Pets at Home opens  at Cannon Retail Park, Twin Tumps Way, on Friday March 13 and is looking for a local Pet Star.

We have teamed up with them to offer a reader and their pet the chance to win £150 worth of Pets at Home gift vouchers PLUS a full grooming session worth up to £50 at the Groom Room in the new  store.

Two runners-up will each receive £50 worth of Pets at Home gift vouchers plus a full grooming  session for their pet. Two more will also receive a full grooming session for their pet worth £50.

The Groom Room offers full grooming, bath and blow dry, puppy grooming and nail clipping, which are all important to a pet’s health and wellbeing.

The winner and their pampered pet will also be invited to the store opening, where they will receive star treatment, with highly-trained pet advisors on hand to help them pick the best products.

Pets at Home in Thamesmead will provide thousands of dedicated pet products for local dogs, cats, small animals, reptiles, birds, fish, chickens and wildlife.

The new store will also feature a pet village, reptile centre and aquatic centre.

To be in with a chance to winning, answer the following question:

When will the new Pets at Home store in Thamesmead open?

A) Friday, March 6

B) Friday, March 20

C) Friday, March 13

Text your answer to 80360, starting your message with NSPETS leave a space and then put your answer, name, number, email and address.

Or send your entry with your name, address and contact phone number on a postcard or a stuck-down envelope to: Pets at Home Competition, News Shopper, Mega House, Crest View Drive, Petts Wood, Kent BR5 1BT.

Closing date: March 6.

Terms & conditions: No cash alternative. Grooming session excludes microchipping. Cat grooming in selected stores only. Winner must be happy for publicity and available for a photocall at the store on March 13 (exact time tbc but likely between 9.30am and 11am)Texts cost 50p plus your normal operator text charge. Lines close March 5, at 11.59pm.

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