Thursday, November 25, 2010

Happy Thanksgiving and The Story of Me

Hello Everybodys and Happy Thanksgiving!

Here is my story...

In October 2008 my big sissy Samantha crossed over da Rainbow Bridge
Samantha Rae
March 18, 1996-October 22, 2008
Here her is, wasn't her beootiful? 

Mom and dad was VERY sad after losing Samantha and told EVERYBODYS that they was never EVER gonna gets another puppy, but all of their family and friends knew that they had too much love to share and  it would only be a matter of time before they changed their minds.
Of course they was right because after 8.7 weeks, mom and dad started wanting another boxer puppy. 
But since my big sissy Samantha came from a "backyard" breeder and had lots of health problems mom and dad decided they meaning my mom would do some research and gets their next puppy from a reputable and established breeder who screened their animals for known health issues in the breed.  So mom started surfing the net and harassing lots of peoples making phone calls but none of the breeders her talked to wanted to sell them a flashy,fawn  female puppy as just a pet, they all wanted to "co-own" da puppy and when it gots older, be able to breed and show it in the ring.  
This was not what mom and dad wanted to do so her kept looking.  
Then one day mom called Pheasant Hollow Boxers and was told by them that one of the pups, that would be me, from one of their latest  litters had a crooked tail AND could not be shown in the ring AND was a flashy fawn female AND they were willing to sell as a pet.  

They sent mom this picture...
Maggie Mae earliest photo taken at 2 weeks old
February 11, 2009

Aww...can you say luv at first sight? 
Anyhoo...after seeing my picture mom and dad called them back and said they would be down the next day to meet me in "da furs".
Maggie Mae at 4 weeks old
February 27, 2009

Well of course after meeting me in "da furs", mom and dad wanted me as their very own, but I was too young to leaves my fur mom so until I was old enough to come home mom and dad drove down to visit me.
Maggie Mae 5 weeks
March 9, 2009
Maggie Mae 7 weeks
March 19, 2009
Maggie Mae at 8 weeks
March 28, 2009

Finally on March 28, 2009 I was able to come home with my mom and dad! 
I likes it here! 

So there you have it, the Story Of Me! 
I hopes that you enjoyed it. 
Thank you to our good furiend 
Minna K fur thinking of this wonderful idea.
I look forward to reading all of your stories too!

Happy Thanksgiving
I hopes you all gets to eat some turkey!
Woofs and Licks,
Maggie Mae

PeeS Mom got herself a cheap new flashy beast....ugh!


  1. Oh Maggie Mae, you're such a cutie puppy and you've grown into a beautiful girl just like your big sissy, Samantha. Happy Thanksgiving!!

  2. What a wonderful story, Maggie Mae. I love stories with happy endings! We wish you a very happy Thanksgiving and don't eat too much turkey and get sick now!

  3. My mom's wanting a boxer really bad now! Those are such sweet pictures and I see you were beautiful from day one!

  4. Awww... you sure look the cutest.. i would not be able to put you down if i saw you then in da furs. You looks like you are wearing white socks too! hehehhehee.. Lucky you.. you got one of the best families. I am sure you are very loved...

    Happy Thanksgiving Maggie Mae.. and to you mama & pappa ++ grandpa too! Hopes you get some turkey and sauce too!

  5. Oh, what a beautiful, adorable puppy you were, Maggie Mae. I always think that boxer puppies look just like Disney doggies. And you have grown up to be such a beautiful young lady, too. Your Mom knew what she was doing when she searched for you.

    Happy Thanksgiving. I hope yours is just wonderful!

    lotsa licks, Lola

  6. Dang was bigger than I am nows when you was just 7 weeks old...hehehe!
    You is so lucky to haves so many fotos of you befores you went to your home.

    Happy Thanksgiving!


  7. Thank goodness those showy dog competitions are so strict. Little PeeWee got to come and be my brother because he has an overbite. Doesn't seem to slow down his chow time much. Me? I could have finished, but they already had two big boy showy dogs from the litter so they agreed to let momma and master take me home to be a companion dog. My lucky day for sure.

    Happy Turkey day. I will be over later to put your head in my mouth.


