a tired dog is a good dog

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

A Pawfect Biwfday..I'm Thwee

The Magic bus landed and my blindfold was taken off, and instead of a quiet aftewnoon wif my sissie Sassy, the whole gang was thewe

"Are you really going to be surprised! Who would have thought we would end up here.
There is always a method to our madness or a madness to our method." Karl

photo by Karl

Madness is wight, hehehehe I haven't seen times Squawe this cwazy since NewYeaw's Eve The naked cowboy sewenaded us while giant pictoowes couwtesy of Kawl sowwounded me on evewy billboawd in times Squawe fwom thewe we headed back to my apartment to change out of ouw togas.

photo by Karl
thewe wewe balloos and vintage champagne, and boxes of pwesents to be opened

photo by Karl

A cawwiage picked us up and took us all the way to Centwal Pawk..Karl somehow convinced the dwivew to let me wide the howsie..What fun!!!!

photo by Sassy
then, they had our carriage driver take us to Rockefeller Center for more surprises for me, a giant birthday cake with the love of my life jumping out of it.

photo by Sassy
My fwiends tweated me to a Bwoadway play and if that isn't enough, somehow Sassy awwanged fow me to join the cast , and be given the lead fow the pawfowmance
I was newvous ,but had the bestest time pwetending to be Wicked, heheheh
the whole gang watched ,told me they wewe pwoud of my pawfowmance and clapped theiw pawfect paws fow me.

photo by Sassy

After the days excitement and partying we headed to the pawk and watched as the sky writer, a present from Sassy, flew overhead. Then we all had a cat nap, doggies included.

and befowe my cat fwiends left,they left pawty favows fow evewyoe who comes to my biwfday

Please take one as a wemembewance of this tewwific day and wemembew to visit Karl and Sassy

photo by Karl

Was Asta dreaming????????
My gift fwom my fwiend Sassy and Karl wewe these faboolous photogwaphs of ouw magical time togethew
I can't thank you enough ..you wawm my heawt and make me feel so vewy lucky to have you in my life

I was totally pooped aftew all that and went home fow a nap, but befowe falling asneep, the phone wang and it was my sweet sweet sissie Fewgi on the phone

she was wishing me a Happy Biwfday and we had a looong wondewful talk about impawtant things in life (isn't she bootiful wif hew pink telephone?)
she wecowded the whole convewsation and you can see it on hew Bloggie (bwuvvew Jake slept thwough most of it..he was heawd mumbling .."giwls suwe talk a lot...."

When I awoke , guess who was waiting fow me wif yet anothew pawty
my BFF Lacie
she had a special owange Biwfday Cake made fow me(which appeawantly she couldn't wait to taste, hehehe..she'll nevew change, and i wouldn't want hew to)

photo by Lacie

My pawents took me to Pastis and I saw that the whole place had been wented out..I wanted Daddi to let me go in and join my fwiends

I weceived tewwificly gowgeous cawds and giftses fwom so many fwiends..
I want to tell you and show you all about it..pwobably sunday ow monday

meanwhile I'm flying to Butchy and Snickew's house wif Gussie while his Muzzew is hewe visiting Mommi and Daddi, so pleez be patient wif me if I don't come to visit ow answew you.

Last but not least,I would like to send my love and biwfday wishes to my twin Nicky in Nowf Cawolina..I love you twinny

I love you all and thank you fow being my fwiends
smoochie kisses


NAK and The Residents of The Khottage Now With KhattleDog! said...

Happy THIRD Birfday Asta!


TwoSpecialWires said...

Happy Birthday, Asta!

We'll be back later, with more good wishes, but we wanted to at least drop you a short note right now to wish you a fabulous day and an incredibly good year!

We love you, Sissie.
You deserve the very best that life has to offer.
Jake and Fergi xxoo

Angel MoMo and Charlotte said...

Wooohooo, Happy, Happy Birthday sissie Asta!!!

