2016 Rural Photography Contest- Animals

We’ve chosen the four finalist for the Animals category, starting off the first of four division rounds of our 2016 contest. Help select a winner. Vote now!

A Season For Mercy

When my parents named their new dog, they were spot on.

The Magic Of Simple Gifts

Friends and strangers showered my mother with love and kindness when she needed it the most.

This Restored Antique Sleigh Resulted in Unforgettable Experiences

Dash through the snow and revisit Christmases past in a vintage one-horse open sleigh.

Our National Parks Photo Contest

Your favorite vacation photos could win $500! Enter today and help us celebrate our National Park Service’s 100th birthday.

Girl Finds Christmas Joy as Snow Starts to Fall

Girl Finds Christmas Joy as Snow Starts to Fall

While rushing to finish chores on Christmas Eve, a farm girl takes a moment to savor the Christmas joy around her.

'Boys Don't Ride Girls' Bikes'

Secondhand Bike Was Best Christmas Present Ever

A secondhand bike was the best Christmas present, allowing these brothers the freedom to ride near and far.

An Unusual Christmas Visitor

An Unusual Christmas Visitor

One plucky guinea fowl became this family’s most unusual Christmas visitor when she made her way down the chimney!