  8. Your momma's new flashy beast takes wonderful pictures of you (and that turkey)!
    Thanks for sharing your story!! You were adorable as a puppy and only increased in cuteness as you got older! Hope you share the turkey with your mum and dad ;)
    Happy Thanksgiving to you!

  9. What a wonderful story Maggie! And it just goes on and on with everything you share with us!!!!

  10. Awww, great story and photos, Maggie Mae! I love hearing about how all these dogs have met their life-long companions. It's helping get me in the holiday spirit.

    Happy Thanksgiving!

  11. My mom is just squealing over here. She really couldn't concentrate after seeing that first picture of you! I had to read the rest of the post to her. I am so glad your parents opened their hearts to another dog - you! Thanks for sharing and have a wonderful Thanksgiving!

    Your pal, Pip

  12. So many fotos before you got home... I love it!! And you were growing so fast! I am so very happy that you found the perfect family. I think your tail is pretty perfect too!!!

    Happy Thanksgiving! Enjoy the leftovers!


  13. Maggie Mae - like a fine Petrus or La Tache you just keep on getting better and better every year. Vintage stuff!

  14. Awww!! Maggie Mae! Tanks for sharing yous story... Samantha Rae was beauTefulls...but so is 'dere Maggie Mae's!! Tank yous for sharing yous story and yous pup pho-toes Maggie Mae are just 'da cutest evfurs!!

    Happy Tanksgivings!!!
    IzZY, Josie, TriXie and Anakin Man

  15. miss maggie mae!
    heeheeheehee! me and asa and mama are all oooh-ing and aaaah-ing over your totally cutesies puppy pictures!!
    miss samantha rae was a most beautimous lady for sures. we are so glad your mama and daddy decided to bring you home after she went to the bridge so that you could give them the joys 'n happinesses back again!
    happy thanksgiving!!

    the booker man

    pee s -- i love your turkey dude friend in the first picture! teehee.

  16. What a great post... how could anyone say no after seeing you as an adorable puppy? :) Happy Thanksgiving!

  17. You were just the most adorable puppy ever, Maggie Mae!
    Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family!

    Love ya lots,
    Maggie and Mitch

  18. #1 Happy Thanksgiving Maggie Mae and Mom and Dad and everyone else.
    #2 Yay for the new flashy beast!
    #3 Maggie Mae what a beautiful story of how you came to live with your Mom and Dad. You were such an adorable puppy and we are thankful That Samanatha Rose was such a good dog she paved the way for you and she was a beauty too.
    Hugs Madi and Mom

  19. Maggie Mae, that is a wonderful story! Samantha looks so much like moms late husband's first Boxer Tequila! Quite a resemblance! We love your puppy pictures very much and of course you are cute and can be now! Lots of love, Holly and mom

  20. Oh, Maggie Mae, we can see why your mom and dad fell in love with are so adorable. We loved reading your story, and are so thankful you are our dear sweet friend, and even more importantly that you have found such a wonderful loving home.

    Happy Thanksgiving to y'all....we love you bunches.

  21. Oh Maggie Mae,
    u were such a sweet little pup! How could anybody resist u?
    And look at u now, what a lovely girl you have grown up to be:)
    We loved reading your homecoming story.
    Wishing u a very happy ,peaceful and treat-filled Thanksgiving day:)

    wags, Buddy n Ginger n Shadow n Mummy

  22. I love the story of you! And, I liked seeing you grow. I can't believe how little you were at 2 weeks. What a beautiful baby, who is now such a beautiful lady!

  23. Great story Miss Maggie! You are so beautiful! Happy Thanksgiving!

  24. Maggie Mae, we loves the story of you. Thank you for sharing all your cute baby pics and your lovely Samantha.
    Happy Thanksgiving
    Love Ruby & Penny

  25. Happy Thanksgiving beautiful Maggie Mae!

  26. Ohhhhh Maggie you was such a cutie pie pupster ( and you still are a real cutie ) it would have been impossible for your mom and dad to resist you.
    Thank You for sharing your story
    Momma Tea
    xx xx xx

  27. SQUEEEEEEEEEEEL OHHHHHH Miss Maggie yoo woz da sweetest puppy mee evver haz seen in mi life

    x x x x

  28. Aww, those puppy pictures made my heart happy!! What a cute little baby puppy!! Happy Thanksgiving to you! I got to eat plenty of turkey! Riley will get hers on Saturday...she's WAYYYYY looking forward to it!

