Preferred Pest Control | Spider Photo Contest

Spiders of the Web Facebook Photo Contest

October 31, 2019

Contest Overview

Enter the Spiders of the Web photo contest on the official Preferred Pest Facebook or Twitter page for a chance to win a $25 gift card to Thelma's, Sweet Swirls Ice Cream, Smitty's and Smokey Row.

Entry Submission

Submit your original spider-related photos on thePreferred Pest Facebook page, tweet at us, or enter by commenting your picture on our social posts. Please provide a short description of the image, such as where the spider was found or what you were doing while you found it. There is no limit to the number of photos a fan can submit. Photo entries can include spiders, webs, spider Halloween costumes, drawings, etc.*

2019 Spider Photo Contest Winners


iowa spiders.

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2018 Spider Photo Contest Winners


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2017 Spider Photo Contest Winners


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Winner Selection

The Preferred Pest staff will select four winners on Thursday, October 31st, 2019. The winners will be based on the photo's caption, creativity and quality. Winners will receive a $25 gift card to a local Des Moines business.

Winner Notification

Contest winners will be announced October 31st via the Preferred Pest Facebook and Twitter social platforms. Preferred Pest will ask the winners to send their name, photo submission and address to to claim their $25 gift card. We will not use your information for any efforts other than this photo contest. Prizes will be mailed directly to the winners or can be picked up at our office.


The contest is open to Preferred Pest Facebook fans and followers who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. There is no entry fee. The contest is void where prohibited by law, or where the registration or filing requirements of any state or local jurisdiction have not been complied with. The contest is not open to employees of Preferred Pest Control.

Contest Duration

Fan photos will be accepted starting at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, October 7th, 2019 through Wednesday, October 30th, 2019 at 11:00 p.m. The final winners will be chosen Thursday, October 31st, 2019.

Terms and Conditions

All photos must be the original work of the entrants and must not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity, or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity. Preferred Pest reserves the right to remove fan photos from its Facebook page and contest consideration if the content of the photo does not promote the core values of the business. This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Twitter.

*Please do not compromise your safety when capturing photos of real spiders.


Good Luck!