The Average Joe Cat Photo Contest!

There Just Aren't Enough Cat Photos on the Internet. Let's Fix That!

The Average Joe Cat Photo Contest is an annual online celebration of cats and their quirks. Starting on Sunday, April 15th, we invite you to enter YOUR favorite cat photos in our 2019 contest, powered by GoGo Photo Contest.

Winners will be selected based on the number of online votes they receive between April 15th and May 31st and all proceeds will support Purrfect Pals.

Let’s make this annual fundraiser a huge success so we can provide much-needed second chances for the many homeless cats and kittens who need our help!

Entering the Contest

  • Please visit this page between April 15th and May 31st to enter your favorite cat photos (and your kitty’s story!) and then start campaigning for votes.
  • Don’t forget to tell your family, friends and social media followers about the contest and encourage them to vote for your kitty!
  • You may enter as many photos as you would like.
  • The registration fee for each photo entry is $20.00.
  • Please submit a good quality picture of your cat that we can share on social media and our website.

Contest Prizes:

  • FIRST PLACE WINNER: GoPro HERO7 Black (for taking cat photos and videos, of course!)
  • SECOND PLACE WINNER: $100 Gift Card
  • THIRD PLACE WINNER: Purrfect Pals Prize Pack


  • The voting period will begin on April 15th, 2019 and end on May 31st, 2019.
  • Voting is open to everyone and there is no limit to the number of votes you can purchase.
  • Votes are $1 each.
  • All proceeds from the Average Joe Cat Photo Contest will support the important work Purrfect Pals is doing to end cat homelessness in the Puget Sound region. Purrfect Pals is a nonprofit organization and your donation may be tax-deductible.
  • Be sure to email a link to your photo(s) to friends and family asking them to vote and explain that their votes help homeless kitties ($1 donation per vote)
  • It’s quick and easy to share your cat’s photo link on social media to encourage votes.
  • Remember to enter your photos ASAP so you can get as many votes as possible Every crazy cat person needs a GoPro camera and we want YOU to win!

Have Questions About the Photo Contest? Please call us at 360-926-8494 or email