a tired dog is a good dog

Wednesday, July 2, 2008


I've been down da showe
(honest that's how they say it in Jewsey)
wif my fwiends at Kousin Koobie's invitation..fwolicking in the suwf and then playing in the casinos...it's been gweat , but now I have to come home cause we'we leaving eawly in the mowning...I suwe hope I can go back latew in the summew to da showe wif my fwiends cause this was gweat!!!!!

I'm going away to New Hamstew wif Mommi, Daddi, and Auntie Kawen.
I'll be back on Toosday wif pictoowes to show all of you

this is how my city looks on the Fouwf of July

I hope all of you and youw families have a wondewful Fouwf of July and won't be bothewed by fiwewowks, and that you will all get lots of hot dogs and hambuwglews, and Wally melon and othew yummies to help you enjoy Independence day. Pleez Stay Safe !!!!!!

I'll miss all of you!!!
love and smoochie kisses


Ben & Darling said...

Asta sweetie, I hope you have a pawsome trip to New Hamstew and enjoy all the fireworks, hotdog & hamburger on 4th July!!!

Miss you & come back soon.

slurpy licks,

Faya said...

Petite Asta fais très attention à toi avec tous ces pétards.... Prenez tous du bon temps et bonne célébration du 4 Juillet !
Bisous à toutes et à tous !

i said...

Happy 4th to you! Have fun now!

Lacy said...

w00f's asta, myrna, mommi, daddi and aunt kawen, haff a super dooper time on ur 4th vacation...and dont eat to much..

b safe,

The Black and Tans. said...


Have a lovely time away with your Mummy and Daddy and Auntie Karen. Look forward to hearing all about it on your return.

Molly and Taffy xx

Simba and Jazzi said...

Have a great trip. Can't wait to hear all about it.

Simba x

Girl Girl Hamster said...

Have a pawsome 4th July Asta. And I hope you meet some cute hamster in new hamstew

~ Girl girl

Kyanite said...

Haven amazing weekend sweetie!

Love, pats & pets

Two Schnauzers from New England said...

Hi, Asta -

Have a good time in New Hamster with your Mommi, Daddi and Aunt Karen. Kaci is is New Hamster now so maybe you will see her.

Don't worry if you can't come to the barbecue. Mama says that Kaci and I can have one next weekend (this is when we celebrate our 4th of July). Hope to see you then.

Love -

Hershey and Kaci

Molly the Airedale said...

Have a great time in New Hamster, Asta! We hope you get a hotdog and a hamburger and some wallymelon too! We can't wait to see pictures!

Love ya lots,
Maggie and Mitch

Huskee and Hershey said...

Hi Asta,
Have an pAWESOME holiday with your Daddy and Mommy.. Don't forget to take pics! The fireworks sure look lovely.. My mom LOVES fireworks and thinks that they are romantic (don't ask me why!!)..

The Taylor CatSSSSS said...

Asta, have a wonderful trip with your Mommy, Daddy & Aunt Karen. Take lots of pictures. We will miss you!!!


Scruffy, Lacie and Stanley's Place said...

Asta...there has never been a more bootiful Lady Liberty. Your city looks amazing decorated in those fireworks...thankfully silent in the pix!!!!

Have the best time in New Hamster. Um...are there a lot of hammies runnin' around up there????

Oh...Mumsie wants to know if u've seen Gilbert...he packed a suitcase and left early this morning...lookin' rather besotted....

Barkies...miss ya already!

Laciegirl! XXOOXXOO Drive safely!

Luna "The Scruffy Yacht Dog" said...

HI Asta,

Happy 4 to all!

ENJOY your trip to NH, hope you get lots of treaty, especially that Wally melon,(I love wally melon!)

P.S. watch for seeds, see how far you can spit them!

Daisy said...

Have a happy Independence Day, Asta! Stay safe and sane!

Stanley said...


You are the most bootiful lady liberty I've ever seen!

Hope you have a BLAST in New Hamster.

Goober love & smooches,

Lacy said...

w00g's girlie, me hope u has a pawtastic 4th and me iz wrong rocky, it not me barkday, its in jan..

b safe,

Gus said...

Muzzer says you make a lovely Lady Liberty and I agree. I am glad you didn't think it necessary to color your face green so you looked more authentico.

have a mawvelous time in New Hamster, and till Mommi thanks for the phone call\


pee ess...was you scared when those big fireworkers went off around your head?

Toffee said...

Happy 4th to you, your mommi, your daddi and your auntie Karen!! Maybe next year you guys can swing by Boston and visit us and Agatha and Archie!


Petra said...

Yes, yes, yes for wallymelon!

This will be the first time for me to hear the noisy fireworks and I hope I won't be afraid of them.

Happy 4th of July, Asta!

Renna the Princess Puppy said...

Have a fun trip!! I'm going to Doggy Camp for 3 days. I get ice cream!! See you when you get home!

slobber kisses

Deefor said...

I'm glad you got to go to the ocean. You'll cool off in New Hampshire. Happy Fourth. Hope you enjoy all the fireworks which can be pretty scary.


