Monday, July 11, 2011

My Tenth Gotcha Day!

Yuppers, today do be my 10th Gotcha Day!  This woz me 10 years ago today, on the eggzakt same day I gotted out of the skeery inner city shelter in Newark, NJ.  I nefur in my wildest puppymares imagined my life would be wot it has become.
OK, so let the pawty begin...
How mom snucked Ice Cream Woofiches from Lainey's Pawtique and Bakery into this howse without my snooter detecting it is beyond me.  You has to click on the pikshure below to see some of the pawsome stuff Lainey's Pawtique and Bakery has.  It be fur dogs and kittehs but you mite want to keep your hoomans away from your pooters coz they will be drooling and sliming up your keyboards fur sure!
Laineys Pawtique & Bakery


  1. Happy Gotcha Day Shawnee!!!!!!!!!!

    Here's to a happy hiking day - when it has khooled down of khourse!


  2. Happy 10th Gotcha Day, Shawnee!
    Those treats looked PAWSOME!

  3. Happy 10th Gotcha Day, Shawnee!! We can't believe you three sat there WITH HATS ON and waited to eat your ice cream sandwiches! You're all amazing :-)

    Have a gurrreat week!

    -Gizmo, Bart and Ruby

  4. Shawnee...
    Wow wee you are 10! Happy Gotcha day.. I do be wearing my birfday suit for you all day. Your pawtee crew needs a little excitement so I'll be right ovfur.
    ps- that ice cream sammie looks delicious. how did your momma sneak that in. She probably put a human only food label on it.

  5. Happy Gotcha Day, Shawnee! I am SO glad your mom found you and finally realized that the two of you were meant to be together! Now I'm off to dream about those Ice Cream Woofiches! My dog! And where did your mom find that candle?


  6. Happy Gotcha Day, Shawnee!!
    What an incredibly cute pup you were.
    I love the picture with you and your sisfurs. You are all so beautiful. A big 'thank you' to your Mom for saving you so we can all celebrate this wonderful Gotcha Day!

  7. Happy Gotcha Day my beautiful Shawnee pup!!!!!!!! Hope you enjoyed lots and lots of goodies!

  8. Happy Gotcha Day, Shawnee!!!! We are just amazed that you are already 10!!! You look like such a young pup. And we are all drooling over your treats. Yummerlicious.

    Have a great year and we are ready for more hikes.

    Woos ~ Phantom, Thunder, and Ciara

  9. Happy happy gotcha day!!! Those icecream noms look DEE-LISH-OUS! Worth the pointy hats! Your mom sure is lucky you let her getcha!

  10. Happy gotcha day mate!! Thanks for sharing all your cool adventures with us:)

    RA & Isis

  11. AWWWWW look how HAPPY you look! I am So happy for you that you found your SPECIAL MOMMY 10 years ago today! I hope you have MANY MORE <3 Lainey says HoOoOoOoWwWls

    Ummm Your Mommy was STUPENDOUS at hiding the Woofiches.... (YOU were OUTSIDE!! B.O.L.!!)

  12. Happy Gotcha Day, Shawnee! We hope you had a fantastic day!


  13. HaPpY GoTChA DaY to YoU....
    HAppY GotChA DaY to YOu....
    HaPpY GOtCha DAy, DeAreSt SHAWNEE..

    HaPPy GoTcHA DaY to YOU!!!

    You are still looking as very cute as you were as a pup!!!

    MinnK and Pack

  14. YEAH!!! HAPPY GOTCHA DAY, my former foster sister!

    *big hugs* from me & my Mom!

    Now I gotta get Mom to order some of those yummies for me!

  15. Shawnee....Happy Gotcha Day. What a wonderful thing. I like that picture of you 10 years ago. Have a wonderful celebration

    pawhugs, Max

  16. Hi Shawnee, we'd never have guessed you were 10 years old, you look so young and fit!! Those cakes look good enough to eat that's for sure, have a great week old man, oops - hee hee ;-) Dex and lou xxx

  17. HAPPY GOTCHA DAY X's 10!!!

    THOSE SNACKS LOOK DELICIOUS!!! I love it that you have your NAME on YOURS.

    I hope you have a super duper day with TONS of celebrations!!!

  18. Shawnee,

    Happy x10 Gotcha Day my furiend!

    Woofs and Licks,
    Maggie Mae

    PeeS Is dere any cake left.....just askin' ;)

  19. Happy Gotcha Day!! I hope you had a great day and enjoyed your treats! My 10th Gotcha Day was last September - though I was 3 or 4 when I was adopted so I am wee bit older than you.

    Your pal, Pip

  20. P.S.: Are you planning a special birthday hike?

  21. happy gotcha day my furriend! Hope you had lots of fun celebrating.

  22. HAPPY GOTCHA DAY, SHAWNEE!!! Thanks for sharing that ridiculously adorable pic of you as a young thing - cuteness factor is off the charts!

  23. Appy Gotcha Day my bootiful pal. We sure are glad your momma found you in dat shelter. Woof....xxxx

  24. Happy Gotcha Day, Shawnee! May you have many more!

  25. HAPPY GOTCHA DAY Shawnee! Looks like you know how to party. Those ice cream samiches look YUMMMY! Your GOTCHA Day was also your LUCKY Day, eh? It was 7-11 (lucky numbers, right?) and lucky that you were gotted by somebody who likes to hike as much as you do! (and buys yummy ice cream) CONGRATS to you!

    What a cute puppy pic! Hard to believe you were that little :)

    (a day late ;/ we were in a sugar coma yesterday from all the free Slurpees)

    The Road Dogs

  26. HAPPY GOTCHA DAY to one of da bestest Shepherd dogs wot ever comed to visit me!!!


  27. This is a bit belated but happy gotcha day!

  28. Shawnee
    no worries... my fur don't rot. But I was so stinky that momma finally thru me in the bathtub. She says should found gills under that fur.

  29. Shawnee we wish you a VERY Happy 10th Gotcha Day!!!! You are so lucky and your Mom is also Very lucky to have you for a hiking furiend!!!!
    Wonderful special treats and a pawty for you! Sorry we couldn't be there to celebrate with you. Especially the yummies!
    Happy wags & woofs

  30. Hi there Shawnee - Mumma & I bes sorry that we missed your special day, but we will sing you a fery happy gotcha day song now .... once we make up the song. :O)

    That sure looks like some super yummy nom nom that you all hafed fur your day.

    *going off yo make up our song now....*

    Woofs & slobbers from Ruger

    PeeSsss - fanks for the advice about holding up my paw & doing the pathetic look when Mumma makes me go on the bumpy rocks. I will try that next time along wif the squeaky noises. I fink it will work wif my hu-Dad, but my hu-Mum is fery hard to crack.