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Usman M. Bajwa Student 6/13/2011 8:08:31 AM

He is so adorable and a winner, Mitch!

UB. #1384937

Monnie Ryan 6/13/2011 8:34:25 AM

SO cute, Mitch - what a sweet, plaintive little face to greet you! #9458423

Christine R. Lobsinger 6/13/2011 11:41:46 AM

Hi Mitch, a little lovely face to welcome you home! I love your comp!!!!
Smiling With You,
Chris #9458692

David Phalen 6/13/2011 12:47:14 PM

What a sweetheart!! Outstanding compo and capture of Sammi!! #9458772

Tammy Espino 6/13/2011 2:32:06 PM

She is a cutie :) What a wonderful capture!! Print this out for your wall at home! #9458886

Joy Rector 6/15/2011 4:27:07 AM

awww, love it #9461476

Jeff W. Robinson 6/15/2011 9:01:33 AM

Wonderful composition and capture Mitch!! #9461927

JO ANN CLEVELAND 6/15/2011 12:51:14 PM

Awwwww...look at that face, now who could leave that sweetie alone! Just adorable Mitch!

jo ann c. #9462222

Mary Beth Aiello 6/16/2011 6:04:41 AM

Straight into my faves, Mitch. The look just breaks your heart if you're leaving... and smile when coming home. #9463434

Sherran Andersen 6/16/2011 9:25:10 PM

My favs too... I just adore this photo. #9464718

Leslie McLain 6/18/2011 5:06:54 AM

Adorable capture, Mitch. Our dog sits on the back of the couch looking out the window for our return. Dogs are such wonderful companions. #9466205

Mitch Spence 6/18/2011 9:48:18 AM

Thank you very much, Usman, Monnie, Christine, Dave, Tammy, Joy, Jeff, Jo Ann, mary Beth, Sherran, and Leslie. #9466619

Liz Bullock 6/19/2011 8:08:26 AM

Wonderful capture, like the composition! #9467770

Mitch Spence 6/26/2011 9:21:30 AM

Thank you, Liz. :) #9487109

Patricia A. Stalter 6/29/2011 10:29:46 AM

My new little girl, Dottie greets me at the front window too! Aren't they sweet, these girls. I'm having so much fun with our two furkids, I'm thinking of cancelling our Direct Tv... #9494899

Courtenay Vanderbilt 7/6/2011 3:46:23 AM

Wonderful comp Mitch and congrats on your POTD! #9510205

Michelle Alton 7/6/2011 3:49:13 AM

Somehow missed this when it first appeared, Mitch! It's great to have such a great pal to greet one after a day apart.

Wonderful POTD selection. Congratulations! #9510211

Christopher J. Budny 7/6/2011 3:58:22 AM

Too cute! Congratulations on your POTD, Mitch! #9510242

Katarina Mansson 7/6/2011 4:04:50 AM

What a cutie! Congratulations on your POTD Mitch! #9510269

Usman M. Bajwa 7/6/2011 4:11:15 AM

Yeah....CONGRATZ Mitch on the POTD. There are more accolades for this in store, I hope!!!

UB. #9510303

Joy Rector 7/6/2011 4:17:49 AM

congrats on the POTD #9510334

Mary K. Robison 7/6/2011 4:18:01 AM

Wonderful capture/composition, Mitch ~
Congratulations on your POTD! #9510335

Tammy M. Anderson 7/6/2011 4:18:46 AM

Congrats on your great POTD, Mitch. #9510341

PATRICIA A. CASEY 7/6/2011 4:30:30 AM

This is a sweet face to come home to....and oh so sad to leave behind...wonderful capture Mitch...Congratulations on the POTD!
Cheers.... #9510390

Amy M. Wilson 7/6/2011 4:30:47 AM

What a wonderful way to be sent off or welcomed home.... beautiful pup and POTD - big congratulations, Mitch!! #9510393

Leslie McLain 7/6/2011 4:38:38 AM

So adorable. Congrats on your terrific POTD, MItch. #9510427

Linda D. Lester 7/6/2011 4:41:11 AM

Just to cute...Congratulations!!!! #9510436

JO ANN CLEVELAND 7/6/2011 4:49:40 AM

Well deservered POTD Mitch!

Wayyy too cute , that sweet little face...what love...

jo ann c. #9510464

Shirley A. Kinney 7/6/2011 4:54:11 AM

Just too adorable, Mitch! Congrats on your POTD! Love that face! #9510483

Dominick M. Dimacale 7/6/2011 4:59:32 AM

Congratulations Mitch on your POTD Win!!!