Lady Kaos said...

Happy 4th of July to you, too Asta!

Ruby Bleu said...

Hi Asta...
Have a wonderful time in New Hamster!!! And yes, Mom says that is how they talk in NJ...and since that's NOT how Mom talks she now lives in CA - hee hee hee!

Lots of Licks - I'll miss you!


Mack said...

I really like how they redid the statue of liberty - it's quite an improvement!

I hope you have fun in New Hampster. Take care and be sure and eats lots of red, white & blue gelato!!


Agatha and Archie said...

You make a LOVELY Lady Liberty! Catch the kisses we are sending when you drive by Massachewsitts and have fun in New Hamster!! A happy fourth to you all!!! Love A+A

Anonymous said...

Have a great vacation and a lovley 4th Asta, Asta's Mum and Asta's Dad.

Joe Stains said...

Have a FABULOUS weekend!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! We will miss you!!!!!!!

Moco said...

Enjoy your holiday, Lady Liberty.

Peanut said...

have fun asta

Fred said...

Happy 4th, Asta!

PB 'n J said...

Have a wonderful trip and a happy fourth Asta!

George the Pup said...

Sounds like you are going to have a great time Asta - have a safe trip!

Lizzy said...


Wow, your city looks beautiful on the 4th of July! That's a gorgeous picture...

I hope you have a wonderful trip! I can't wait to hear all about it!



Have a pawtastic 4th of July. Essex hates fireworks and will probably stay in her kennel. Deacon doesn't mind them very much.

Dog Speed cyber-paw pal,

Essex & Deacon

Deb Cushman said...

Have a great trip! We love the picture of you with the Statule of Liberty costume! What a tribute to our great country! You rock, Asta!

Lorenza said...

Hi, Asta!
I am sure you are going to have a great time at New Hamster with your mom, dad and your auntie too!
Enjoy it!
Kisses and hugs

Myeo said...

We hope you had a great 4th of July!

Boy n Baby

Jans Funny Farm said...

Asta, We think it's great you are all getting away for a few days to relax and have fun. Enjoy every minute of it.

Happy and safe 4th to you.

andrahyb said...

Happy 4th July to you, Asta!

Have a GREAT and SAFE trip yeah!
Wishing you lorry loads of goodies in this trip!

Rudolf & Goofy

P/S: Our blog's backie!

Bogart H. Devil said...

Happy 4th sweet Asta!!! Stay safe!


powder-puff said...

Hey Asta girly!

I hope you have a fun filled trip!

Fireworks arent allowed in our neighborhood, so i wont be bothered by that, but i definitely plan on eatin some good food!!

lots of love

Jackson's J1 and J2 said...

Hey Asta, Happy 4th July! Hope you have a pawsome trip. J x

Goofy said...

happy happy 4th July!!!


Noah the Airedale said...

Aren't fireworks pretty. Happy 4th of July Asta..to you and your family xxxx.

Hugs and tail wags
Noah xx

Dexter said...

Have fun in New Hamstew! Hope the weather clears up for you.


Abby said...

Hi, Asta...

Have a great time in New Hamster...

We're gonna have a Cook Out at our house & my Mom says they will drop lots of things off the grill for me...

Hey...You look great on the Statue of Liberty...When did they change that???

Happy 4th of July...

Abby xxxooo

The Taylor CatSSSSS said...


the many Bs said...

hi Asta, we hope you have a really nice 4th of July and weekend. we will miss your little fuzzy butt.


Sassy Kat said...

Wonderful photos! We miss you.
Hope you are having a Happy Fourth of July celebration. We are having a blast with Opus and Roscoe. Wish we could visit more but you know how it is. Oh well at least we get a little time once in awhile.
Sassy & Momo

Mr. T-Bone Beasley said...

Happy Fourth of July Asta!!! I hope you had a great weekend! Were the fireworks great???

Mr. T-Bone Beasley

The Cat Realm said...

Hhahahahahahahahahahaha - we LOVE that last picture of you Asta!!!! How wonderful !
Thank you for your kind words on our blog - yes, we miss Emil but he is with Anastasia now. There is a picture of them on his paparazzi blog
Karl and Mrs. OZ
Happy belated 4th of July!

Snowball said...

Happy 4th July, Asta.

I hope the firework did not cause you much trouble.

Have a nice and safe trip.


Sophie Brador said...

Wow! NY looks beautiful with fireworks. I would love to see that for real. Fortunately, I'm not scared of them. Have a great time in NH.


Juno said...

Asta Sissy, happy belated July 4th!!

We love the statue of liberty, our sissy version!

We hope you're having a great time in New Hamstew!!

Momo & Pinot

Toffee said...

hope you had a safe drive back from new hampster...did you see any hamsterriers there??

Koobuss said...

Those are fantastic pictures of NY, kousin Asta! I just love them!! Hope you had a super 4th. I was so happy that you were able to come down da shore with me. We will do it again later in the summer. I want to go to Maine on a lobster fest, too. Get ready, sweetie!!

Love and Koobuss Kisses,
Kousin Koobie