Congratulations to our 2017
Pet Slimmer Ambassador

Congratulations to Ruby Roux! As voted for by our judges, Ruby has been awarded the coveted title of 2017 Pet Slimmer of the Year, losing 3.6kg and 42% of her body weight with the help of Chyanne McCleeve from Blue Cross Veterinary Clinic. Well done to all of our finalists - you're all winners in our eyes!

Be inspired and visit our Hall of Fame for more success stories.

Be inspired and visit our Hall of Fame for more success stories.

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The Pet Slimmer Competition

Great prizes* for Pet Slimmers

By reaching target weight your pet is eligible to enter the Hill’s Pet Slimmer of the Year competition. To enter the Pet Slimmer of the Year Competition, you need to submit:
  • Good quality 'before' and 'after' photos so be sure to read our tips on taking great photos.
  • A testimonial of your pet’s weight loss story.

Closing date for entries is 15 August. No late entries will be accepted. Should your pet reach target weight after this date he or she will be eligible for the following year’s competition.

panel of Hill's judges will select finalists from the eligible competition entrants. They will be announced on the website in the first week of October.

Finalists each receive:

  • Certificate of Achievement
  • 3 month's supply of Hill's food
  • A bottle of champagne to toast your pet's success!

During the month of October a panel of celebrity judges will select their top 3 favourites.

Based on the judges’ decision, a 1st, 2nd and 3rd pet will be chosen and will win a prize. The pet in 1st place will win R10,000, 2nd place will win R7,000 and 3rd place R5,000.

The top pet will also receive the coveted title of Pet Slimmer of the Year and join our esteemed past ambassadors in our Hall of Fame.

* All rewards and incentives will be delivered to your participating practice once the relevant information is processed. Please allow 6 weeks for delivery.

Petslimmer Competition
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Judges for the 2017 Hill’s Pet Slimmer Competition!

This year we are lucky to have six judges making the tough choice of selecting our 2017 Pet Slimmer winners. Our judges are:

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Zoe Brown (@zbzoebrown)

Zoe is a presenter on Expresso morning breakfast show, after having been discovered through SABC3’s Presenter Search. Zoe has lived in Cape Town and Durban, but now lives permanently in the mother city with her beloved black kitty, Sailor.

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Tony Sanderson (@magic828am)

Tony is the CEO of regional radio station, Magic828am. He has worked in the US and UK, and has been responsible for building radio stations all over Africa. Tony and his wife Jean live on the West Coast and are proud parents to Max, their giant 8-year old poodle.

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Masapeka Mowkwele (@mapasekamowkele)

Mapaseka is a South African actress, who started performing on stage from as early as 13 years old. Since then she has had leading roles in movies and has also appeared in several national commercials for products like ABSA, Joko, Vodacom and Suzuki. She absolutely loves her two dogs, Coco and Juke.

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Damon Beard (@damonbeard)

Damon Beard presents the weekday 9 -12 noon show on East Coast Radio in Durban. He's been in radio for 26 years and has also been a guest DJ on Virgin Radio in Dubai and Colourful Radio in the UK.

He's also hosted various TV game shows and his background is in travel, trauma counselling and communications. His beloved labrador 'Mojo' is 14 years old. Old in dog years ... but young in spirit.'Jabiru' is a rescue pup - a lot younger and Mojo's best friend.

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Carolyn Herrick

Carolyn is a Canadian living in sunny Cape Town. She loves all animals, in particular cats! She is the General Manager for Hill’s Pet Nutrition South Africa.

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Dr Guy Fyvie

Guy is a vet and has been the Veterinary Affairs Manager for Hill’s for the past 19 years. Based in Jozi, Guy is dad to six four-legged furkids.

These judges will spend the month of October deliberating who they feel is most deserving of the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in the Hill’s Pet Slimmer competition this year.
We will announce the results on on 1st November, so watch this space!

Rewards for you
and your pet

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each milestone

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