Dominick #9510500

Jessica Jenney 7/6/2011 5:05:06 AM

Congratulations, Mitch on your adorable POTD! #9510518

Marcie A. Fowler 7/6/2011 5:10:58 AM

What an adorable image. Congrats Mitch on your POTD. #9510527

Christine R. Lobsinger 7/6/2011 5:13:08 AM

Hi Mitch, so so adorable... what a cutie pie to welcome you home! Congratulations on your EP and POTD!
Smiling Christine #9510532

Mary Beth Aiello 7/6/2011 5:20:43 AM

It doesn't get any cuter than this, Mitch. Huge congrats. #9510552

Judy A. Lawhon 7/6/2011 5:24:52 AM

Mitch...congrats to you and Sammi...she is adorable and your capture is fantastic!!

Susan J. Allen 7/6/2011 5:47:36 AM

Way to go, Mitch! What an adorable capture! #9510636

Nikki McDonald 7/6/2011 6:02:02 AM

Well I didn't miss it when you first posted but it sure does look as if I missed letting you know how much I like it. The composition is terrific -- you left just enough of the doors of course -- and who could resist that face and the bundle of energy you know is waiting so eagerly behind them? Congratulations on the POTD, Mitch. #9510690

Tammy Espino 7/6/2011 6:05:58 AM

Congrats on your adorable POTD :) #9510698

Chuck Bruton 7/6/2011 6:08:43 AM

Great Catch
Congratulations on POTD #9510705

Bob Cournoyer 7/6/2011 6:15:11 AM

Way to go POTD, Mitch... :-) #9510722

Cathy Barrows 7/6/2011 6:16:03 AM

Congrats on your POTD...oh so cute #9510725

Nancy L. Green 7/6/2011 6:17:29 AM


David Phalen 7/6/2011 6:18:28 AM

BIG Congrats on a wonderful and well deserved POTD!! #9510728

Karen Celella 7/6/2011 6:33:08 AM

Congrautlations on your adorable POTD, Mitch! #9510768

Kathy Wesserling 7/6/2011 6:35:12 AM

Perfect pooch. Perfect picture. Perfect POTD! Congratulations, Mitch. #9510776

Martin Cregg 7/6/2011 6:40:42 AM

Congratulations, Mitch! #9510789

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 7/6/2011 6:41:34 AM

WTG on your cute POTD, Mitch! :-) k #9510792

Richard D. Love 7/6/2011 6:44:51 AM

Wow! Congratulation, Mitch.

Rick #9510802

Phyllis Burchett 7/6/2011 6:46:09 AM

Big congrats on this wonderful and adorable POTD Mitch! #9510807

Terry Cervi 7/6/2011 6:47:16 AM

Congrats on this extra cute POTD, Mitch! #9510813

Jean E. Hildebrant 7/6/2011 7:01:58 AM

Awwwww, can't help but love that little face and how sweet that she is so devoted to you, Mitch :) Big congrat's to you on this adorable POTD!!! #9510848

Eivor Kuchta 7/6/2011 7:19:53 AM

So cute and a great composition! Congratulations on your POTD, Mitch!

Wanda Judd 7/6/2011 7:37:09 AM

Congratulations on this adorable shot...what a treat to be greeted by this sweet face... #9510907

Bunny Snow 7/6/2011 7:40:00 AM

Has Sammi been walked lately? She looks forlorn at being left behind. Or, is she sending you a mental message? Very well captured composition of a well seen vision.

Congratulations on your adorable POTD!!! #9510916

Stefania Barbier 7/6/2011 7:50:24 AM

Congratulations on your adorable POTD! #9510925

Datha Y. Thompson 7/6/2011 8:08:17 AM

OMG Mitch!! This is just Adorable and Perfect!!! Congratulations on your POTD :) #9510944

Phyllis A. Houghton 7/6/2011 8:15:11 AM

Congratulations on your POTD Mitch! This image evokes feelings of
anticipation and love. Great POV and catching the expression. #9510961

Anita N. Hogue 7/6/2011 8:17:42 AM

Cute Cute! I know the look they can give when you leave.... Congratulations on your POTD! #9510969

Michele Peterson 7/6/2011 9:32:11 AM

Adorable Mitch!!! Congratulations on this very cute POTD!!! #9511077

Debra R. Harder 7/6/2011 9:37:42 AM

OMG...this is sooooooo ADORABLE, Mitch! Huge congratulations on your precious and fabulous POTD! Deb #9511086

Steve M. Harrington 7/6/2011 9:52:33 AM

Ah! To be greeted by those eyes each day! A wonderful and most deserving POTD, Mitch! Good on you on both counts! :)
Steve #9511114