What a great time we had with you! Enjoy your day and here is wishing you the bestest year ahead.

The Cat Realm said...

Happy Birthday Asta!!! What a great time we are having - what a wonderful week - first Rome, now Manhattan - who knows what will come next. HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA....

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Charlie said...

What a wonderful birthday, full of surprises Asta! Hope your next year is just as good!!
- Charlie

Tama-Chan, Benny, Momo, Vidock, Violette, Ollie, Hotesse & Heloise said...

Happy, HAPPY Birthday Asta!!!

sharkgila said...

Happy Birthday Asta! Those pics are something!


Ziggy Stardust said...

Happy Birthday Asta, that was quite a day of partying!

licks and sniffs, Sasha

Marvin said...

Happy Birthday to you!

Squashed tomatoes and stew -

Bread and butter in the gutter -


Dear Asta, your birthday celebrations looked so cool!

Although, there were rather a lot of C.A.T.s in attendance, good job I kept away ;0D I may have been a party pooper!

I am so pleased you had such a wonderful day, and the photos were lovely too!

lots of love and Barday Wishes,

from your pal,
Marvin xxxxxxxxxx

oh and Jeannie xxxxx

Marvin said...

oooops, typo in my last comment,
I think my Jeannie had her mind on a celebratory Asta Cocktail, she wrote "Barday wishes" instead of "Barkday"!

The Black and Tans. said...

Happy Birthday to you
Happy Birthday to you
Happy birthday dear Asta
Happy Birthday to you.

Molly X
Taffy x
Monty X

KC and the Giggleman Kitties said...

A furry happy birthday to you, sweet Asta.
Lots of Love & Purrs & Hugs,
Missy Blue Eyes
Faith Boomerang
Mommy ML

Rocky Creek Scotties and Rocky Creek Ramblings said...

Happy Birthday to you
Happy Birthday to you
Happy birthday dear Asta (and Nicky)
Happy Birthday to you.

Lilly, Piper, Carrleigh and Java

Molly the Airedale said...

Happy birthday, Asta! If anyone knows how to pawty, it's you!
Have fun on your very special day! Happy birthday to Nicky too!

Love ya lots
Maggie and Mitch

The Florida Furkids said...

Happy Birthday Asta!! We hope you have lots of fun and get some extra special treats today. Pawsome party!!

Sniffie and the Florida Furkids

Alasandra, The Cats and Dogs said...

Happy Birthday Asta.

You were GREAT in Wicked. That was the most pawsome performance. So glad we got to see it.

~S,S,C & F

Ruby and Penny said...

Happy Birthday Asta
Have a great day full of love.
Love Ruby & Penny

The Island Cats said...

Happy Birthday, Asta! We hope you have a great day! This is a fun party!

Dexter said...

Happy Birthday Asta! You had quite an exciting celebration. You must be exhausted.


The Creek Cats said...

Happy Birfday, Asta!!

The Airechicks said...

Happy Birthday Asta!!!!

Sorry we were delayed in our birthday wishes for you....

PAWTY like the ROCK STAR you are!!!


ThePainterPack said...

OH!!! Happy Birthday!!!


Hollie and Janie said...

Happy Birthday, Asta! It looks like you are off to a fabulous start! I hope you have the bestest day ever!
Your cat friends seem pretty sweet!!

Angel Ginger Jasper said...

Happy Happy Birthday Asta... What a faulous time you had wth all your friends.. I am delighted to have come and seen all the festivities.. Hugs GJ xx

Memories of Eric and Flynn said...

Happy Birthday Asta! Wow what a great day. You certainly got a lot packed in it.

Gus said...

Happy Barkday Sweetie. See you soon


Abby said...

Hi, Asta...

Happy Barkday to you...
Happy Barkday to you...
Happy Barkday to our Dearest, Sweetest, Bestest Friend, Asta...
Happy Barkday to you...

Abby xxxooo

Maxmom said...

