Honey Turns 500! And Offers a Special Treat.

500th Post Amazon Gift Card Giveaway

Golden Retriever digging

You won't have to dig nearly as hard for the answers as I'm digging for mollusks.

I started blogging the day before Honey came home with us. Now, more than two years later, we’ve published our 500th post. Woo Hoo!

Celebrate this milestone with us by going on a doggy humor scavenger hunt for a chance to win a $25 Amazon gift card.

Here’s how it works:

  • Look for the clue hidden (but not too hidden) in the funny links below.
  • Enter the answers in the Rafflecopter.
  • Get extra entries if you follow Something Wagging or leave a comment.
  • The contest is open until Monday, June 11 at midnight EST.
  • Tuesday, June 12 I’ll announce the winner.
  • The contest is open to everyone unless you live somewhere that sweepstakes are not allowed by law.

So let’s get started.

Dog Humor Links

Funniest Dog Quotes – Look for the life event comedian Jeff Foxworthy claims looks like a wet St. Bernard coming in through a cat door.

Honey of a Name – In the first paragraph, you’ll find a British meat and pastry dish whose name we quickly eliminated as a possible name for Honey.

If We Love Puppies Because… Then Why… – Name the well-known American and British political figures whose jowls we don’t seem to love as much as those of puppies.

10 Things Your Dog is Most Thankful For – The #1 thing your dog is most thankful for is that toast always lands with the _______ side down.

The Migratory Patterns of the Fuzzy-Bellied Honey – According to a picture caption, the only way to sleep safely with a fuzzy-bellied Honey is when she’s in a __________.


Use the Rafflecopter to enter your scavenger hunt “finds” and to get other ways to increase your chances of winning.

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  1. Congrats on 500 posts – a lot of work there….

  2. congratulations you guys! You have a fantastic blog and I hope to be celebrating 1000 posts with you someday!

  3. Wow – congratulations on 500 posts! That’s quite an accomplishment. I have no idea how you manage to post almost every day but I’m glad you do as you have so much good stuff to share.

    Since I didn’t even know what a blog really was when you began blogging, I loved taking this scavenger hunt through some of you old blog posts. What a creative way to revisit some older content.

    Oh and I think Sophie just “doggedly” swam her way to shore. 😉

  4. Happy 500th postaversary!! Here’s to another 500,000 more!

  5. I think I may be too early then ha ha. Anyway I just thought I’d also give away a 6 day Free dog training course which is our blog too.

    Good luck with your blog.

  6. Congratulations, Pamela! We’re coming up on our 500th post … but it took us more than three year of blogging. You’re amazing.

  7. Five hundred posts is a lot! Congratulations!

    I had a good giggle looking back at some of these posts. I’m sure all five hundred of them have been great ones, too! :)

  8. Congratulations on your 500th! This is the most fun Rafflecopter ever!

  9. And to think that I was so excited about 100 posts :) Congratulations! The best thing about it, is that all of your posts are so great – I ALWAYS look forward to them. I can’t wait to read the next 500!! I can imagine a sweet mermaid carrying Sophie safely to shore :)

  10. Woof! Woof! Golden Hello n Happy 500th WOW! Lots of Golden ALOHA n Woofs, Sugar

  11. Love it! My favorite quote is from Rita Rudner about getting more feet with a dog when you long for the pitter-patter of little feet. 😀

  12. Congratulations on your 500th post Pamela, that was a really fun post too! Now how will you top that? :-)

  13. a huge congrats to you, pamela! and what an awesome post this is. unfortunately, i was off the grid most of the weekend and now am at that silly day job thing, so i don’t have time to enter your contest, but it really looks like fun. great turnout, too!

  14. Congratulations on 500 posts! What a fun way to celebrate! I also love the chance to catch up on some of the posts I missed from back in the day. Not sure if I am able to legally enter the contest but I am going to have fun anyway.

  15. Congratulations Pamela and Honey:) That is a wonderful achievement, not just 500 blog posts but 500 very high calibre posts! Looking forward to reading 5000 more at least. I’m not sure how long that will take but it sounds like a lot:)