Kara Hendricks 7/6/2011 10:01:25 AM

So VERY cute Mitch!! Congrats on the POTD!! #9511127

rony sagy 7/6/2011 10:01:57 AM

Congratulations on this fantastic POTD. #9511130

Melinda F. Schneider 7/6/2011 10:06:29 AM

Very sweet and beautifully composed!
(How ever do you keep your door so clean?)
CONGRATULATIONS, Mitch, on a well-deserved POTD!! #9511152

Bojan Bencic 7/6/2011 10:42:38 AM

Fantastic capture, Mitch. Congratulations on your POTD! #9511243

Daniella Puente 7/6/2011 10:49:21 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful capture Mitch! #9511257

Mike Clime 7/6/2011 12:12:20 PM

Congratulations, Mitch! #9511399

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 7/6/2011 1:17:05 PM

So very sweet Mitch, congratulations on your POTD! #9511489

Renee Doyle 7/6/2011 1:45:40 PM

Adorable!!! Big congratulations on this wonderful POTD Mitch!! #9511550

Jeff W. Robinson 7/6/2011 1:51:22 PM

Congrats Mitch on this Well Deserved POTD!! Jeff #9511560

Sabrina Ryan 7/6/2011 3:01:25 PM

So cute, Mitch! Congratulations on your wonderful POTD! #9511709

Nancyj Hovey 7/6/2011 3:47:58 PM

on your very deserving
AND CUTIE POTD!!! #9511786

Heather Loewenhardt 7/6/2011 7:17:37 PM

This is just the sweetest photo ever! Congrats on POTD! #9512298

Cesar J. La Rosa 7/6/2011 7:41:42 PM

I agree with Heather and all our friends before me: This is the sweetest and most adorable doggie portrait I have ever seen. It was great to find beautiful Sammi in my inbox this morning. I can imagine what you feel when you get back home and see her at the door waiting for you. Thank you for sharing this wonderful moment with all of us and, of course, Congratulations on this very well-deserved POTD!!!
Cesar #9512351

Rona L. Schwarz 7/6/2011 8:16:02 PM

I couldn't have said it any better than Cesar, Mitch! What a marvelous composition and such an adorable, sweet dog! Man's best friend, indeed! Congratulations on this outstanding POTD! #9512423

Evy Johansen 7/6/2011 8:31:51 PM

Oh, this is so adorable, Mitch! Big congratulations on your well deserved POTD!! #9512446

Mike Umbreit 7/7/2011 5:41:42 AM

Mitch - Congratulations on your POTD!! - Mike #9513264

Cindy Bendush 7/7/2011 3:07:13 PM

Aww - super cute capture Mitch! Big congrats on your POTD! #9514196

Lisa J. Boulden 7/7/2011 7:04:53 PM

So sweet!
Congratulations, itch, on your delightful POTD!
~♥~Lisa #9514691

Amanda D. Austwick 7/7/2011 8:12:17 PM

LOVE this Mitch! You really have a superb dog portrait here! CONGRATULATIONS on a well deserved POTD:):):) #9514784

Mitch Spence 7/10/2011 10:05:50 AM

Thanks, everyone, for all the congrats, comments, and good wishes. I appreciate all of you, you know. #9520173

William C. Raco 7/10/2011 1:51:14 PM

How cute, and very well composed.
Excellent, as always, Mitch
Congratulations on the POTD! #9520609

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 7/12/2011 8:35:43 PM

Congratulations on your POTD Mitch, so sweet! #9526056

Mitch Spence 7/14/2011 12:32:35 PM

Thank you, Bill and Donna. #9530088

Tammy Espino 7/28/2011 6:41:13 PM

Congratulations again on another awesome finalist! Good luck next round :) #9560815

Agnes Fegan 7/28/2011 6:58:05 PM

This is so cute...congratulations! #9560973

Heather Loewenhardt 7/28/2011 7:50:22 PM

Congratulations on another silver medal Mitch. Good luck in the next round. #9561571

Amy M. Wilson 7/28/2011 7:58:07 PM

Big congratulations on your beautiful Finalist, Mitch!! #9561636

Martin Cregg 7/28/2011 9:07:18 PM

No surprise that this is a finalist. It's a great photo. Congrats! #9561988

Susan K. Snow 7/28/2011 10:42:32 PM

No surprise about this finalist. Well done, Mitch. Congratulations!!! #9562233

Kathy Wesserling 7/29/2011 1:19:01 AM

Well, Sammi deserves a big huge for cuteness, and you sure deserved a big Finalist for this image! Good Luck in the next round (I'm guessing "Winner!") #9562456