Hey there 3yr old!!
A REALLY BIG birthday SHOUT from us in SOUTH AFRICA!
Always stay as sweet as you are. We love you to bits

Angel Gracie=^o.o^= said...

Happy Birthday to you! I was so worried after I saw the kidnapping photos and found out now that you were being taken to your birthday party. It was such a wonderful party! Thanks for inviting me.

Cat with a Garden said...

Happy, happy third birthday, Asta!


Happy Birthday Asta our Sweet frend.

What a beautiful cake and what a fantastic trip you had. We luv the pictures!

Hope your day is happy, happy!

Luv ya,
Riley and Star.

Kelly said...

OMD ASTA! It's your birthday!!!
I just wanted to swing by and wish you the best of all days. You deserve it, sweet girl! Relax and enjoy your day!!!!!!

Sassy Kat said...


Surprise to you. Boy did we pull a good one off didn't we? Hope you are having fun on your special day. It was fun trying to trick you.

You are the besest of the best!!!!

♥♥ The OP Pack ♥♥ said...

Happy happy birthday, dear Asta!!! You had a grand pawty - so happy for you. Our pawrents are going to see Wicked in Kansas City in November - will you be in their traveling cast? Wouldn't that be something if they could see you too.

Woos, the OP Pack

Jans Funny Farm said...

What a wonderful day for you. So many friends and two parties!

Happy birthday, Asta.

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

Oh Asta...

Happy Birthday dear Girl!!!

I seem to have a bit of indigestion after the eating of all of your barkday cake....but I'm sure it will pass...no pun intended....

What amazing pawties!!!! Honestly, Asta, you have the coolest friends!!!

And wasn't Fergie adorable on her new cell??? That girl can talk!!!

Hope you have the bestest day ever!!!

We love ya!

Scruffy, Lacie and Babystanny

Bogart H. Devil said...

Happiest of HAPPY BIRTHDAYS to you dear Asta!!!!!!!!!

BIG AIRE KISSES from Portland!

Bogart & Lulu

Daisy said...

Happy Birthday, Asta! I wish you a super-duper day filled with hugs and kisses and treats and toys.

Golden Samantha said...

Happy 3rd Birthday Asta! Looks like you had a major WOW of a party!!!
Hugs xo

Moco said...

Happy Birthday from all of us here on the West Coast.

Patience-please said...

Happy happy happy birthday to YOUOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO darling Asta!!!
Sammy I Ammy sends some blushing little kisses for your nose !

wags from the whippets who adore you

the many Bs said...

happy yappy birthday, little fuzzy butt Asta!!!!! you sure did have a wonderful bunch of fun for your birthday. i, Bailey, am so honored to share this special day with you. it's my favorite day of the entire year!

happy day!!!


Cat Naps in Italy said...

Sorry for getting here late, you would think living in the future we would be early. Oh well. Had a little problem with where we parked the MFV in New York that we had to take care of. Everything is OK now.
Wanting to wish you the best birthday ever. Sorry about the kittynapping thing but we had to help out to get you to your own party. We enjoy every time the gang gets together.
Happy Birthdy to you and many more to come.

Ruby Bleu said...

Happy Barkday Asta...
Make sure you checkout my Bloggie today, ok? Have a wonderful day, friend, sure hope you gets lots of snackies and I know you'll get lots and lots of Love!!!

Lots of Licks, Ruby

ZOOLATRY said...

Sorry, our human got her days mixed up... but we hope that late birthday wishes are better than no birthday wishes...
Happy Day Everyday ASTA!

Your friends, Maggy and Zoey

Faya said...

Ma petite Asta nous te souhaitons un bel anniversaire avec encore beaucoup de belles et bonnes choses pour toi et ta famille.
Bisous, Faya, Dyos et Véronique

Juno said...

Asta sissy!!! Happy biwfday!! OMD, our sissy is now three years old!! No matter how old you're, you still our little darling sweet sissy. :)

As always we enjoyed seeing the new photo of the header. This photo is a very special because your mommi is included!!

