Hot Diggity Dog, Your Pup Could Be on A SC Lottery Scratch-Off

May 3, 2023 | Government

COLUMBIA, SC (May 1, 2023) – Dog owners, listen up, the South Carolina Education Lottery has an opportunity for you. Your precious pup could be featured on the $2 Happy Pawlidays scratch-off ticket coming out in October!

Starting today, you can submit a photo of your furry friend online at Five winners will win a $100 gift card!

You have until Friday, May 12 to submit your pup’s photo.

The Lottery will select 25 dog photos to post on its website and the public will vote on their favourites starting Monday, May 22 through Friday, May 26. The Top 6 dogs with the most votes will be professionally photographed to appear on the Happy Pawlidays scratch-off!

The $2 Happy Pawlidays scratch-off goes on sale Tuesday, October 3 and offers players a chance to win up to $30,000.

Must be 18 or older and a South Carolina resident to participate in the photo contest.  For official rules, photo guidelines and odds, visit This contest is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by or associated with Chewy. No purchase is necessary to enter.


SOURCE:  South Carolina Education Lottery.