AND THE WINNER IS......................................


After hours of deliberation, spreadsheets and ummmm napping by me whilst Mama went to get her peepers checked here are the winners of the 1st Annual Smileyfest. Drumroll please....dadadadadadadadadada

Third Place, and $10 donated to Lifelong Friends in their name is.......

Congrats Jasmine. Mama will be making a card and posting it later
in the week with your beautiful Smiley Face!

Second Place and $15 donated to Lifelong Friends in their name goes to........


and now for the moment you have all been waiting for
.............First Place and $25 donated to their favorite animal shelter

Angel Patachou!!!! 

This is very special because Patachu went over the rainbow bridge and this is a great way to honor her memory!! Because this is a special case, Mama is adding $15 (a total of $40) in lieu of the personal prize package!!! Anne-Katherine please email my Mama at bethblogatebchristiansdotcom and let me know what animal shelter you would like the donation to go to.


Every furiend was a winner in this contest!!!

 Be sure to come take lots of smiley pictures this year for next year's contest!!! 
Remember smiling makes everyone wonder what you are up to!!!!


The 'splorin' Wolfies said...

great contest everyone and congrats to the winners!

Two Country Poodles said...

Congrats to all of the wonderful smiliers out there! You will be helping alot of homeless animals with the money donated.

Wags and Licks,
Mollie Jo & Bobo

houndstooth said...

Awesome contest! Congratulations to the winners!

Cole said...

Congrats to the winners!

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


Tank woo fur hostessing this one!



Martha and Bailey said...

Congratulations to the winners and to every smiley face entry - the post made us smile!
Thank you very much Dory and mom for a great contest. It was a lot of work and we appreciate it.
Martha & Bailey xxx

Bijou said...

CoNgRaTuLaTiOnS to Jasmine, Kylie and Patachou.

Thanks for hosting a pawtastic contest Dory!


Mack said...

Congrats Angel Patachou and all the winners!

MAX said...

Congratulations to all the winners. It was a lovely competition to observe from the sidelines. Thank you.

Tobi said...

Congrats, congrats to all the WEINERS!!!

Aniemother said...

Congrats to the well deserving winners!


Scout and Freyja said...

ConCATulations to alla' da winners! We voted and it was miserable trying to pick just one!

Euri said...

Congrats to the winners! Mommy especially loves Jasmine. Who knew goats were in the running?

Kira The BeaWootiful said...

Woooos! Great smiles and congrats to all of the winners! I am sure the extra green papers will help the animals!
-Kira The BeaWootiful

Dip-Dip and The Bridge said...

Oh, what a wonderful winner, we bet she is smiling up at Rainbow Bridge. Congrats to Kylie and Jasmine too, very deserving winners! Great contest too Dory.
Wags and kisses, Dinah, Bridget and Elliot xx

misskyliem said...

Wow Wow Wow!!! I can't believe I was second place!! WoooF! Thanks for all the votes evfurryone! And Thanks to Dory and Bilbo and her Mom for hosting!!



Miley said...

Congrats to all the winners, I couldn't have picked one...they were all great!!! What a great contest for a great cause!!!

lotsa licks,

Cloud the Wonder Dog said...

CongRATs to the winners, what a fun contest Dory! :-)


JackDaddy said...

That first dog sure does look funny!

Santa and Minnie said...

Congratulations to all the winners! Thanks Dory, for hosting this wonderful contest, it makes everyone smile looking at all those smiley pictures.

Oskar said...

Hooray for the winners. I love Jamine the goat!

achieve1dream said...
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achieve1dream said...

Oops, I deleted my comment. Here it is:

Thaaanks for voting for me everyone!! And thaaaank you Dory for making a donation in my name. Thaaaat's a veeeery special prize.


Mango said...

That was totally the best contest ever! Thank you so much Dory. And congrats to all the fabulous winners!


Teddy Bear said...

Congrats to the winners and to all the smiling contestants. We loved seeing all the photos.

Teddy Bear

Lorenza said...

Congratulations to the winners!
Kisses and hugs

The Army of Four said...

GREAT contest; everyone wins!!! Way to go, everyone!
Tail wags,
PS: We voted for Jasmine. We had to. I mean - look at that SMILE!!!

Samantha said...

What a terrific bunch of smiley winners! Congrats to you all!
xo Hugs

The OP Pack said...

Congrats to all the winners - AND all the entrants - it was one grand contest. In our minds, you and your Mom are really to be commended to for taking on such a huge contest and for giving such meaningful and kind prizes - lots of furanimals will be very happy because of you.

Tail wags, the OP Pack

chicamom85 said...

Dory and Bilbo and Dory Mama, that was a fun and great and awesome contest. Thank you! Congratulations to all the winners. The way you did it with the prizes makes everydog a winner cause you are helping one of us somewhere. You are the coolest ever!!

licks and sniffs, loveys and growls, Sasha

Dennis the Vizsla said...

Congratulations to the winners!

Stella said...

We just have to ask . . .what kind of a dog is Jasmine? What a gorgeous and perfect smile she has!

Congrats to all the rest of the winners too, especially my sister Kylie!


Benny and Lily said...

Congratulations everybody
Love the goat!
Benny & Lily

Piappies World said...

Congratulations to Jasmine, Kylie and of course, Patachou!!!

This contest is really a fun and happy one to be part of.

Thank you so much Dory and Mama! And we support all the projects you have to help the homeless animals.

Enjoy your week.

- Fudgie, Princess, Frappie, Mocha, Sugar, Scrappy & Bullet

Madi and Mom said...

Dory you and Mom had quite a successful Smiley Fest!!! Great job.
I know it was a lot of work. Great choices and winners!!!
Madi and Mom

Tanuki Maxx said...

Kongrats to all!


Rocky Creek Scotties and Java said...

This was a wonderful contest - congrats to the winners.

Lilly, Piper, Carrleigh and Java

Cheryl, Indiana, Shingo and Molly said...

Awww, congrats to all the winners! This sure was a fun contest! Looking forward to smiling for next year!

Woofs and Kisses!

Anne-Kathrine said...

Woohooo Thank you sooo much everyone for voting for Patachou. I sent an email to your mama. So let me know that you received it lol. I'm asking the donation to be made to the Houston SPCA because that is where I got Nanuchy (my 14 yr old terrorX) from !!

Thanks again!!!

Draco and his Mom said...

This was a very fun contest...so fun to meet new friends and look at smiley pictures of old friends. Thanks for hosting this contest and Congrats to all the winners.
Draco and His Mom.

Thor said...

Congrat to all the winners!
love, Thor

Oakley and Swisher said...

Congrats to the winners. Keep smiling!

Lots of Licks--and smiles
Oak and Swish

SquirrelQueen said...

Congrats to all of the winners, what a great contest.

Tiffany and the Munchkins said...

Woo hoo! Such deserving winners! Congrats to all of them. Fantastic contest Dory. We had so much fun participating and making new furiends. We can't wait until next year!

Chihuahua kisses,
The Munchkins