Mr. Handyman presents fifth annual “My ‘Pet’ Peeves” photo contest for National Pet Month

WACO, Texas, May 5, 2021 / PRNewswire / – For the fifth consecutive year, Mr. Handyman, a neighboring company, is encouraging pet parents everywhere to take pictures of their pet’s bad behavior in honor of National Pet Month in May. The nation’s premier home maintenance, repair, and improvement franchise’s annual “My ‘Pet’ Peeves” photo contest shows pet owners that they are not alone by rewarding top photos of a pet’s bad behavior, humor and Embodies chaos.

To enter the “My ‘Pet’ Peeves” photo contest, click here to submit a photo of your own pet mess. Ideas include, but are not limited to, damage to a pet’s yard, destroyed shoes, home destruction, stepping into the snack drawer, or just plain cute face May 31, 2021 at the 11:59 p.m. CT. Dogs, cats, horses, hamsters, reptiles, rabbits, turtles and more are welcome. Mr. Handyman will reward five random winners with one $ 250 PetSmart gift card to show that our pets can drive us crazy sometimes, but we still love them no matter what!

“Our pets are members of our family and have in many cases been emotional support as we mastered the various challenges of the past year. As much as we love them, sometimes they can wreak havoc in our homes,” said JB Sassano, president of Mr. Handyman. “Knowing the importance of pets and the role they play in many people’s lives, our professional Mr. Handyman technicians have helped homeowners across the country install pet doors, fix floors, and replace panels and screens to relieve the stress and the long term Decreasing maintenance comes with owning a pet and at home. ”

Additionally, Mr. Handyman offers the following tips to help pet owners with common pet problems:

  • Repair chewed drywall: To repair drywall that a puppy or fearful dog may have chewed on, scrape off any loose residue from holes or dents and cover with quick-drying putty knife. Allow to dry for at least 24 hours and hide repairs with some touch-up paint. While small bite holes are easy to camouflage, years of cover damage can eventually lead to uneven drywall.
  • Protect the Floor: Pets can damage hardwood floors just by walking on them. Protect your hardwood floor by maintaining claw length and keeping carpets around the house for pets to lie on. Fix minor scratches with floor cleaner and protective coating. Clean the scratch with a damp cloth, scrub the cleaner over the scratch, and then repeat the process with a clean cloth to rinse the hardwood cleaner off.
  • Protect wood: Wood is often a target for pets who chew or scratch. The simplest protection plan is to put plastic wrap or PVC tubing around table and chair legs to avoid claw and bite marks. Save doors by adding clear plastic wrap.

“We are very excited to roll out this photo contest for the fifth time during National Pet Month,” said Sassano.

“We pride ourselves on enabling attendees to bask in the collective humor of pet owners by sharing photos and entertaining each other through the wild antics of our pets.”

To learn more about the “My ‘Pet’ Peeves” photo contest or other helpful tips from Mr. Handyman, visit: The official rules for the 2021 photo competition can be found at:

About Mr. Handyman®
Mr. Handyman® is North America leading company for the maintenance, repair and improvement of commercial and residential real estate. With around 300 locations in the US and CanadaMr. Handyman® is recognized as one of the fastest growing handyman service franchise systems. Mr. Handyman® was acquired in 2015 and is part of Neighborly®, the world’s largest household services franchisor with 28 brands and nearly 4,800 independent and operated franchises that repair, maintain and improve real estate. You can find Neighborly® trademarks at in The United States and in Canada. For more information on Mr. Handyman®, please visit Click here to learn more about franchising opportunities with Neighborly®.

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