Tomorrow is Thanksgiving and we are hoping that all of our friends stay warm and dry and gets to fill their bellies full of delicious food. We'll be making a little bit of food over this way as well as visiting some family members.
I wanted to say thank you to everyone who entered our Thanksgiving Photo Contest for Pets. We are very thankful that you sent your wonderful photos in! I am also thankful that I was not the judge for this contest... all the photos were great! I employed my family to do the judging for this contest.
The guest judges include my 9 year old daughter, my boyfriend, .and my mother. (My mother is doing OK and came home from the hospital over the weekend.) Before announcing the winners, I'd like to share ALL of the photo entries. Get ready for an overload of cute!
|Velveeta is thankful for her forever home.|
|Dakota and Cody are thankful for each other.|
|Bailey is thankful for having a best friend and being a best friend.|
|Brody is thankful that his mom knows how to sew comfortable dog beds!|
|Charlie is thankful for his pink manly bed.|
|Sammy is thankful for lots of things!|
|As a cat with a blog, Carlos is thankful for a reliable internet connection in his mansion.|
|Pierson and Maya are ever so thankful for food.|
|This is Riona, Killian, and Fearghas. Riona and Fearghas have epilepsy. They are thankful for each other and every seizure free day they can enjoy together!|
|Vegas is thankful for her food bowls.|
|Silver is thankful that her human has invested in her. And by that she means that her human allows her to sleep in her vest!|
|Chewie is thankful that his pawrents let him help with the yardwork.|
|Spencer is thankful for RAGOM (Retrieve a Golden of Minnesota) who rescued him mom from a puppy mill while she was pregnant with him and his fur-siblings.|
|Elvin is very thankful for his towel that he can hide under!|
|Sookie is thankful for her fox toy.|
|Easy is grateful that we are all together!|
|Buddy is most thankful that he has a place at the table and can be a part of any festivities going on.|
Brody is thankful for our troops that serve their country and sacrifice so much for our freedom, especially this time of year when they are so far away from their family, friends and pets. He is most thankful for his very own soldier.. his mom!
|Karma, Cleo, and Autumn are thankful for their warm heated blanket.|
|Mya is thankful for a nice yard with plenty of leaves that she can enjoy playing in with the kids.|
|Bittle the dog is thankful for his ratty fur-sublings!|
|Manna is thankful for her Daddy who plays with her.|
|Mushu is thankful for a warm bed.|
|Luma is thankful for favorite summer spot in the window with her fan.|
|Hazel is thankful for her big purple pool!|
|Burney is thankful for a nice patch of sunlight with a stellar view.|
|Diesel is thankful for his great, big, cozy bed!|
|Shelly and Poe are thankful for each other and for a nice warm blanket.|
|Sissy is thankful for her fur mom, a roof over her head, toys, treats and the kitty she lives with.|
See why I'm glad I didn't judge this contest?! Everyone's photos and stories are fabulous and I genuinely enjoyed receiving each one! Now to announce the winners as selected by our special guest judges...
Congratulations to our runner-up - Katie and Waffles - who will receive a small prize package -
|Waffles is thankful for dinner. Katie is thankful Waffles isn't touching her feathers.|
And our grand prize winners are Emma and Bailie who will receive a large prize package full of Thanksgiving goodies! Congratulations!
|Emma and Bailie are thankful for their stuffed wabbits and their window seat.|
If you didn't enter the photo contest, let us know what your pet is thankful for in the comments. Thanks again everyone!