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Australian Dog Lover Birthday Bonanza 2018

It's party time for Australian Dog Lover fans with our biggest Birthday Giveaway yet ($3,500 in prizes!) to spoil all your furry best friends or yourself ...

After publishing over 950 posts and 38 editions of our digital monthly magazine, Australian Dog Lover is officially celebrating its third Birthday and we want to celebrate this milestone by thanking our loyal readers present and future!

We teamed up with nine fantastic pet brands and businesses for your chance to win some amazing products right in time for Christmas! This competition is open (Australian residents only) from Friday 19th October (4pm) to Friday 9th November (9pm).

*** WIN 1 of 24 separate prizes with a prize pool over $3,500! *** 

To Enter, Like & Share our Post (19/10/18) and Comment:
"which product would (AND company name) you like to win and why your pooch / you deserve(s) to win this fantastic prize?"   

You can only enter ONE prize category (so choose wisely!) and with hundreds of entries each year, you'll need to be extremely creative to stand out! 

Choose from 1 of 9 amazing Prize Packs!

#1. One Petcube Bites Interactive WiFi Pet Camera (valued at $379)!

If you work long hours or travel away from home regularly, the Petcube Bites HD Camera is the perfect device to keep you and your pet connected!

This two-way communication system allows you to check on your dog or cat thanks to a built-in HD camera and a two-way audio system for “conversations” while apart!

The most innovative feature is the ability to offer your pet treats, tossing them up to 1.80m away! 

Smart and intuitive, the camera sends alerts wirelessly through the free app. For clear and comprehensive recordings, this interactive Wi-Fi camera streams in 1080p resolution and has a 138-degree wide angle view. It also has night vision capabilities, so you can view detailed footage even in low or no-light settings.

Available from Petbarn, Harvey Norman. For more information, please visit

#2. One EzyDog Car Travel Pack (valued at $249.90), offered by EzyDog Australia.
The EzyDog DRIVE™ Cover is a Dog Seat Cover designed for every road trip! Made from water resistant materials, this pet proof seat cover offers protection for any vehicle. Designed from quilted Ripstop Nylon, the DRIVE™ Cover (Charcoal) is both hard wearing and super comfortable.

Whether you’re looking for a dog seat cover for trucks, cars or an SUV, it will fit them all. Best of all, the holes in the cover for the seat belts means that you can use the car seat as usual or even attach your dog to EzyDog’s crash-tested Drive Harness.

The Drive Car Safety Harness conforms to all relevant standards in Australia, Europe and USA. 

You only have to fit the harness to your dog once and from then on, the Harness can be taken on/off very quickly using the Mag-Lok™ Instant Fit closure system. This Dog Travel Harness is also equipped with double stainless steel D-rings to escort your dog to and from the vehicle. 

The ergonomic Chest Plate section is padded and contoured to mould to the shape of the dog for a custom fit. The winner will be able to choose from 3 sizes (Small, Medium or Large).

For more information, please visit

#3. Two Drinkwell® Sedona Pet Fountains (valued at $169.99 each), offered by Petsafe Australia.

Be summer ready and ensure your pets never run out of fresh clean drinking water!

The Drinkwell® Sedona Pet Fountain continuously circulates and filters your pet’s water and it's also very stylish!

The Sedona Pet Fountain offers 3 litres of fresh, filtered water, and the bowl and ceramic tower design minimizes spills and splashes. Great for multi-pet households, it provides a large drinking area for pets with large or flat faces. 

The sound of the falling water is whisper-quiet, making it easily approachable by apprehensive pets. 
It provides dual filtration including an activated carbon filter that removes bad tastes and odours, while a foam filter captures hair and debris.

#4. One Rascal Pets Dog Bed Combo (valued at $550) offered by Rascal Pets.

Rascal Pets is a family-owned and operated Australian business, offering a large range of designer timber pet beds and kennels! This Mega Prize Pack* includes an architectural pallet bed plus a soft bed insert...
  • The Rascal Pallet Bed is industrial chic at its best! It features handcut recycled timber pieces, mitered to corner perfection to create a beautiful and unique furniture piece. The body of the unit sits upon 4 lovely chiselled legs, shaped to a design that is signature to the brand. This bed is recommended for indoor use only. The winner can select from 3 sizes (Small/Medium/Large).
  • When your furbaby need a little more comfort, the Rectangle Flat Soft Bed is the perfect fit for this Pallet Bed. Made of a gorgeous quality suede fabric in four designer colours with stylish grey piping line, the top layer of the bed is lined in a soft grey textured material for maximum pet comfort. The base comprises a handy non-slip surface to keep the bed secured to your floor.
The winner can choose their size and colour (Ocean featured, Rust, Silver or Titanium).

* Please Note: due the weight of this item, delivery is not included. The company can provide a quote or you can organise your own or pick-up from their warehouse (Melbourne only).

For more information, please visit

#5. $350 in Dog Toys from Aussie Dog Products, with 2 Prizes (valued at $175 each).

Aussie Dog Products have over 30 safe, non-toxic and durable dog toys to choose from! 

All toys are designed to stimulate your dogs' natural instincts of taste, smell, noise, touch and sight and chewing. These dog and puppy toys are built to last and your best friend will love them!