Stefania Barbier 7/29/2011 5:08:59 AM

adorable! congratulations!!! #9563079

Christine R. Lobsinger 7/29/2011 5:59:50 AM

Congratulations Mitch... a very cute Finalist..
Smiling Chris #9563322

Phyllis Burchett 7/29/2011 6:46:26 AM

Congrats on this wonderful Finalist! #9563657

Christopher J. Budny 7/29/2011 6:57:29 AM

Congratulations again, Mitch! #9563746

Linda L. Ruiz 7/29/2011 7:12:08 AM


Linda Blair 7/29/2011 7:37:57 AM

Ahhh...how adorable...congratulations on your wonderful finalist!! #9564119

JO ANN CLEVELAND 7/29/2011 8:10:33 AM

Congratulation on this awesome finalist
Mitch and so very well deserved!Bet we see this cutie again girl!

jo ann c. #9564297

Wanda Judd 7/29/2011 8:42:09 AM

Congratulations Mitch... #9564411

Richard B. Hallick 7/29/2011 9:28:35 AM

Congratulations on the POD and Finalist selections. #9564641

Amanda D. Austwick 7/29/2011 9:48:21 AM

Mitch, I'm so glad you received a Finalist on this cute image. Congratulations! #9564727

Allen O. Howard 7/29/2011 10:11:56 AM

Awesome Mitch!!! Did I say Awesome? Congratulations!!! Fantastic. #9564837

Courtenay Vanderbilt 7/29/2011 10:26:38 AM

Well deserved Finalist, Mitch! Congratulations! #9564868

Bojan Bencic 7/29/2011 10:49:41 AM

Congratulations on your finalist,
Mitch. #9564956

Leslie McLain 7/29/2011 1:16:04 PM

Knew this was a winner. Big congrats, Mitch. #9565583

Bill Johnson 7/29/2011 1:19:02 PM

Mitch, Big congrats on your winner!! #9565619

Michele Peterson 7/29/2011 1:20:51 PM

Congratulations Mitch on this very cute win!! #9565636

Aimee S. McMaster 7/29/2011 1:28:35 PM

...congratulations on your adorable winner Mitch! #9565708

Courtenay Vanderbilt 7/29/2011 1:32:15 PM

Whew! No breathing room! Congrats on your WINNER, Mitch! #9565734

Monnie Ryan 7/29/2011 1:48:25 PM

That face is just irresistible, Mitch - big congratulations on a well-deserved win! #9565848

Michelle Alton 7/29/2011 1:49:01 PM

This just HAD to have a gold badge, Mitch Congratulations! #9565853

Patricia A. Coblentz 7/29/2011 1:56:30 PM

This is absolutely precious...what a little friend and great capture, Mitch...congratulations on your win! #9565899

Stefania Barbier 7/29/2011 1:58:45 PM

gorgeous winner, congratulations!!! #9565920

Amanda D. Austwick 7/29/2011 2:20:36 PM

Love your well deserved Gold Win! Congratulations! #9566053

Tammy M. Anderson 7/29/2011 2:45:23 PM

Congrats, Mitch on this awesome winner. #9566162

Phyllis Burchett 7/29/2011 3:27:29 PM

Congrats on this adorable winner! #9566310

Jessica Jenney 7/29/2011 3:30:42 PM

Congratulations, Mitch on your adorable win! ♥ #9566335

Christopher J. Budny 7/29/2011 4:06:58 PM

And once more... Congratulations on the BP triple-play! #9566511

Rona L. Schwarz 7/29/2011 4:11:20 PM

We all knew this would be GOLD, Mitch! Congratulations again on an adorable, sweet, GOLD WINNER! #9566541

Debra R. Harder 7/29/2011 4:26:39 PM

WTG, Mitch!! Huge congratulations on your adorable and precious GOLD WINNER! Deb #9566640

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 7/29/2011 4:28:48 PM

Fabulous winner! WTG Mitch! :-) k #9566656

Renee Doyle 7/29/2011 4:31:05 PM

So cute!! Congratulations Mitch!! #9566676

David Phalen 7/29/2011 5:22:12 PM

BIG Congrats on a fabulous Winner!!