We're terribly sorry that we're not able to send you a card again.... we feel so bad... so sorry...

Momo & Pinot

Brian said...

I just wanted to stop by and tell you happy birthday. You are a very cool looking woofie. My sisters and I hope you have many more wonderful birthday parties...you deserve them!!!

Tosca the Lakeland Terrier said...

Happy birthday, Asta!

Clive said...

Wishing you a very happy birthday Asta! Looks like you had a blast!

take care

Eric said...

Happy happy happy Birthday sweetie sweatpea Asta!! I'm so happy you're having such a fab day. I hope it's filled with even more fun love and laughter. Love ya!(blush)

Wiry loves and kisses Eric xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Jackson's J1 and J2 said...

Yappy Birthday Asta! My gift to you is to continue to sponsor Chad for you. Hope that's OK with you...J x

doyle and mollie said...

aw asta im glad your day was as special as you are... you must be furry tired after all the fantastic things you did loves to you and your pawents sweet asta i think you will always be forever young cos you have such a special golden heart doyle ;D

Zippy, Sadie, Speedy and M'Gee said...

Happy Barkday Asta! We hope it is magnificent and purrrfect just like yoo.

Lacy said...

w00fs, me hopes u had a special day fur ur 3rd barkday..looks like u having lots of fun..me hopes u has many many more...

b safe,
~rocky and all~

Angel Gracie=^o.o^= said...

Thank you for inviting me to your party! It was so much fun, and what nice friends you have.
I am a young kitten so I must leave early and call it a day.
Once again Happy Birthday!

Lorenza said...

Hi, Asta!
Happy Birthday!
I knew you were going to have a pawesome day!
Thanks for sharing it with us!
Kisses and hugs

Agatha and Archie said...

Happy BD to you,Happy BD to you Happy BD little Asta Happy BD to you.......Archie is wicked chucling over that guy in the diapers... boys.. Love A+A

Joe Stains said...

What a pawfect birthday!!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY!! I hope Lacie let you have at least a bite of cake!! Fergi is adorable.

The Oceanside Animals said...

hello asta its dennis the vizsla dog hay that luks like a grate party all rite!!! and i like your theem myoozik!!! dada is trying to deeside if it is a foxtrot or a kwikstep hay dada wot is with this erdj to categorize evrything just chill owt and lissen to it!!! ok bye

Teddy said...

Happy Birthday Asta!!! Those are great presents you got! What a fun party :)

I'm still waiting for Mom to buy me a cell phone...guess I'm still too young for that...

Raising Addie said...

Yappy Barkday Asta!!!

Yappy Barkday to you,
Yappy Barkday to you,
Yappy Barkday dear Asta...
Yappy Barkday to YOU!

What a grand barkday you had!!!

Best Barkday EVER!!!

Chasing my tale...
Addie, Lucie, and Hailey

Unknown said...

Yikes, is my face red (and it's not even from sunburn from playing on the beach!) Mommy thought your birthday was the 25th. Oops! Anyhow, I have a feeling the partying will continue through the weekend!

You're half as old as me now! Happy Thirday!

Your pal,


Morgan in Pittsburgh said...

hey, girlfriend - what a busy time you have been having lately! Your cake sure looks good. have a very happy birthday.
Your friend, Morgan

TwoSpecialWires said...

Sweet Asta. Thank you for sharing your birthday with us. We saw it in as your clock struck midnight last night. We'll see it out tonight as ours strikes midnight here. We hope it was filled with lots of love and joy and anticipation of a wonderful year ahead. With the love that you share with friends and family, we're sure the coming months will be even more full and exciting than the ones before. Happy Happy Birthday, one more time!

(Did you get any cake before it was all eaten? We hope so. Freeze it, and enjoy it for your half-birthday!)

Fergi and Jake ooxx

i said...

Happy barkday Asta! What a great celebration you had!

