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Sunday, June 28, 2009

My Salute to Dakota and Catching Up

My Sunday salute for Dakota. Mom is doing most of the howling (hehe) but I am trying my best and only could muster up barking. So here's to you Dakota my friend.


Do not forget to howl, bark or meow your salute to Dakota today. =)


I was tagged by Twix a few days back to play a game.
The rules are stated as such:
(why does everything have to have rules?)
1. Open your "My Photos" folder and select the 6th folder
2. Select the 6th photo in that folder
3. Post the photo along with the story behind it
4. Tag 5 of your friends to do the same thing
Sounds like fun, huh? You never know what might show up on someone's blog!!!
So, here is my picture:

This was my birthday and my new bed from my mom. =)

Do Not Forget!!
Ike is having his first Annual Summer Photo Contest and it ends tonight!!
The rules: email a photo of you that epitomizes summer - swimming, sunbathing, picnicing, eating wallymelon, whatever it is you do this fine time of year. Only one photo per animal (this rule can be broken if you have more than one photo that is totally pawesome - you will know if you can break the rule.)
All submissions must be in by 10:00pm CST on Sunday June 28.
My mom will pick the 5 finalists and then you will vote!
email: emilyandian @ gmail.com (take out the spaces)
Let the competition begin! Woot!

This is my submission of my doing what I love best, swimming after my wubba!


And here are my mom's first tomatoes! She has never grown anything before and look how well they are doing. I am very proud of her. =)

and this is what we saw in the sky this past Friday, how cool is that.

23 comments:

Lorenza said...

Hi, Mason!
I made my salute to Dakota too! And my mom was howling too! Haaa!
Kisses and hugs
Lorenza

C.l.o.v.e.r. said...

Hi friend!
What good howlers you and your mom are. :)
Good luck in Ike's contest - that is a great summer picture of you!
xo

The OP Pack said...

We have been so impressed with all the woos and howls, silent and spoken, that we have heard today. Thank you, Mason Dixie, we are sure that Dakota is wooing back to all of her furiends left behind.

Our mom wishes she could grow some tomatoes like those but the rabbits steal all of them - pesky critters.

Woos, the OP Pack

Honey the Great Dane said...

Hi Mason,

Oh no - I only found out about the salute today and it is already Monday here in Auckland. I will try to do it (I don't howl!) and put it in my next post - I hope that will be OK, even though it's late!

Slobbers,
Honey the Great Dane

Raising Addie said...

WOW you have been very busy!

That was a great tribute to Dakota!

Thank you for the heads on up the contests. Your submissions are great!

Our mom LOVES fresh tomatoes and cucumbers but the Texas heat does not allow us to grow them well. Native Texans know the drill, us Yankees that moved here just end up wasting a lot of water with to veggies!

Sorry we have been away for so long. Things have been crazy around our house again.

Chasing my tale...
Addie, Lucie, and Hailey

Twix said...

Hey Mason! Great job how-arking or bar-owling! Mom tried to get me to howl but I don't really do that. Love your pic from the game. I will try to enter the contest.
Love and hugs,
Twix

Mochi and Mommy said...

Hi Mason Dixie! Your howling salute for Dakota was a great idea! I decided to do one too. Enjoy the rest of your weekend!

Mochi

SEDONA said...

Hi Mason!
Pawsome dock dive!
We have baby tomatoes coming up too & my human is excited like yours...it takes so little to make them happy, huh?!
Your pal,
Sedona

Khyra The Siberian Husky And Sometimes Her Mom said...

What a grrrreat post!

At least woo have a real bark....

Tank woo fur sharing all your 'stuff' today!

Hugz&Khysses,
Khyra

Thor said...

Great howling/barking of you and your mom, Mason :D
Good luck with the summer contest!

xoxo,
Thor

GoldenSamantha said...

Hi Mason - that was a great salute to Dakota; I couldn't emit a sound. Love your photo for the contest and btw, thanks for the H Bday wishes! Nice work on your tag too!
Hugs xo
Sammie

Princess Eva and Brice said...

Momma tried to video us howling but it would have just been a video of us looking at her weird.

But Momma did dream of Dakota this afternoon.

Maggie and Mitch said...

What a great salute to Dakota, Mason!
We loved watching you swim with Wubba! It's the perfect summer shot!

Love ya lots,
Maggie and Mitch

pughy said...

That was a pawsome tribute to our lovely Dakota.. I am so sure she will have heard all our howls, purrs etc..

Those tomatoe's are awesome. well done to your mum.. I am impressed with the swimming, I hate water.. yuk.. Good luck with the contest..

Hugs GJ xx

Emma and Emmy said...

Hello Mason,

You have so talented - a great swimmer and vocalist.

Ms. ~K said...

Beautiful howling Girls!!!

Morgan in Pittsburgh said...

I love summer, except for it being so hot. So, maybe I don't like it so much.. I tried to howl too, but it was just a barkey-bark
Morgan

Martha Basset said...

We loved the combined howling talents of you and your mom.
Tomatoes look great.
love
Martha & Bailey xxx

Morgan in Pittsburgh said...

Oh, by the way - it was good seeing you at the wedding - you and Alfie looked great together!
Morgan

Chef ·˙ ۛ ♥ said...

I'm gong to think a howl for Dakota because I don't know how to howl. OK here I go: """"hooooooooowwwllll""""

Your tomatoes look great. We've tried growing tomatoes but the rabbits and squirrels eat them up before I could get to them!

Good luck in the contest.

xox
Chef

The Army of Four said...

Your mom's tomatoes need to have a chat with our mom's tomatoes. Check that - tomato, no "es".
Play bows,
Zim

Scout 'n Freyja said...

We fink that youz howl was really kewel and know that Dakota was smiling up there at the Bridge☺

NORWOOD UNLEASHED said...

MD
THat is the best dive I've ever seen! Nice tribute to Ms Dakota.
Norwood

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