook - keep watching to the end to see two special 'Marmalady Awards'. 

All participants will be contacted by our team in the very near future - in the meantime, enjoy this wonderful selection of photographs!

THANK YOU to everyone who took part. Look out for more online competitions coming soon :)


Your cat's chance to shine in Oak Tree's Virtual Cat Competition! 

Google says that cats are the most photographed animals in the world. That's no surprise to us, as every one of them is special, adorable and lovable. Share your favourite photograph with us by entering in one or more of the fun categories. 

All you have to do is email your entry to - with 'Virtual Cat Competition' in the subject line.

Your email must contain:

  • Caption(s) for your photograph(s), maximum 25 words.
  • Your full name & address (so we can send you a rosette and certificate if you win)
  • Your cat's name
  • The category you're entering
  • Confirmation/mention of your payment

Cat Competition Categories:

  • Rescue Rascal
  • Fun and Games
  • Wandering in the Wild
  • Best Friends Forever
  • Cat and the Art of Relaxing
  • Cattitude

£3 per entry or 2 for £5 can be paid on our Virgin Money Giving page. 

Please note, pictures must depict the animal’s natural beauty, so please don’t dress your pet up, unless the clothing is for their benefit, e.g. to keep them warm. This means no fancy dress. 

How the competition works:

Photos can be submitted from now until midday on Monday, 17th August 

All winners (1st / 2nd / 3rd from each category) will be announced on Facebook, and they will receive a rosette and certificate through the post. We will aim to display all entries on Facebook soon after announcing the winners.

How to enter - It couldn’t be simpler!

There are just two simple steps to take to enter.

1.        Email your entry, complying with all bullet points above, and please share and ‘like’ our Facebook page. 

2.        Please visit our Virgin Money Giving page and pay £3 for an entry / £5 for two. Please ensure you leave a note in the message section stating the fact your donation is for the Cat Competition, along with your and your pet’s name so we can match this with your entry - For full Terms and Conditions, as well as our guide to taking an acceptable photograph, which is in line with our welfare policy, please see below.

By taking part, you are helping us to continue our work supporting owners and their pets within the local community, especially in the current unprecedented circumstances. By ‘liking’ and sharing our Facebook page you are doing a fantastic job of helping to raise awareness of our work in the community.

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to email us at 

Thank you for entering, and good luck!


Virtual Cat Competition Guidelines and Terms and Conditions:

We want all photos to illustrate animals that are as happy, healthy and safe as can be. So before entering your photo, please do consider this. 

Pictures must depict the animal’s natural beauty, so please do not dress your pet up, unless the clothing is for their benefit, e.g. to keep them warm. This means no fancy dress.

If Oak Tree Animals’ Charity feels your image does not meet with these standards, we reserve the right to not include it in the competition and any donation made will be non-refundable.

By entering this competition you are agreeing to Oak Tree Animals’ Charity contacting you to notify you in the event you are a winner and all images will be shared with the Oak Tree Animals’ Charity’s social media audience. Your personal data will not be used for any other purpose. 

Entries received after the specified times and dates will not be eligible. If the winner or a runner up winner does not provide a valid address for their prize to be posted to within 28 days of being notified, then Oak Tree Animals’ Charity reserve the right to pick another winner.

Events may occur that render the competition or awarding the prizes impossible due to reasons beyond the control of Oak Tree Animals’ Charity, who may at their absolute discretion vary or amend the competition and the entrant agrees that no liability will attach to the Oak Tree Animals’ Charity as a result.    

The Promoters reserve the right at any time to modify these terms and conditions, alter or discontinue this competition, if deemed necessary in their opinion or if circumstances arise outside their control.

The prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable, and is not redeemable for cash or other prizes.  

The judge’s decision is final. 

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