Video Contest

The video contest is now closed.
Winners will be announced on June 25, 2018.
Winners will be contacted by phone and/or email on June 25, 2018.

 

Show off your bird in our first-ever video contest! Whether your feathered friend eats quickly or slowly, by beak or by foot, capture your pal on video as he or she chows down on a favorite Lafeber bird food like our Nutri-Berries, Avi-Cakes, or Pellet-Berries. Enter for a chance to win a $50 coupon redeemable at Lafeber.com and for the opportunity to have your video included in an upcoming Lafeber Company video. That’s right, your bird’s video may appear in whole or in part in one or more future Lafeber Company videos. Don’t miss this chance for Lafeber fame and free product!

Deadline to submit a video is June 10, 2018. This contest is open to adults in the continental United States where permitted by law.*

Entry Details**

Does your parrot dance while eating, toss food around, or crunch thoughtfully? Does eating Nutri-Berries or an Avi-Cake require time-lapse? Does slow, fast, or normal video speed showcase your bird’s eating style best? Is eating time really playtime to your bird, or does your buddy insist on being hand-fed? Does your parrot ask for Lafeber food by name? Show us! Show the world!

timer Take a 10 to 60 second long video of your parrot as he or she enjoys a Lafeber bird food.
horizontal phone Be sure to record in horizontal format (i.e., turn your smartphone sideways!)
music Take care that copyrighted music isn’t playing in the background.
Lafeber icon Include only Lafeber products. Any display or mention of other bird food products will disqualify your entry.
movie icon Capture your parrot with interesting, close-up angles. Be creative with the ways you show off both your bird and Lafeber bird food.

Once you have your amazing video—because it will be amazing—upload it using the Entry Form below by the final deadline of June 10, 2018. One entry per person.

Selecting Lafeber Company Video Contest Winners***

Winning videos will be chosen based on:

  • video quality (focus, lighting, steadiness, uncluttered background, etc.)
  • adherence to theme
  • entertainment value

Judges selected by Lafeber Company will choose the winners. All decisions are final. Winners will be announced on this page and on Facebook by June 25, 2018. The top three winners will each receive a $50 gift certificate to use on Lafeber.com. Winners will also be notified by email and/or phone the same day. ****

Legal Information About The Lafeber Company Video Contest

To read the full Official Rules and Regulations of the Lafeber Bird Food Video Contest, please click “Read More” below.

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.

  1. SPONSOR: This Contest is offered and sponsored by Lafeber Company (“Sponsor”), 24981 North 1400 East Road, Cornell, Illinois 61319.
  2. ELIGIBILITY: * The Contest is open to legal residents of the contiguous United States of America.  Persons residing in other jurisdictions are not eligible to enter the Contest. You must be at least eighteen (18) years of age at time of entry, or the legal age of majority in your jurisdiction, whichever is greater.  Officers, directors, and employees of Sponsor, and members of their immediate families (biological, step, or in-law) including parents, grandparents, children, siblings, or spouses of any of the foregoing (regardless of where they live) or households of any of the above, whether related or not, IRS dependents, and household members of Sponsor and its parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion, and web design agencies, and all other entities involved in the creation, administration, or fulfillment of the Contest, are not eligible to enter or win.  The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited or restricted by law.
  3. CONTEST PERIOD: The “Contest Period” begins on May 25, 2018 at 7:00AM Central Time (“CT”) and ends on June 10, 2018 at 11:59PM (“Closing Date”).
  4. HOW TO ENTER: To be considered an “Entrant” in this Contest, an individual must: (1) produce a video between 10 to 60 seconds in length (“Video Submission”); (2) include in the Video Submission a recording of his or her bird eating Sponsor’s bird food products; (3) upload and post the Video Submission to the form within the widget on this webpage; and (4) fill out the entry form within the widget on this webpage.  Video Submission must be in landscape orientation to be eligible.** To be eligible, all Entrants: (1) must not violate the intellectual property rights of third-parties in the making of the Video Submission, including illegal use of third-parties’ copyrights or trademarks; (2) must not commit libel, defamation, violations of rights of privacy and publicity, or any other torts in the making of the Video Submission; and (3) must not display or mention competitive third-party products as comparisons to Sponsor’s products or otherwise, in their Video Submission.
    If the Video Submission included in the entry contains any material or elements that are not owned by Entrant, and/or which are subject to the rights of third parties, Entrant is responsible for obtaining all necessary permissions, and all releases and consents necessary to permit the use and exhibition of the submission by Sponsor in the manner set forth in these Official Rules, including, without limitation, name and likeness permissions from any person who appears in or is identifiable in the Entry. Sponsor reserves the right to request proof of these permissions in a form acceptable to Sponsor from any Entrant at any time. Failure to provide such proof if requested may result in the Video Submission being ineligible and the Entrant being disqualified. By submitting an entry, Entrant warrants and represents that he/she and any persons appearing or who are identifiable in the Video Submission consent to Sponsor’s use of the entry as set forth herein.Limit one (1) entry per person.  Multiple uploads and posts of a Video Submission will not constitute multiple entries.

