Saturday, March 13, 2010

It's a Sci-Fi Pawty!

Today my buddy Boris organized a Twitter party to benefit animals in a shelter that he and his family help out. Cool, huh? And the pawty raised over $1,000. Isn't that awesome?!

The pawty had a sci-fi theme, so that was a lot of fun. I won a set of doggie toys and a gift certificate to Yeah! Those are dream prizes for me! Here's what my new doggie toys will look like when they come...

They fit right with the sci-fi theme, don't they? Bigfoot...a Jackalope...and a Sea Monster! I can't wait until they get here!!! AND I get to order MORE toys from when I get my gift certificate!

Boris had a costume contest for the pawty, too, so we all made pictures to enter ourselves in the contest. The costumes had to be sci-fi, fantasy, or horror costumes. I entered three different pictures. This first one is one that Boris actually made for me. I'm a total toy nut, as I'm sure you know, so isn't Toy Story perfect for me? (I added the squeakies just for fun.)

And I thought maybe I should enter something for "horror" just because it's SO very not "me." So here's what I put together for that...

No stuffies were harmed in the making of that picture. The stuffie had already been de-stuffed...

And then I thought that since I'm such a furry doggie, maybe I should make myself an Ewok picture, too! Ta dah!

And you know what? I won 2nd place in the costume contest for my Ewok outfit! Yeah! The prize for 2nd place is being donated by Frugal Dougal (who plans the monthly Twitter parties for us), and he's going to pick out a special prize just for me!

I got a lot of stuff coming in the mail. I'm going to have to stalk the mailman now...


  1. OMC!!! How CUTE are you as an ewok?? Just when we thought you couldn't get cuter, you go and do something like that...

  2. Ewok never looked this good!! You are adorable. Congratulations on all the prizes!

  3. I won that set of toys too! Caesar won the lighted magnets which aren't toys but really cool. Congrats on your costume contest finish too - you make a great Ewok.

  4. I am thinking once you get all of the toys you wonned, it be time for anudder toy inventory. If'n you can count that high.

  5. Shawnee I not finks Buttons & herz mom have enuff toes atween dem to counts dat hi -- MOL

    So glads everybuddy did hab a gud time at #scifiPAWTY

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