YooHoo & Friends

The Official Blog for YooHoo & Friends

Congratulations to our 2013 Spring Photo Contest Winners! May 22, 2013


Thank you to all who entered the contest! It was not an easy decision but we appreciate all the entries!

Winners will be contacted by email with instructions to claim their prizes.

-Team YooHoo


Design a YooHoo & Friends WannaBe Contest Winners May 7, 2012

Filed under: Aurora,contests,WannaBes — yoohoofriends @ 9:32 am
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A huge, massive thank you to everyone who took the time to enter our Design a YooHoo & Friends WannaBe Contest! Our five winners have been determined and their winning contest entries can be viewed above, or in the slideshow below. Winners will receive an email from “yoohoowinners@gmail.com” with instructions on how to claim your prizes. Thanks again to everyone and we’ll have another worldwide contest for you in June! -YooHoo


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2011 YooHoo & Friends Holiday Stocking Contest #Winners January 6, 2012

Thank you to everyone who took the time to submit to our Holiday Stocking Contest! It was not easy picking 5 winners. The winning entries, in no particular order, are below. Congratulations! You will receive an email from “yoohoocontests@gmail.com” with instructions on how to claim your prizes. Thanks! -YooHoo



YooHoo & Friends Poetry Contest Winners October 7, 2011

Filed under: contests,YooHoo & Friends Plush — yoohoofriends @ 4:27 pm
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First off, a huge thank you to each and every one of you who took the time to enter the YooHoo & Friends poetry contest. We had a REALLY tough time picking our five winners. So without much further ado, the five winners in no particular order are…

Diana Tran, Janessa Chong, Jennie Tieu, KaraRii Lee and Kayla Williams. Congratulations!!

See their contest entries below. Winners, please scroll all the way down for info regarding prizes. To view all the excellent poetry contest submissions, visit our Facebook page here.

Diana Tran

Kayla Williams

KaraRii Lee

Jennie Tieu

Janessa Chong

What are the prizes? You have been asking, so this one time we will let you choose. You will have to follow each of these instructions very, very carefully or risk getting the incorrect animals and/or a delay in your prize shipment. Again, PLEASE FOLLOW THESE INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY:

  1. First visit http://shop.auroragift.com and click “Yoohoo & Friends” in the left sidebar. Or just click HERE.
  2. Write down your list of choices from the shop — your final prize list must not exceed $100 USD in retail value.
  3. Include name of the animal, its “item #”, and price on your list (click “view details” under each product to find the item number).
  4. Please remember to only choose from the animals in the YooHoo & Friends category at the official Aurora shop.
  5. Double-check your product’s item numbers. Make sure they match the listing on the website.
  6. If multiple colors/sounds are available, you must specify which one(s) you choose.
  7. Review your list and make sure the total value is no more than $100 USD.
  8. Please email yoohoowinners[at]gmail[dot]com with your full name, complete mailing address, your phone number and final prize list.

Here’s an example of how your email and prize list should look:

Full Name: John Doe

Address: 123 Main St. Los Angeles, CA 11111

Phone: (310) 555-1212

(PRIZE LIST FORMAT: name as listed — color/sound (if applicable) — item # — $ retail price listed)

  • 8″ Hedgie, Purple; #10718; $15
  • 8″ Large YooHoo 70s Love; #10710; $15
  • 5″ Hapee, #30365; $9
  • Lemur with Sound, #30659; $13
  • 14″ Pammee Stocking and Plush, #9704; $18
  • 5″ Yoo & Best Friends Asst., Blue, #7611; $9
  • YooHoo Pet Carrier w/ Sound, pink (giggle), #8541; $13
  • 5″ YooHoo w/ sound, yellow, #30651; $7

(reminder: add up the price to make sure you don’t exceed $100. The above example list is $99 USD. We will not accommodate any requests for prize lists exceeding $100 USD retail value).

If you have any questions, ask them when you email your info or post here in the comments.

Thanks and have a great weekend!



“Design a YooHoo & Friends Tote Bag” Contest Winners – Update June 21, 2011

Filed under: contests,YooHoo & Friends Plush — yoohoofriends @ 11:10 pm
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Thank you to everyone who took the time and effort to submit entries for the “Design a YooHoo & Friends Tote Bag” contest. We are highlighting the top 5 winners, featured on the website here: http://bit.ly/muJ4TR

Due to a technical glitch, an incorrect version of the rules was listed on yoohoofriends.com and subsequently, the YooHoo & Friends blog. In an effort to remedy this error, Aurora will award YooHoo & Friends prize packs to each of the remaining contestants who submitted their entry prior to the contest deadline. To claim your prize, submit your full name, mailing address, phone number and the photo you submitted for the contest to info[at]yoohoofriends[dot]com.

Congratulations to everyone who entered the contest. See all the wonderful entries for the contest by visiting www.facebook.com/yoohoofanpage. On behalf of Aurora and the entire YooHoo & Friends team, we apologize for the confusion. We value your participation in our online community and look forward to bringing you more great contests and prizes in the future.

-YooHoo & Friends Team


YooHoo & Friends Holiday Video Contest Winners January 11, 2011

Filed under: contests,YooHoo & Friends Plush — yoohoofriends @ 1:47 am
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It’s 2011 already!! Can you believe it? That means our Holiday Spirit Video contest has concluded. We received a lot of submissions and although it was very difficult choosing the winners, it is our great pleasure to present the top 5 entries here:

1) Dido Yoohoo

Wins: 24” YooHoo and a selection of 5” YooHoo & Friends plush. Approximate retail value (“ARV”) of each first prize: $300.

2) Kis Alexandra

Wins: 15 piece selection of 12” YooHoo & Friends plush. ARV of each second prize: $240.

3) Lisa Munroe MacDonald

Wins: 10 piece selection of 12” YooHoo & Friends plush. ARV of each third prize: $160.

4) Valérie Marineau

Wins: 7 piece selection of 12” YooHoo & Friends plush. ARV of each fourth prize: $110.

5) Amy Micheli

Wins: 5 piece selection of 12” YooHoo & Friends plush. ARV of each fifth prize: $80.

Thank you to everyone who took the time and put in the effort to enter the contest. Many of our fans know we do regular contests on yoohoofriends.com and through our page on Facebook at http://facebook.com/yoohoofanpage. We hope that if you aren’t already part of the community there that you’ll come join us soon! We’re also on Twitter: @yoohoofriends 🙂




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