2018 Doggy Dash Logo Design Contest
25th Anniversary celebration

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On Saturday, April 28th, 2018, the Sacramento SPCA will host the 25th Annual Doggy Dash 2K/5K Dog Walk & Pet Festival at William Land Park.  To celebrate this milestone, we are asking the community to get involved by submitting unique designs for the 25th Anniversary logo.

The Sacramento SPCA has been providing homeless animals with individual comfort, shelter, and love for more than 123 years.  They provide compassionate medical care to tens of thousands of animals annually and offer a variety of programs and services designed to keep people and pets together for life.


The creation of an official 2018 Sacramento SPCA Doggy Dash logo to highlight the 25th Anniversary of Sacramento’s largest 2K/5K Dog Walk & Pet Festival.


  • An official and inspiring logo + 100 word write up explaining the concept 
  • Original work, no copyrighted material
  • The logo should reflect the identity of the Sacramento SPCA
  • Celebrate the 25th Anniversary
  • Sacramento community focused with an emphasis on this being Sacramento’s Largest 2K/5K Dog Walk & Pet Festival
  • Highlight health aspect of exercising with your dog
  • Contain “Sacramento SPCA” in design
  • Utilize branded color scheme (provided in Style Guide)


  • Family Friendly, Health & Well Being, Human/Animal Relationship, Community Togetherness, Friends & Family, Teams, Fun, Dog Friendly Event


  • Event Awareness
  • Team Fundraising
  • Event Partipation
  • FUN!!!



  • Entries must be submitted by 5pm on October 20, 2017
  • Complete submission form below, including concept description and logo file upload of digital PDF in CMYK format, sized 400×400


  • Printed recognition on all event marketing materials.
  • Recognition on the Sacramento SPCA’s social media platforms, electronic newsletter and printed newsletter.  (
  • Opportunity to work on future freelance design projects with the Sacramento SPCA Creative Team.
  • Main Prize: Choice of $100 Cash OR a free booth space ($250 value) at the Sacramento SPCA Doggy Dash on April 28th.


  • Submissions will be evaluated by committee based on guidelines and specifications provided above.  
  • Winner will be contacted by email no later than October 31st, 2017.
  • All submissions will become the property of the Sacramento SPCA. 
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