The Daily Digital Photo
Chronicling the life of Clayton, Spenser and Scooter.

December 21, 2001

Inspired by the prospect of cookies and milk,
Clayton prepares for his interview with Santa.

Congratulations to molly beagle eng, winner of this week's caption contest!


This week's runner-up was Meg Az. for:

    After completing his correspondence course in jail, Clayton is ready for his first delivery job


The other captions:

  • I hear even one snicker and they come off -- brian
  • I will NEVER work with that Jim Carey perosn agian! -- Joan
  • Fully recovered, Clayton is ready to pull Santa's sleigh. -- KK
  • Drat! Mom was right when she said if I kept eating that deer "candy", I'd turn into a deer. -- J & Dogs
  • 5 weeks in my crate then THIS! Are they trying to make me run away? -- Dan F.
  • I hope they realize only female reindeer have antlers in the winter!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! -- b thompson
  • Santa Snoopy was here! -- Emmitt's Mom
  • Eight weeks of confinement and now this... -- Elaine, Jason, Max and Hope Taillon
  • Be good all year, and look what happens! -- Kate K.
  • Every year it's the same thing...pose for the picture with the antlers, blah, blah, blah... -- Bob
  • Clayton contemplates whether the whole, "He knows if you've been bad or good" thing is worth it. -- Bubba
  • It's the return of the beagledeer! -- Spike
  • I'm only doing this for the treats.... -- Hobbes
  • "Laugh now, but we'll see who is laughing after you leave!" -- Drew, Caron, and Virginia
  • It doesn't look like rain, dear. -- Dawn Eng
  • Won't I guide your WHAT tonight? -- Janis Detloff
  • I have heard of singing for your supper, but this is ridiculious. -- Sammie Beagle
  • My plan is falling into place. Rudolph is history -- Kristi Tucker
  • I AM the 10th reindeer!!! -- KristiTucker
  • Max I aint!!!!!!! -- kllightcap
  • Ho, freakin' Ho. Just take the picture, mom! -- Becky Froberg
  • That's it, I want my phone call and my lawyer, now -- TjL
  • Clayton the beagle-nosed reindeer -- Phil S.
  • I'm sure to win the contest to be the Grinch's dog for the play this year! -- buster Beagle (way to go Clayton!)
  • I SAID "All I need is a reindeer..." NOT "I'll BE the reindeer"! Get your ears cleaned, Scooter! -- Mark F.
  • Clayton sniffed his way through the dark night to deliver treats to all scent hounds alike! -- Scott
  • Next Christmas daddy wears antlers or he's getting a gift in his loafers. -- Karen
  • Boy the crate is looking better all the time ..... -- Fiesta
  • If they think I'm gonna light up my nose and fly through the air...... -- KimK
  • "Ho ho ho" my paw! I feel ridiculous. -- Zoey Gooddog
  • If God had wanted beagles to have antlers, he would have made them that way to begin with! -- Meg Beagle Gooddog
  • This is NOT going to be a Merry Christmas with that thing on my head! -- Phoebe Gooddog
  • And then there were nine.... -- Phoebe Gooddog
  • All I can say is that there better be a big steak in one of these boxes -- TjL
  • Why does Rudolph always get to ride in front? I've got a cute nose too! -- TjL
  • I am soooo going to destroy stuff as soon as your back is turned.... -- TjL
  • Please, just put me back in the crate so I can retain some dignity -- TjL
  • The only comfort is knowing that someone, somewhere, is calling the SPCA police -- TjL
  • Oh, mom...but what does Scooter have to wear for the Christmas photo shoot? -- Laura Lee
  • "My name is not Max and don't get any ideas about that sled" -- Virginia Michaels and Lady Beagle
  • Cute dear -- Howard & Molly
  • It's Rudolph the "Red Gift" rain deer! -- Kepic
  • Didnt make the final cut for the part of the Grinch's dog - but should have. -- Cara
  • After they take this picture, wait'll they see the presents I leave them!! -- Melissa
  • When Rudolph was sick, who would guide Santa's sleigh? Reindeer Beagle, of course! -- Melissa
