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Guide Dogs Sponsor a Puppy competition rules

1. If you wish to enter please provide Guide Dogs with the required details.

2. Only one entry will be accepted per person. Entry is only available to persons 16 years and over.

3. Entries must be sent to the correct postal Freepost RRLL-TXTK-ZAUS, Sponsor a Puppy Competition, Guide Dogs Supporter Care, Reading RG7 3YG or electronic address sponsorapuppy@guidedogs.org.uk. Entries submitted by any other method will only be accepted when clearly specified.

4. Unless otherwise stated, Guide Dogs competitions are only open to UK residents.

5. Where a competition asks for some kind of submission (for example a story or piece of artwork) it must be entirely your own work and its originality will be taken into account by the judges. By contributing your work to Guide Dogs you agree to grant us the right to publish and use the material in all media for all purposes in connection with the competition. The winning entries will be shared on the Sponsor a Puppy Facebook page on Friday 21 November 2017.

6. The competition winner(s) will be contacted personally. In the event of there being no reply from the phone number or address supplied Guide Dogs reserves the right to offer the prize(s) to a runner up.

7. Prizes must be taken as stated and cannot be deferred. There will be no cash alternatives.

8. Guide Dogs does not accept any responsibility for late or lost entries. Proof of sending is not proof of receipt.

9. Players must comply with all rules to be eligible for the prizes. Ineligible entries or entries made fraudulently will be automatically disqualified.

10. This competition is not open to employees or contractors of Guide Dogs or any person directly or indirectly involved in the organisation or running of the competition, or their direct family members.

11. Guide Dogs decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

12. Guide Dogs reserves the right to cancel the competition at any stage, if deemed necessary in its opinion, and if circumstances arise outside of its control.

13. Entrants will be deemed to have accepted these rules and to agree to be bound by them when entering this competition. Entrants may be asked to take part in post competition publicity.

14. This agreement is governed by the laws of England and Wales.

15. This competition is administered by Guide Dogs.

16. The closing date for the competition is Friday 17 November 2017.

17. We would like to continue to keep you informed about Guide Dogs and ways in which you can support us. If you do not wish to receive this information, please contact us by calling 0800 953 0113 or writing to us at Guide Dogs, Hillfields, Burghfield Common, Reading, RG7 3YG.

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Sponsor a Puppy ‘Refer a Friend’ Terms and Conditions

1. Sponsor a Puppy 'Refer a Friend' is open to UK residents who are active sponsors of Guide Dogs - Sponsor a Puppy scheme, and are not an employee (or employee family members) of Guide Dogs.

2. On receipt of completed Refer a Friend form (with valid bank details), the existing SAP sponsor will be sent a gift.

3. The new referred SAP sponsor/recipient will receive standard SAP welcome pack(s) in accordance with usual SAP terms. Existing SAP sponsors should inform their friend that they are due to hear from us.

4. One gift per form returned, regardless of number of puppies sponsored. Supporter name and number must be included on the form to qualify for your gift.

5. SAP sign ups by Refer a Friend form only qualify for a gift. Referred sign ups by phone or online will not qualify.

6. Should the active SAP sponsor wish to sign up for an additional puppy themselves, rather than referring a friend, they will still qualify for free gift. Please contact us on 0800 953 0113 between 9-5pm Monday to Friday.

7. Photocopy forms will not be accepted. All forms to be received by Guide Dogs by Friday 15 December 2017 to qualify for your gift.

8. Refer a friend gifts are subject to availability. Should your gift not be available, an alternative will be provided, or a letter written to the SAP sponsor. Gifts are non-transferable and no cash alternatives will be offered.

9. Refer a friend gifts will be received within 28 working days.

10. Offer valid up to and including Friday 15 December 2017.

11. Promoter: The Guide Dogs for the Blind Association, Hillfields, Burghfield Common, Reading, RG7 3YG. Registered Charity number 209617.