     

  5. CONTEST ENTRY: Participation constitutes Entrant’s unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and to Sponsor’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Contest.  Only eligible entries actually received by Sponsor before the Closing Date will be included in the Contest drawing. Any entries received in excess of the preceding entry limit will be disqualified.  Incomplete or illegal entries will be ineligible. Any attempt by a participant to obtain more than the stated number of entries as per the applicable limit by using multiple or different e-mail addresses or identities (or any other artifice or device) will void all of that participant’s entries and that participant will be disqualified from the Contest.  If more than the stated number of entries as per the applicable limit are received from any one (1) person or e-mail address, only the first entry will be considered a valid entry and all other entries will be disqualified. In the event of a dispute over the identity of a participant, the entry will be deemed submitted by the Authorized Account Holder of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry.  “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to the e-mail address by an internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses or the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. If a dispute cannot be resolved to the Sponsor’s satisfaction, the entry will be deemed ineligible.
  6. WINNER SELECTION: *** On or around June 11, 2018 until June 24, 2018, representatives of Sponsor will review all eligible entries received during the Contest Period to select three (3) “Prize Winners.”  Sponsor’s selection will be based on an evaluation of the quality of an Entrant’s Video Submission; Sponsor’s primary considerations will be on entertainment value, creativity, camera focus, lighting, clarity steadiness, and lack of clutter.  The selection will be conducted by Sponsor, and Sponsor’s decisions will be final in all matters pertaining to the selection.Any potential Prize Winner will be subject to verification by Sponsor of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules.  Any potential Prize Winner will be required to sign and return to the Sponsor an Affidavit of Eligibility and a Liability and Publicity Release (where permitted) (“Affidavit”) after being notified that she/he is a potential Prize Winner.  Any potential Prize Winner must sign and return the Affidavit within ten (10) days of postmark or e-mail send date by Sponsor. Any potential Prize Winner is subject to verification by Sponsor. An Entrant is not a winner of the Prize until Entrant’s eligibility as a Prize Winner has been verified, Entrant has been notified that verification is complete, and Entrant has complied with the terms and conditions of these Official Rules.
  7. AWARDING OF PRIZES: **** Sponsor will notify a potential Prize Winner by e-mail―at the same e-mail address provided in the participant’s entry. If a potential Prize Winner did not include an e-mail address in the entry form, then that potential Winner will be notified by telephone at the telephone number provided on the entry form.  Three (3) attempts will be made within a 48-hour period to contact each potential Prize Winner. If any potential Prize Winner does not respond to Sponsor within the 48-hour allotted time period, Sponsor will select an alternate potential Prize Winner, and the same process will be repeated until all the Prize Winners are contacted and all of the Prizes are awarded.  Sponsor is not responsible for contacting an Entrant if that Entrant has changed contact information and failed to provide Sponsor with the proper contact information when such information is required. At the sole discretion of the Sponsor, forfeiture of the Prize and the selection of an alternate Prize Winner may result from any of the following: (a) a potential Prize Winner’s failure to respond to notification within the specified response period; (b) a potential Prize Winner’s failure to provide Sponsor with satisfactory proof of age, identity, and residence; or (c) any non-compliance with these Official Rules.
  8. PRIZES/APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (ARV): Each Prize Winner will win one (1) $50 off coupon code redeemable at Lafeber.com.  Any or all of the Prize Winners’ Video Submissions may also be featured in future marketing videos produced by Sponsor.  Combined ARV of all Prizes: $150.
  9. PRIZE RESTRICTIONS: The Prizes cannot be combined with any other offers.  All Prize Winners will be solely responsible for all federal, state, and/or local taxes, and for any other fees or costs associated with the Prize they receive, regardless of whether it, in whole or in part, is used.  Any portion of any Prize not accepted by any Prize Winner will be forfeited.If any Prize is lost, destroyed, or stolen it will not be replaced.THE PRIZES ARE AWARDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE).
  10. PRIZE WINNERS’ GRANT OF RIGHTS: As a condition of receiving the Prize, each Prize Winner must: (i) grant to the Sponsor, in perpetuity, a worldwide, non-exclusive, irrevocable, fully paid, license to use, copy, sublicense, transmit, distribute, publicly perform, publish, delete, modify, edit, display that Prize Winner’s Video Submission, or any portion thereof or otherwise use the submission, in whole or in part in any media now known or hereafter devised; (ii) authorize the Sponsor and any entities affiliated with the Sponsor (collectively, the “Promotion Parties”) to utilize in any manner they see fit that Prize Winner’s Video Submission; and (iii) waive all moral and publicity rights in and to his or her Video Submission in favor of the Sponsor.  Except where prohibited by applicable law, acceptance of a Prize constitutes each Prize Winner’s consent to Sponsor’s use of that Prize Winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, biographical information, statements, and/or home state for advertising and promotional purposes in connection with the Contest and Sponsor’s use of that Prize Winner’s Video Submission in any media, worldwide, without remuneration for said use.
  11. RELEASE: By entering, Entrants agree to release, discharge, indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Sponsor and its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, and each of their respective officers, directors, members, employees, agents, and agencies, (“Released Parties”) from and against any demands, claims, liability, costs, losses, damages, or cause of action, including, without limitation, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising out of, in whole or part, directly or indirectly, from participating or attempting to participate in the Contest or from acceptance, possession, misuse, use, or award of the Prizes.  All Prize Winners shall bear all risk of loss or damage to their Prizes after they have been delivered.