    Elyse and Riley

  29. Oh Maggie what a story! Thank you for sharing those adorable pictures too.
    Happee Thanksgiving
    Benny & Lily

  30. I LOVED the story of you! Samantha was so lovely, and it sounds like you were meant to be with your 2-leggers. Timing really is everything. I'm thrilled that fate brought all of you together. Happy Thanksgiving, and thank you for sharing your story, AND adorable photos!!

  31. I Likes your crooked tail! Happy Thanksgiving!


  32. Maggie Mae, I'm so glad you came along at the perfect time for your mom and dad! I never noticed that your tail was crooked, but I'm glad that it is!

    I'm also glad your mom got a new camera! Your cuteness needs to be captured and admired!


  33. Happy Thanksgiving my friends! I hope you had a wonderful day!!


    PeeS: The secret was reviled on my blog today!!

  34. Awwwww...what a wonderful story, Maggie Mae! I think your mom did a super terrific thing by researching really good breeders. Those backyard breeders sure do cause lotsa heartache. I'm so very much glad that your mom found you and that you were born with a crooked tail. Cuz even though your tail might not have been pawfect enough for the show ring, you were absolutely pawfect for your mom and dad!

    Hope you had a most happy Thanksgiving!

    Wiggles & Wags,


    Happy Thanksgiving!


  36. Maggie, You so precious!!! I know why your mom and pop fell in love with you!!! Happy Thanksgiving!

  37. Momma was all "OoooOo" and "ahhhhh" over your puppy pictures! We love you very much! Crooked tail and all! We wish you and your mom and dad a very happy Turkey Day!

  38. Thanks for sharing your story!
    Adorable puppy... gorgeous lady!
    Happy Thanksgiving!
    Kisses and hugs

  39. Maggie Mae-
    You had to be the cutest baby dog ever!!
    Hey, did you see the dog show today? We were cheering for the Boxer, 'Scarlett'. She was almost as pretty as you!

    Wyatt and Stanzie

  40. Oh Maggie Mae! What a cute pup you were! I like you now just as much but since mom didn't get to have me as a pup she goes googly for puppy pictures. Too cute lady!
    And we are available most anyday so have your mamma check with your trainer so we can have another walkie date :)

  41. It was wonderful to read your story. It was meant to be. That's for sure.


  42. Thanks for your story? Is there anything cuter than that smooshy puppy face? Have a great day!

  43. Oops, I didn't mean to have a question mark after that first sentence!!

  44. Hey Maggie Mae!
    Wow, you were about the cutest pup ever! OMD those little biddy puppy pix! Thanks for sharing your story and we're all so glad you got the right home.
    Grr and Woof,

  45. That's a great adoption story, Maggie Mae! I loved seeing your puppy pictures.

    I hope you and your humans had a very Happy Thanksgiving holiday.

  46. we boxers hav such cute innocent face even until we are older !! How can any resist us..

  47. Wonderful story and great photos, thanks for sharing.

  48. We're so glad you have such a happy story! Samantha was a beautifu girl, so no wonder your pawrents wanted another one and picked you. Abby doesn't understand about the crooked tail, as they obviously docked your tail [which we sincerely hope you do not remember having done]. But it sure worked out for the best.

    Jed & Abby

  49. awwww, love the pictures! what a cute dog you are :)!
    wish you a nice first advent!

    and sorry for not hopping by during the last month, we were so busy with a lot of different things!

  50. What an adorable baby you were. We're so glad that your Mom and Dad found you. That was a very happy story.
    Morgan, Tsar and the Porties

  51. Maggie Mae, Thank you for sharing your story. Isn't it amazing how we humans and dogs end up finding each other? I love your story.

  52. Woof! Woof! I'm back from my Thanksgiving Holiday. Wonderful story Maggie Mae. Thanks for sharing. Hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving. Lots of Golden Woofs, Sugar