We are pleased to announce the first “Greensburg Pet Ambassador” Contest. 

 All cats and dogs residing with their owners in the 15601 zip code are eligible to enter.

We’re looking for the perfect model to represent all Greensburg Pets!

The contest will be the highlight of our “Dog Days of Summer” Third Thursday Promotion on August 18.

See the below for contest details! 


NOMINATION PROCESS:  August 1-13, 2022

  • Pet owner & Pet must reside in zip code 15601.
  • Nominations will be accepted from August 1-13 online at Shopgreensburg.com.
  • A total of 10 finalists will be selected by the “Pet Ambassador Nomination Committee.”
  • Decisions of the nomination committee will be final.
  • No purchase necessary. No cost to enter.

If your pet is selected as a finalist, the owner and the pet must be present on August 18, from 5-8 p.m.  to participate in the festivities in Downtown Greensburg.  Each of the finalists will be assigned to a designated business in Downtown Greensburg, where the public can meet them and cast their votes.  In submitting a nomination, the pet owner acknowledges that pet nominees and finalists may be promoted in social and print media.



  • Voting will take place from August 18 – 20 in the specified Downtown businesses only –List of businesses forthcoming.
  • Each vote will cost $1. All proceeds will benefit Wayward Whiskers and the Humane Society of Westmoreland County.
  • The pet that receives the most votes will be awarded the title of “Greensburg’s Pet Ambassador” from August 25, 2022, to August 2023.


    The ceremony will take place on August 25 at 7:30 p.m. during the Greensburg Night Market on South Pennsylvania Avenue.  The Ambassador will receive the following awards and perks:

    • Opportunity to appear/participate in community events and parades.
    • Will receive the “Greensburg’s Pet Ambassador Bandana” to be worn during the above appearances.
    • Gift Basket of Pet Treats and Prizes.
    • Engraved Sterling Silver Charm.
    • Framed 8×10 Photo of Pet wearing the official Bandana.


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