  12. PRIVACY. All entries will become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned.  Any information collected from Entrants is subject to Sponsor’s Privacy Policy located at lafeber.com (the “Website”).  By entering, Entrant acknowledges and accepts that his or her e-mail address and/or other personal information from the Entry (collectively “Information”) may be used for internal marketing analyses and to provide Entrant with information about Sponsor and Sponsor’s products, promotions, and/or services that may be of interest to Entrant. The Information will not be used for any other purposes without Entrant’s consent.  The Information will not be sold or provided to third parties, except for the purpose of administering this Contest, market research, and complying with applicable laws, regulations, and rules. Entrant may later revoke consent to these promotional purposes at any time by calling Sponsor toll-free at 1-800-842-6445 or e-mailing Sponsor at info1@lafebermail.com.
  13. GENERAL CONDITIONS:  Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend, and/or modify the Contest, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures, or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Contest, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.  Any attempt by any person to undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. In the event any Prize Winner engages in behavior that (as determined by Sponsor or any prize provider in its sole and absolute discretion) is obnoxious, inappropriate, threatening, illegal, or that is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any person, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the Contest or withdraw the Prizes.  Sponsor reserves the right to ask any Entrant to remove any reference to the Contest or Sponsor or to remove the Video Submission from the internet if the Sponsor believes, in its sole discretion, that Entrant’s Video Submission is obnoxious, inappropriate, threatening, illegal, or is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any person.
  14. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Sponsor is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website or mobile device users, tampering, hacking, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest and assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation, or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction, or unauthorized access to the Website.  The Sponsor is not responsible for injury or damage to Entrant’s or to any other person’s mobile device, computer, or other electronic device related to or resulting from participating in this Contest. If, for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running as planned by reason of infection by computer virus, worms, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which Sponsor, in the sole opinion of Sponsor, deems could corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Contest, Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend this Contest and select Prize Winners from entries received prior to the action taken or in such other manner as Sponsor may deem fair and appropriate.Sponsor does not authorize, condone, sponsor, encourage, or take responsibility for Entrants’: (1) unauthorized use of any third party’s intellectual property, including copyrights and trademarks; (2) commission of any torts, including libel, defamation, and violations of rights of privacy and publicity; and (3) statements concerning any third-party products, made as comparisons to Sponsor’s products or otherwise, in connection with this Contest.IN NO EVENT WILL SPONSOR, ANY PARTICIPATING PROMOTIONAL COMPANIES, RELEASED PARTIES, OR PRIZE PROVIDERS, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENTS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, OR RELATED COMPANIES, THEIR ADVERTISING OR PROMOTION AGENCIES OR THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES, AGENTS, SUCCESSORS, OR ASSIGNS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, LOST PROFITS, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE, MULTIPLE, OR ADDITIONAL DAMAGES.
  15. DISPUTES: Except where prohibited by applicable law, Entrants agree that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively, before the appropriate Illinois federal or state courts located in Cook County, Illinois.  Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will Entrants be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waive all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, indirect, lost profits, or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys’ fees, and Entrants further waive all rights to have damages multiplied or increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the Entrants and Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the state of Illinois.  By entering, Entrants consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the federal and state courts located in Cook County, Illinois.
  16. WINNER LIST: The names of the Prize Winners (“Winners List”) may be requested only after the Closing Date and no later than August 25, 2018.  To receive the Winners List, send request to info1@lafebermail.com.
  17. MISCELLANEOUS: The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules or the Affidavit will not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision.  In the event that any provision of the Official Rules or the Affidavit is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, the other provisions will remain in effect and will be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.  Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules will not constitute a waiver of that provision. When terms such as “may” are used in these Official Rules, Sponsor has sole and absolute discretion. Headings are solely for convenience of reference and will not be deemed to affect in any manner the meaning or intent of the documents or any provision hereof.  In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any Contest-related materials, Privacy Policy on the Website, and/or the terms and conditions of the Official Rules, the Official Rules shall prevail, govern, and control and the discrepancy will be resolved in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion.
  18. ADMINISTRATION OF CONTEST: The Sponsor’s administration and operation of the Contest and the selection of the potential Prize Winners are final and binding in all matters related to the Contest.  Sponsor will select the potential Prize Winners from all eligible entries received on or before the Closing Date.Abbreviated RulesNO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.  VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. Contest open to legal residents of the contiguous United States of America, 18 years of age or older.  Contest run from May 25, 2018 until June 10, 2018.  ARV of prizes: $150.  Visit lafeber.com/pet-birds/video-testimonials/ for Official Rules.  Sponsor: Lafeber Company, 24981 North 1400 East Road, Cornell, Illinois 61319.  To enter, upload your video of your pet bird eating Lafeber products at lafeber.com/pet-birds/video-testimonials/ and complete the contest entry form.