Their Interactive Dog Toy range such as balls and disks are great for playing with your dog, while their Home Alone range are the perfect dog toys for when you are not at home to help treat dog boredom and destructive behaviour.

Two lucky winners will each select $175 worth of free dog toys. Find your favourites at

#6. One Miele Blizzard CX1 Cat & Dog Powerline (valued at $849), offered by Miele Australia.
The Miele Blizzard CX1 Cat & Dog Powerline is the latest innovation in hygienic bagless vacuum cleaning for pet parents!

​​​The innovative Vortex Technology of Miele’s bagless Blizzard CX1 Cat & Dog offers powerful cleaning performance and extremely hygienic dust disposal.

Coarser dust particles are hygienically emptied via the dust container while finer dust particles and up to 99.95% of allergens are captured in a separate filter container which requires emptying only once or twice a year. 

This system is the result of an advanced filtration system that includes the maintenance free HEPA AirClean Lifetime filter. In addition, the​ ​TurboBrush reliably removes hair and fluff from carpets for a deep clean.

​​The Miele Blizzard CX1 Cat & Dog Powerline is certainly to be recommended for homes with pets.

For more information, please visit Miele Australia's online shop.

#7. 1 of 3 Best Pets Gift Cards (valued at $100 each).

Treat your pet loving friends and family (or yourself!) to a unique and memorable gift or experience this Christmas!

Launched in September, the Best Pets Gift Card is Australia’s first national multi-merchant pet gift card, a perfect gift for spoiling pet lovers and their beloved pets this Christmas. 

Over 300 pet businesses (and growing) accept the Best Pets Gift Card nationally covering everything from clipping & grooming to pet-friendly accommodation, pet photography and many more...

Available online and in over 2,000 stores nationally, including Woolworths, Coles, Big W & Target.

Three lucky winners will each receive a $100 Best Pets Gift Card!

For more details including a current list of participating merchants, visit 

#8. 1 of 3 Furry Legs Pet Activity Trackers + Collars (valued at $99 each).

If you're looking to track your dog's health and fitness, this Aussie designed tech gadget is perfect for you!

With a slick lightweight design (it weighs only 9 grams), the Furry Legs Pet Fitness Tracker tracks steps, measures distances and counts your pet's highly active time daily. 

It's also the world's first pet digital tag displaying your pet's name, phone number (and activity daily stats) on an LED screen at the touch of a button. Its adjustable size means it can be used for dogs or cats. 

Using the free app, you can also scroll through your pet's history any time. Comparing weekly and monthly breakdowns of your pet's activity, you can pick up on vital warning signs if something is not quite right!

Retailing for only $89, you'll find more information at

#9. 1 of 10 copies of the Drawn Free Book, (valued at A$20 each).

Drawn Free - written and illustrated by James Wadley is a collection of watercolour sketches of rescue dogs from around the world. 

Painted in beautiful, vibrant colours, each illustration comes with a short backstory - how pup and human came together to create a new future. Mostly happy stories, a few sad, but in the end a celebration of dogs who received a new beginning. 

50% of profits for each book sale will be donated to benefit no-kill shelters and rescue organisations around the world.

Find out more at

Well, that's our line-up for this year so if you've read this far, the hardest part is going to decide what's on your wishlist this Christmas for your dog or yourself ? Good luck everyone!

Please Noteyou MUST LIKE our Facebook or FOLLOW our Instagram account to be eligible for your prize at the end of this competition! 


1. This Competition is now CLOSED. It ran from Friday 19th October 2018 (3pm) until Friday 9th November 2018 (9pm)

Our lucky prize winners are:
* Petcube Bites: Vicki McKenzie
* Rascal Pets Dog Bed prize: Anna Ammala
* PetSafe Sedona: Thomas Gman; Katie Becker
* EzyDog Car Travel prize: Mandi Smart
* Furry Legs Pet Activity Tracker: Kayla James; Laura Kenny; Alina Tamara Rosenthal
* Miele Blizzard CX1 Powerline Cat & Dog: Ocea Smith
* $100 Best Pets Gift Card: Pam Searle; Melinda Clamp; Elizabeth McPherson
* Aussie Dog Products ($175 voucher): Daniel Garner; Lisa Callahan
* Drawn Free Book: Tanya Morrison, Narelle Red, Karla Tegan (more to be announced).

Please allow 2-3 weeks to receive your prizes directly from each company. 
2. To enter, like and share our post and tell us "which product you'd like and why your pooch deserves to win this fantastic prize?". The entries judged most creative will win!
3. Please note you MUST Like our Facebook page or Follow our Instagram page @australiandoglover to be eligible.
4. You can only enter once (choose one product category) or you will be disqualified from the draw.
5. Each extra person tagged in the Comments will earn the entrant an additional entry (max.3)
6. Prizes not claimed within 48 hours will be redrawn.
* Entry into the competition is deemed acceptance of all terms and conditions.

Australian Dog Lover would like to thank the 9 amazing sponsors of our Competition this year: 
Aussie Dog Products, Best Pets Gift Card, Drawn Free Art, EzyDog Australia, Furry Legs, Miele Australia, Petcube, Petsafe Australia and Rascal Pets!

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