Does Sammi get an extra treat for being a Winner?:) #9567000

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 7/29/2011 5:26:16 PM

A Mighty big congratulations Mitch

An Awesome Winner #9567030

Judy V. Kennamer 7/29/2011 5:43:12 PM

What a cutie Mitch!!! Congratulations on your beautiful WINNER! #9567126

Amy M. Wilson 7/29/2011 6:59:03 PM

Huge congratulations on your outstanding Gold winner, Mitch!!! #9567395

Sabrina Ryan 7/29/2011 7:29:58 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this Cute Winning image, Mitch! #9567516

Tammy Espino 7/29/2011 8:35:27 PM

Congrats on your win, Mitch :) #9567691

Usman M. Bajwa 7/29/2011 8:56:55 PM

WTG Mitch!!! HUGE CONGRATZ on your beautiful Second Place Winner.

UB. #9567736

Katarina Mansson 7/29/2011 10:41:28 PM

Big congratulations on this adorable winner Mitch! #9567948

Mary K. Robison 7/29/2011 11:17:10 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your well earned Second Place Gold Winner, Mitch!
(Congrats again for its POTD gold!) #9568001

Merna L. Nobile 7/30/2011 12:05:39 AM

Imagine it. Feel it. Receive it. Congratulations, your entry was very special and thanks for sharing it with all of us. Merna Nobile #9568099

Alan L. Borror 7/30/2011 2:21:10 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful POTD and winner,Mitch! #9568266

William C. Raco 7/30/2011 4:22:08 AM

This is fantastic, Mitch
Congratulations! #9568431

Gail P. Sullivan 7/30/2011 5:25:35 AM

Big congrats on your winner, Mitch! #9568593

Ken Smith 7/30/2011 5:49:06 AM

Very cute, Mitch. Congrats on the gold! #9568709

Ermanno Radice 7/30/2011 5:54:11 AM

Congratulations,on your fabulous winner! #9568731

Mike Clime 7/30/2011 6:38:32 AM

Congratulations on your winner, Mitch! #9568805

Patrick Rouzes 7/30/2011 7:37:32 AM

Congratulations on your Winner & POTD, Mitch! WTG! #9569001

Cathy Barrows 7/30/2011 8:48:16 AM

Congrats on your winner...too cute #9569232

Karen Slagle 7/30/2011 11:22:12 AM

Congrats Mitch on your outstanding winning image, this is so cute. I love it... #9569503

Gord MacEachern 7/30/2011 3:16:18 PM

A winner all the way Mitch, a big congratulations! #9569983

Julianne Bradford 7/30/2011 3:16:32 PM

So great to see this little guy get the attention he deserves Mitch! Congratulations! #9569984

Lindley Johnson 7/30/2011 5:01:12 PM

Awwww...what a sweet face! Huge congratulations on your POTD and Win, Mitch! #9570213

Lydia Williams 7/31/2011 7:07:00 AM

So adorable, sweet face...I am sure his personality matches it...Congratulations! #9571210

Allen O. Howard 7/31/2011 2:24:41 PM

Nowhere to go but up! Congratulations Mich! #9571918

Richard B. Hallick 7/31/2011 4:29:20 PM

Congratulations on the gold selection. Well-deserved! #9572288

Dominick M. Dimacale 8/1/2011 12:28:15 AM

Congratulations Mitch o your POTD and Win!!!

Dominick #9572913

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 8/2/2011 9:23:14 AM

So very sweet Mitch, congratulations on your win! #9576875

Mary Beth Aiello 8/3/2011 10:26:59 AM

No surprise here, Mitch. Just an outstanding capture. Huge congrats on this well deserved GOLD. #9579376

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 8/4/2011 2:15:56 PM

This is so adorable, huge congrats on your win and POTD!!! #9582069

Mitch Spence 8/6/2011 9:30:41 AM

Thank you, my friends, for your time, your comments, and your congratulations. #9585962

Cindy Bendush 8/9/2011 12:33:23 AM

Adorable winner Mitch - congratulations! #9591853

Nikki McDonald 8/10/2011 4:26:12 PM

Is Sammi still grinning? Are you? Sorry so late. Congratulations on the win, Mitch. #9595930

Mitch Spence 8/14/2011 9:48:22 AM

Thanks, Cindy and Nikki. I showed Sammi. Somehow she wasn't terribly impressed. She liked the "cookie" I gave her though. :) #9603048

Dr Silly 8/15/2011 8:23:17 AM

Congrats Mitch on both of your Golds. :O) #9605272

Mitch Spence 8/15/2011 8:34:02 AM

Thank you very much, Doc. #9605305

Carmody Baker 8/18/2011 3:11:04 PM

Love this Mitch. What a friend! Congratulations! #9613019

Mitch Spence 8/24/2011 9:53:24 AM

Thank you, Carmody. #9624978

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This is my dog, Sammi, at her usual post whenever I leave or come home.


Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 1/640 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 200.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300

Uploaded on 6/13/2011 7:29:53 AM

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