Nadine A. Lewis level-classic 12/10/2006 6:20:00 AM

It doesn't get much cuter than this, cj!!! I LOVE this portrait. Makes me want to buy a Westie...LOL!!! <>< #570045

SU SU 12/10/2006 6:23:36 AM

sooooooooooooooo Q #3686895

Terri L. Scribner 12/10/2006 7:37:32 AM

Way cute, CJ!!! Love it! #3687195

Cyn Valentine level-classic 12/10/2006 7:41:59 AM

Adorable!! Wonderful image CJ!! #3687208

Jennifer L. Taranto 12/10/2006 7:59:07 AM

So cute. The b&w scarf is a nice compliment to this little guy.

My grandfather had a westie when I was a kid ... I've always liked them :) #3687261

cj patterson 12/10/2006 10:08:11 AM

thanks nadine, su, terri, cyn, and jennifer!! #3687566

Nadya Johnson 12/10/2006 10:20:17 AM

He IS "The Cutest!" What an outstanding portrait, cj! #3687592

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 12/10/2006 12:27:30 PM

Cute capture. He is adorable. Did you get any with a santa hat on him? That would be so cute. #3687979

Chastity Abbott 12/10/2006 3:46:07 PM

Girly, this is just sooooo adorable!!! I love it!!!!!! :o) SO sweet!!!! #3688400

Janine Russell level-classic 12/10/2006 4:04:20 PM

CJ, very cute doggy portrait; excellent detail, exposure, clarity, lighting and textures. #3688470

cj patterson 12/10/2006 4:05:02 PM

tx nadya, kay, chastity, and janine!


Sherry S. Boles 12/12/2006 12:12:29 AM

Oh, HOW adorable!! Great surroundings for this shot! #3693406

cj patterson 12/12/2006 7:16:33 AM

tx sherry! #3694656

Cassie L. Woodlee 12/12/2006 2:02:21 PM

Precious capture CJ!!!!! #3695878

Kara L. Hendricks 1/24/2007 2:34:59 PM

Congratulations CJ.. Best of luck in the next round with your wonderful finalists.. #3860705

Bill Wyatt 1/24/2007 3:04:48 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful Finalist! #3861131

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 1/24/2007 3:53:05 PM

Gorgeous #3861810

Lee Ann Sahagun - Poling 1/24/2007 4:24:09 PM

What a great dog portrait - well done! Congrats! #3862272

Sharon King 1/24/2007 4:26:51 PM

I just love this shot, congrats! #3862304

cj patterson 1/24/2007 4:33:10 PM

thanks cassie, kara, bill, "the judges", lee ann and sharon!!! #3862401

Janine Russell level-classic 1/24/2007 4:42:46 PM

CJ, congratulations on your finalist. #3862534

Jill Flynn level-classic 1/24/2007 4:49:22 PM

ADORABLE!!!! Congratulations on your finalist! #3862605

cj patterson 1/24/2007 4:51:02 PM

thanks janine and jill!!! #3862628

Megan p 1/24/2007 5:23:47 PM

This is super duper adorable! Congratulations #3862967

cj patterson 1/24/2007 5:28:16 PM

tx megan!! #3863009

Chastity Abbott 1/24/2007 7:40:30 PM

Oh my gracious!!! I am so happy for you!!!!! Congrats to you girly!!!! I just think this is the sweetest little animal portrait!!!!!! :o) #3864383

Piotr M. Organa 1/24/2007 7:54:44 PM

Cute doggie, awesome shot, cj! Nice background, love the scarf.
Congrats, good luck!
:-o) #3864485

Cassie L. Woodlee 1/24/2007 7:56:59 PM

Congrat's CJ!! #3864493

cj patterson 1/24/2007 8:29:23 PM

tx chas, piotr and cassie! #3864634

Candice C. Calhoun level-classic 1/25/2007 5:20:07 AM

Big Congratulations!

ccc #3866523

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 1/25/2007 6:34:05 AM

Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round. #3867144

cj patterson 1/25/2007 7:29:03 AM

tx candice and kay!! his "mommy" is so excited! #3867682

Cyn Valentine level-classic 1/25/2007 7:30:11 AM

COngratulations Cj..love it!! #3867692

cj patterson 1/25/2007 7:31:25 AM

tx cyn! #3867701

Teresa Norris 1/25/2007 9:24:56 AM

Darling, sweet, and beautiful! Congratulations! #3868574

Jane M 1/25/2007 10:39:13 AM

Cute canine portrait cj! He looks more cooperative for the camera than my 2 year old daughter! Congrats #3869116

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 1/25/2007 12:48:02 PM

Great expression. #3869900

John V. Roscich level-classic 1/25/2007 3:33:44 PM

JOHN #3871108

cj patterson 1/25/2007 3:49:54 PM

thanks yoteresa, jane and john!!

and special thanks to the "judges"...another comment from a judge on this one!! I am excited!!!! thank you!!! #3871240

Chastity Abbott 1/25/2007 5:40:13 PM

Yaaaaahoooooooo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I am so happy for you my friend!!!!!!!!!!! YAY YAY YAY!!!!!!!! :o) HUGE Congrats! #3871702

Peter K. Burian 1/25/2007 5:47:32 PM


We have two cats; my wife wants them out now so she can get a Westie.