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Guide Dogs terms and conditions of use

The Guide Dogs for the Blind Association (registered charity no. 209617) (Guide Dogs) operates a number of websites for it and its subsidiary companies. Guide Dogs or "we" or "us" within the context of these terms and conditions means Guide Dogs and its subsidiaries and "web site" or "site" means any or all of the web sites operated by Guide Dogs.

Please read these terms carefully before using this web site.

1. Using this web site indicates that you accept these terms and conditions which take effect on the date of use of the website. If you do not accept these terms and conditions ("terms"), do not use this web site ("site").

2. Use of site and copyright restrictions We authorise you to view and download the materials at this site only for your personal, non-commercial use, provided that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the original materials on any copies of the materials. You may not modify the materials at this site in any way or reproduce or publicly display, perform, or distribute or otherwise use them for any public or commercial purpose. For purposes of these terms, any use of these materials on any other web site or networked computer environment for any purpose is prohibited. The materials at this site are copyrighted and any unauthorised use of any materials at this site may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws. If you breach any of these terms, your authorisation to use this site automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed materials.

3. Links to other web sites Links to third party web sites on this site are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave this site. We have not reviewed any of these third party sites and do not control and are not responsible for any of these sites or their content. Thus, we do not endorse or make any representations about them, or any information, software or other products or materials found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to this site, you do this entirely at your own risk.

4. Disclaimer The materials provided at this site are provided "as is" without any warranties of any kind including warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property. We further do not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the materials at this site. We may make changes to the materials at this site, or to the information, products and prices described in them, at any time without notice. The materials at this site may be out of date, and we make no commitment to update the materials at this site.

5. Limitation of liability In no event will we, our suppliers, or other third parties mentioned at this site be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, those resulting from lost profits, lost data or business interruption) arising out of the use, inability to use, or the results of use of this site, any web sites linked to this site, or the materials or information contained at any or all such sites, whether based on warranty, contract, tort or any other legal theory and whether or not advised of the possibility of such damages. If your use of the materials or information from this site results in the need for servicing, repair or correction of equipment or data, you assume all costs thereof. Applicable law may not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.

6. Applicable laws This site is administered by us from our registered office in England. We make no representation that materials at this site are appropriate or available for use outside the United Kingdom, and access to them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. You may not use or export or re-export the materials at this site or any copy or adaptation in violation of any applicable laws or regulations including without limitation UK export laws and regulations. If you choose to access this site from outside the UK, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. These terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with English law, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws.

7. Intellectual Property The names, images and logos identifying and owned by us or third parties and their products and services are subject to copyright, design rights and trade marks of ours and/or third parties. Nothing contained in these terms shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise any licence or right to use any trademark, patent, design right or copyright of ours, or any other third party.

8. Contributions to our site Where you are able to submit any contribution to our website you agree, by submitting your contribution, to grant us a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive, sub-licenseable right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, play, and exercise all copyright and publicity rights with respect to your contribution worldwide and/or to incorporate your contribution in other works in any media now known or later developed for the full term of any rights that may exist in your contribution. If you do not want to grant us the rights set out above, please do not submit your contribution to us. By submitting your contribution to us you warrant that your contribution is your own original work and that you have the right to make it available to us for any or all of the purposes specified above. Furthermore, you warrant your contribution is not defamatory, does not infringe any law, you indemnify us against all legal fees, damages and other expenses that may be incurred by us as a result of your breach of the above warranty and waive any moral rights in your contribution for the purposes of its submission to and publication on our website and the purposes specified above.

9. Changes to the terms We may revise these terms at any time by updating this posting. You should visit this page from time to time to review the then-current terms because they are binding on you. Certain provisions of these terms may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages at this site.

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Mobile Giving Terms and Conditions

Mobile Giving Terms and Conditions

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"It was brilliant! My whole world suddenly opened up again. I could do what I wanted, when I wanted. To have my freedom back was the best feeling in the world! Milly is my guide dog, but she’s also my best mate."

- Mat and Milly, Guide dog partnership