Scavenger Hunt Results Are In!

First off, I want to thank everyone who participated in this year’s Blogiversary contest. It means a lot to me that you joined in on the fun. I wish I could send a prize to everyone. Trust me, I tried to think of a way! Maybe next year?

The answers you came up with were more than just creative. I didn’t realize just how many pet blogs out there I’ve never heard of before. This community just keeps getting bigger and bigger every year. What a wonderful thing it is to know so many animals are so loved. I haven’t had a chance yet to check out every link you sent in, but I intend on doing so as soon as possible. This blogger does not like to miss out on anything, especially anything pet-related!

In order of category, here are the blogs you found: 

1. A dog with blue eyes

Cardigan Complex (Simon)

This One Wild Life (Paul Newman)

Wootube (Mr. Woo and TWooie)

Dogster (Baby Blue Eyes)

Who’s a Good Dog Photo Blog (Gus)

Husky Dog Blog (Nebo and Skya)

The Chronicle of Woos  (Phantom, Thunder, and Lightning)

A Tale of Two Huskies (Isabella and Jake)

Boogie’s Blog (Boogie)

2. An orange cat

Darby and Pumpkin’s Daily

Reactive Champion

Fat Orange Cat Studio - love the name!

Raise a Green Dog

Mary Swift Photography

Jeff the Giant Orange Cat - Gotta love a cat named Jeff!

The Orange Tabby Cat

3. A dog with a job

Tales and Tails

Oh My Dog

Working Service Dog

Mouthful of Feathers

Snoopy’s Dog Blog

Four Legged Views

4. A home with more than five pets

Ruffly Speaking

24 Paws of Love

Jen’s Black Dog Blog

The Thundering Herd

Katnip Lounge

5. A dog with a funny hairdo

Dexter’s Ruff Life

Two Pitties in the City (Mr. B)

Will My Dog Hate Me

Puppy Toob

Scruffy Dog Photography

Peggy’s Pet Place

Wilf the PON Discovers France

Snoopy’s Dog Blog

Tucker Tells All

6. A pet other than a cat or a dog

A Filly’s Best Friend

Bunny’s Blog

Snot Face and Twiggy

My House Rabbit

The Simple Country Life

Guinea Pig Today

Potentially Nervous

Minna Krebs ~ Blogville, Texas

The Accidental Olympian

New Vocations Thoroughbred

7. A dog breed you have never heard of before

Raising Rama (Cane Corso)

Kenzo the Hovawart (Hovawart)

Dog Breed Info (Aidi)

Dogster (Schnoodle)

Fabulous Flo (Liver-nosed Rhodesian Ridgeback)

My GBGV Life (Kuvasz)

Wild Dingo (Formosan Mountain Dog)

8. A pet rescued from a shelter or other organization

Of Pit Bulls & Patience

No Dog About It

Bringing Up Bella

Doggies and Stuff

Waldo Bungie

Pauley James

Life With Desmond

Mayzie’s Dog Blog

Tricks for Treats

House of Carnivores

Little Dogs on Long Leashes

9. A blog you have never read before

Terrierman’s Daily Dose

Badrap Blog

Cesar’s Way*

Pop Dog Blog

Romina Danell

Of Pit Bulls & Patience

Ina in Alaska

Fido and Wino - And Bambino!

Deaf Dogs Need a Voice

10. A pet you secretly wish was yours

Love & A Six-Foot Leash (Chick and Snickerdoodle)

Something Wagging This Way Comes (Honey)

Smart Dog (Tango)

Dispatches From the Potomac (Petey)

Dog is God in Reverse (Tori)

Greyhound Gardens (Timber)

Identity: V + E (Elli)

A Franklin a Day (Franklin)

Now to announce the winners!

The first prize, the $25 gift certificate for Sirius Republic, goes to… Lauren of Life With Desmond!

The second prize, the $25 gift certificate for The Animal Rescue Site, goes to… Brooke of Tucker Tells All!

And the third prize, the t-shirt from Jusani Culture, goes to… Elizabeth of Chronicles of Cardigan!

Congratulations to the winners and a hundred thousand thank yous to all who joined in on the games.

I can’t wait till next year!

*For personal reasons, I have chosen not to link to this particular blog – though I do appreciate the snark that went into this answer. A quick google search should come up with the results for you if you are interested.

18 thoughts on “Scavenger Hunt Results Are In!

  1. Oh no!!! No, no, no! I missed it! eck! I was so looking forward to doing this hunt too!
    I don’t know why but I thought the deadline was next week! Darn it!

    Oh well, I loved reading who everyone choose!
    This was a great idea Kristine and I hope next year I won’t be so absent minded:)

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  2. Congratulations to the winners! This is a great list of links and such a good idea, Kristine. Perhaps it should be a new blogiversary tradition … each of us could do it on our blogiversary!

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    • Haha! I am so glad you had fun! I am not sure if I will do it again – it was a lot more work than I expected. Though, that seems to be how I roll. ;-)

      Thanks again for participating! It made the day very special.

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  3. WOO HOO! I never win anything! Thanks so much for randomly selecting me! And for having a blogiversary! And a scavenger hunt! And posting all these links! And for writing your butt off! Okay, I’m done. ;)

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    • Thanks for participating! You came up with some pretty cool answers. I love finding new blogs. It’s like opening a brand new book.

      Congratulations! I will try to contact you today about picking out your t-shirt!

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  4. This was so much fun. Thanks for hosting.

    But I had no idea our scavenges were going to be public. I wouldn’t have linked to Cesar’s blog either. And I’m a little worried that Edie won’t like me anymore for saying Frankie had a funny hair do.

    What worries me even more, though, is that someone out there wants to adopt Honey. Should I put a lock on the gate? Or maybe just publish some stories about what a horrible dog she is? :)

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    • Well, Edie wouldn’t have known it was you until now… I think she will be honoured. Frankie’s hair-cut may be funny, but it is also awfully cute.

      I am not sure if I would be violating confidentiality if I told you who said they wanted Honey. But I don’t think you have to be afraid. She would have been one of my choices for that category too. :-)

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    • My sincerest apologies! It has been fixed now. I guess a mistake or two was bound to happen after all that linking. Thank you so much for pointing it out!

      Has Desmond’s mom been sending love letters to Tori? Not that I will confirm or deny your guess. ;-)

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  5. OH for WOOF SAKES! I even did the hunt and then forgot to send it to you? Way to be, me. I am so sorry I missed it. Oh well, I still had the fun of the scavenger hunt. You always have the coolest event ideas… Any great idea’s for Kol’s Birthday Bash this year? LOL.

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  6. thank you so much, kristine, for running this scavenger hunt. i thought it was so fun and all these answers are great! hope you enjoyed your blogiversary.

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