An excellent photo too,


Bill Wyatt 1/25/2007 5:52:23 PM

Congratulation on your first place winner, CJ!! #3871809

Piotr M. Organa 1/25/2007 6:25:35 PM

EXCELLENT!! #3872008

cj patterson 1/25/2007 7:06:34 PM

thank you chastity, peter, bill and piotr!!!

i know this little fella's mommy and daddy are going to be very proud!!! :)

so congrats to "BOO"...you posed so well for your portrait and made my job easy "Boo"!! #3872329

Jill Flynn level-classic 1/25/2007 7:12:14 PM

LOVE THIS!!! Congratulations on your WIN! #3872368

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 1/25/2007 7:56:43 PM

Congratulations on your adorable second place winner. #3872659

Susana Ms Heide 1/25/2007 8:10:50 PM

What a cute, cute portrait of this little guy!!! Many CONGRATS cj on this WINNING image!!! #3872733

cj patterson 1/25/2007 8:12:44 PM

thanks jill, kay and susana!!!! #3872741

Cora Miller level-classic 1/26/2007 12:15:01 AM

CJ, he's beyond cute....he's adorable and you've captured that to a "T". Congratulations on your win. #3873280

cj patterson 1/26/2007 4:53:59 AM

thank you cora! #3874077

Megan p 1/26/2007 6:11:25 AM

Good for you CJ!!! Many many congratulations! #3874460

Charlene Taylor 1/26/2007 6:22:58 AM

Congratulations CJ! Definitely a cute puppy! #3874519

Paula Dwyer 1/26/2007 7:36:56 AM

Adorable!! Congratulation on your second place winner!!! :) #3874793

Janine Russell level-classic 1/26/2007 8:50:57 AM

CJ, congratulations on your Second Place Win. #3875035

Tarun Bose level-classic 1/26/2007 9:48:17 AM

Big congrats CJ for your outstanding prize winning shot. #3875224

Candy Avera level-classic 1/26/2007 12:03:28 PM

Congratulations on your win CJ! #3875753

cj patterson 1/26/2007 3:55:47 PM

tx megan, charlene, paula, janine, tarun, and candy!!!!! #3876392

Donna J. Eaton 1/26/2007 8:52:55 PM

Congratulations on an adorable win! My friend has a Westie named Roxie and I have to agree that they are just the cutest! #3877203

Diane Dupuis 1/27/2007 3:28:33 AM

Congrats CJ! #3877736

cj patterson 1/27/2007 5:39:14 AM

tx donna and diane! #3878118

Jenny Bosmans 1/27/2007 7:08:33 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful Winner, CJ! :) #3878430

Cyn Valentine level-classic 1/27/2007 7:10:17 AM

Big congratulations Cj..adorable image!!! #3878437

cj patterson 1/27/2007 7:11:53 AM

thanks jenny and cyn! #3878444

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 1/27/2007 7:15:07 AM


cj patterson 1/27/2007 11:23:42 AM

tx gail! #3879489

Rakesh Syal level-classic 1/27/2007 12:19:03 PM

Congratulations on your win, CJ! #3879667

cj patterson 1/27/2007 8:55:44 PM

tx rakesh! #3881309

Kate Jackson level-classic 1/28/2007 7:32:02 AM

Big congrats - what a win!! WOW! #3882412

cj patterson 1/28/2007 1:39:53 PM

tx kate! #3883457

Sherry S. Boles 1/28/2007 3:42:56 PM

This is SO adorable, CJ!! Congrats on your oh-so-cute winner!! :) #3883817

cj patterson 1/28/2007 4:34:43 PM

thanks sherry! #3884012

Skyy McKendry 1/30/2007 11:14:32 AM

I think you found your calling, CJ. You are a very gifted photographer (great gallery by the way)! I can't wait to see your next animal entry. #3892063

cj patterson 1/30/2007 5:47:09 PM

tx skyy! #3893204

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 1/31/2007 5:52:46 PM

Congratulations on your win! This is an awesome portrait CJ. I'm very happy for you! #3897853

cj patterson 2/4/2007 8:54:22 PM

tx donna! #3912251

Allison Ross 2/9/2007 5:42:00 AM

This is adorable, I use to have a westie. They are the Cutiest dogs. #3928983

cj patterson 2/9/2007 7:22:37 AM

tx allison! #3929256

Heather E. Lupo level-classic 2/9/2007 7:31:10 AM

Oh CJ - you've done a wonderful job capturing the adorable character of this little white fluffy ball of fur! I love EVERYTHING about this portrait -- from his black and white checkered scarf to the location you've chosen to pose him. Beautiful lighting, lovely colors... just perfect in every way.

Congratulations on a well deserved win!!!! :)

~Heather #3929283

cj patterson 2/9/2007 7:36:50 AM

thank you heather!! :) #3929307

Colleen Farrell level-classic 2/13/2007 2:03:37 PM

Congratulations on this adorable pet portrait and on your win! I just saw this on the BP homepage. Great image! #3944989

Tammy J. Russotto 2/15/2007 12:45:20 PM

I absolutely love this picture. You definitely deserved the win. I can't get over how he/she just sat there and let you take the picture.

My Westie is 3 years old and he does not sit still for anyone.

Congratulations! #3951550

cj patterson 2/15/2007 6:30:33 PM

tx colleen and tammy!! #3952434

Michelle Darensbourg 2/26/2007 6:47:24 PM

What an adorable little dog, and great photo! Congrats on the contest! #3998899

Kathleen K. Parker level-classic 2/27/2007 12:04:42 PM

WONDERFUL, CJ!!! Congratulations!!!
KK #4001889

cj patterson 7/5/2007 3:50:08 PM

tx michelle and kathleen! #4476399

Heather 7/11/2007 7:45:20 PM

Congrats on The Win,This Photo is Too Cute! #4498666

cj patterson 7/12/2007 6:26:25 AM

tx heather! #4500393

Autum Rhoades 7/23/2007 10:57:26 AM

CJ, this is fantastic! Congratulations on your winner! #4544502

Daniella Puente 7/25/2007 8:29:22 AM

Absolutely cute and beautiful!!!! #4555196

cj patterson 7/25/2007 3:29:41 PM

tx autum and daniella! #4557547

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