  • If I turn my head south, I can pick up the WB. -- Regina & Magic
  • Oh, please let my nose glow red this year, please, please, please! -- Lumpy Krishna
  • What you have to put up with, just to get special treats. -- Alan - Oz
  • It is a little known fact that the Grinch's dog Max was actually a beagle named Clayton... -- Gavin Muhlberger
  • Max's stunt double in "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" -- Bob Seaner
  • Clayton awaits a call to fill in for one of Santa's reindeer. -- Tim Sousa
  • You ask for a rawhide, and look what you get!!!! -- Jeannie, Melissa, Mary
  • Calling dasher and dancer AND comet and CLAYTON? -- Beth
  • Ho Ho Ho indeed. When I find out who did this to me, THEY'LL be a mince pie! -- Cotter B. Beagle
  • "Up on the Rooftop Beagle Paws/Down Comes Good Old Santa Claus" -- Abby, Lady, Lucky Elizabeth &Kiki
  • Clayton calls it quits after being put second in line to Rudolph... -- Wriggs
  • Reinbeagle awaits his turn to fly with Santa Paws. -- Tamara Hicks Syron
  • Rudolf Rudolf Rudolf...........wait i'm a dog/with a attatuide...........cool things that are wraped -- tialuver
  • Stare away from the camra........ohhhhh presents -- Milo
  • They told me it would make my ears grow! -- Cami B. Beagle
  • Step Away From The Gifts---------- NOW -- tialuver
  • Ahhh--------Life has never been the same -- tialuver
  • No No No No I Don't want To Be Rudolf Don't Put The Nose On I Want To Be Dasher -- tialuver
  • 543210, hello,oh nooo i have sooo many gifts that i can't move at all oh nooo here comes more Ahhh! -- tialuver
  • For 2001, Santa is going to use a team of beagles. -- Jenny T. Gooddog
  • "You'd think they could have given me a Santa suit instead of these ridiculous antlers." -- Joey Gooddog, M.D.
  • Mortification personified. -- Jack Gooddog
  • If they think I'm going to pull their sleigh, they're nuts! -- Priscilla (and Rick)
  • Olive, the other Reindeer. -- Meg R.
  • RO RO RO MERRY ROSMAS -- BALEY
  • when is santa coming with my doggie treats? -- michael w
  • HOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOROOOOOOOOOOOOOOHO -- ERICKIDHFR
  • No one thinks I am a reindeer. Now maybe if my nose glowed... -- Ronnie Rosenberg
  • "The horror, the horror...." -- Jaya Goodbird
  • hey, i look like a reindeer.... sorta, well atleast they didn't spray paint my hair like last year -- Beagle Boy, #1
  • Look, my nose isn't red! You've got the wrong guy! Get me outta here! -- Lisa Czepiel
  • Claydolf takes a break from delivering presents. -- mel
  • Reindeer??....NO,......Beagledeer! -- Charlie & Angie Beagle
  • "I don't care what you say. I'm not going to delivery any more packages!" -- Papagena Goodbird
  • Dog, I'm feeling horny today. -- Dick Goodman
  • "I'm not going to deliver any presents that don't smell edible." -- Sam Goodbird
  • All the things I do to hide from Doggie Style -- Boggie
  • I WONDER IF THE RAINDEER HAVE THIS MUCH FUN? -- AMANDA WARD
  • Next year I better get to wear the yarmulke, as least that's dignified! -- zoey,sam and romeo
  • I can't believe that my humans did this to me!!! -- Chuckie Morgan
  • which way is Santas workshop?? -- Arne
  • sorry i couldn't bring santa to. -- Arne
  • when your done taking the picture I'd better get alot of treats for this. -- Arne
  • The lengths a beagle has to go to in order to get presents! --
  • "On Dancer, on Prancer, on Clayton, on Vixen...." -- Meg Beagle Gooddog
  • Clayton is trying to believe that this is the day after Christmas. -- Casey Gooddog
  • Clayton.....the 10th, often unseen, reindeer -- Candy the Wonder Beagle
  • Hey is this mine??......ohh well it is now! -- Julia G.
  • Thanks guys I always wanted red wrapping paper..... Hey guys check this out!! -- Julia
  • Free on parole with $5.00 and a new suit of clothes. -- Elaine Wright
  • Ro-Ro-Ro and a Happy New Year -- Paula
  • Why can't they just accept me for who I am? I hate playing dress-up. -- B. Eagle