2018 Calendar Photo Contest

Is your Golden Retriever Lifetime Study Hero the most wonderful dog in the world? Then he/she belongs in the 2018 Golden Retriever Lifetime Study calendar, our Golden Volunteer-driven fundraiser that immortalizes your precious 4-legged family members.


  • All photos must be submitted no later than 11:59 p.m., Sunday, June 18
  • Photos limited to Study Hero Dogs but photo may include other pets. No people.
  • Photos must have been taken by person making submission (due to copyright concerns, no photo credits in the calendar)
  • If the photographer is under the age of 18, parent or guardian must complete the submission.

Submission Guidelines:

  • Digital photos only, no exceptions
    • Photo files must be the highest resolution possible
    • Do not crop images (the more of the image we have to work with the better)
    • Minimum size of 8 x10 inches at 250 dpi, but larger photos are apprieciated
  • Optional $5 minimum per photo suggested donation (donation amounts will not influence the photo selections)
  • No limit to the number of submissions

Skip donation and upload your photo(s):

  • Go to
  • Upload original digital files
  • Enter email address for Annie Li in the “Email To” box–
  • Enter your email address in the “Your email” box
  • Add the following information to the message box:
    • Your name
    • Phone number
    • Dog’s name
    • Hero #
    • And names of other animals in the photo (if applicable)
  • Click Transfer
  • You will receive an email confirming that your photo was sent

Good luck!

Thank you for your interest in the 2018 Calendar Contest that supports the Golden Retriever Lifetime Study.

More to come soon on how to order your copy of the new 2018 Golden Retriever Lifetime Study calendar!