♥ Tiffykins ♥ said...

Happy Birthday Asta!!!!

Kali, Rumer and Kallum

Scottie the 'Cutie' said...

Happy Belated Bbirthday Asta! So sorry for not visiting sooner...I think your celebration was perfect too! Here's to more wonderful birthdays like these...*grins*


Princess Patches said...

Happy Birthday, Asta! Sorry we are so late! We hope you had a really great day!

Poppy, Penny & Patches

Cat Naps in Italy said...

What a great party if we do say so ourselves. Now we must head for home, we live in the future and we are afraid that maybe we stayed for too long here. You see we have to get home before the human discovers that we have been missing. Wish us luck.
Again, Happy Birthday our good friend Asta.

Fred said...

Happy birthday, pretty girl!

Paco,Milo, Maya and mommy Simona said...

We're sooooooooooooooo angry with mommy dear Asta!!!!
She have forgotten your birthday!!!
And always because she must go to work!!!!
Pleaseeeeeeeeeee......could you forgive us?????????!!!!!!!!
Seems you had a wonderful pawty!!!!!
We're soooooooooooooo sad hadn't met you in Rome!!!!!
What do you think about a meeting here to celebrate your birthday with us????!!!!
We'll be honored...and of course you can bring your sweet humans with you!!!!!!!!
What a great pics...what a wonderful friends you have...
But is normally...
you and your family are sooooooooooooo special and your family is amazing!!!!!!!!!!
And we're soooooooooooooo lucky to have you as a friends!!!!
WE LOVE YOU A LOT!!!!!!Have a wonderful day!!!!!!!
Tons of love and kisses

Lucia said...

Ciao bella Asta!

Buon compleanno, mia bellissima ragazza!! I am a smidgey late getting here, alas, but I hope you had a fantastico day with lots of torta and gelato and pressies and fun!

Tanti baci!

Deefor said...

New York will never be the same! What a birthday! Happy third! Your just a pup Asta! The star of the city!

Sierra Rose said...

Goodness! That was ONE GIANT FIESTA!!! Lots of fun.
Love the site music!

Hugs and snaggle-tooth kisses,
Sierra Rose and her mom

Baby Rocket Dog and Hootie said...

We are late as always, but none the less dear Asta we wish you the bestest belated birthday. You are such a special little lady and we sure are glad to know you.
BabyRocketDog and Hootie

Urban Smoothie Read said...

happ birthay to u, asta!

Unknown said...

Dear sweet Asta...
we love you a lot...
a big hug friend....

pd: do you know. that Gaucho likes a blondes doggie????

Deb Cushman said...

Happy Birthday, Asta! What wonderful surprises you had! Thanks for sharing the excitement with us!


Oh my!

What a party! All of Manhattan luvs you! Your a seleburty Asta.

The pictures make my mommy homesick but we bet she never had a birthday day party like that!

We're so happy for you and you really deserve it!

Happy Birthday again!

Riley and Star.

Unknown said...

Happy Birfday Asta
You had an amazing birfday celebration and why not?? It's for you! I wish I was there....
Happy sweet birthday asta

Twinkle a.k.a Chicken Little said...

Happy barkday Asta!!! September sure a pawty month!!!

Tiger Lily said...

Happy Birthday (a little late) Asta!

Mack said...

I really feel like firing my secretary right now for making me miss your birfday!

Miss Asta, I hope you had the BESTEST birfday ever on the face of the earth (It sounds like you did!)

And happy (belated) birthday also to your twinnerer Nicky!

Mango the Maltese kiddo said...

What a glorious birthday with so much love and so much fun!
I had my birthday in September too, sob sob! I don't wanna talk about it, sob sob!
Asta, I'm back!
Oops, you have not noticed that I have been missing in action lately?
I'm excited to visit all of my friends again.
Love ya!

Mango the Maltese kiddo said...

Happy Bithday to Asta's lovely twinnie Nicky!
Love from Texas!