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jrmgreer
06-26-2009, 03:42 PM
Hey Guys,

I know we have some uber creative people on this forum - and TCDR needs your help! We have a booth at the Houston Dog Show for July 16-19 at Reliant Center in Houston... Problem is - there are HUNDREDS of booths! We want to make up a banner to draw attention to us. Here is the banner...

http://www.aucado.us/photopost/data//606/slogan_contest.jpg

So here's the deal... Post possible slogans here on the forum. The board will vote and choose the slogan for the banner. The winner will receive 2 TCDR koozies, a TCDR T-shirt, and a little something for your ACD!

http://www.aucado.us/photopost/data//606/medium/P21000011.JPG

http://www.aucado.us/photopost/data//606/tshirt.jpg

And a mystery prize for your pup!!

Ringtailroxy
06-26-2009, 04:10 PM
"Inside Every Rescued Cattle Dog Is a Heart as Big as Texas!"

"No More Lonely Cattle Dogs in the Lone Star State"

"Texans never give up, and neither do Cattle Dogs!"

"Remember the AuCaDo!!!"

rtr

jrmgreer
06-26-2009, 04:27 PM
Whoo Hoo!! RTR starts it off with a bang!! I love it! Keep 'em coming gang!

Ringtailroxy
06-26-2009, 04:33 PM
hee hee...i LOVE coming up with slogans & jingles...

when i ran my own pet-sitting & in home training services, my business name was "Smiling Dog Services" and the slogan was "Why board them alone when they could be home?"

i especially like the last one, kinda like "Remember the Alamo"!

rtr

c'mon, lets see some creativity...i havn't had a chance to be creative since December...and that's not good for the psychological wellbeing of any artist!

just_angela
06-26-2009, 04:37 PM
Our favorite saying is a play from the tv show Heroes. We came up with it when we rescued Claire (happens to be the name of the cheerleader from the show)

"Save the Cattle Dog, Save the World"

noworriesjake
06-26-2009, 04:43 PM
Big State
Big Hearts
Big Love

KAKZooKpr
06-26-2009, 05:02 PM
"Red or Blue, there's one for you!"

Kristina

littleroads
06-26-2009, 05:03 PM
"Kiss Our Bentleys!" :biggrin2:

(OK, not too creative, cuz we've used it before, but I like it.)

KAKZooKpr
06-26-2009, 05:53 PM
"Hold 'Em in Texas" (Like Texas Hold 'Em)

"Large or small, the ACD herds 'em all!"

Jake&Tex
06-26-2009, 05:57 PM
OK, this one is kinda cheesy because you have to sing it to "Deep in the Heart of Texas":

Bentleys at night are big and bright (clap-clap-clap-clap), deep in the heart of Texas!

just_angela
06-26-2009, 07:24 PM
"Red or Blue, there's one for you!"

Kristina


I like this one!

Brunella
06-26-2009, 08:41 PM
Wow, I'm loving reading these, some are really great. I can't wait to be able to buy my very own TCDR tee-shirt with the new slogan on it!

I like Mel's Big State, Big Hearts, Big Love.

I also like: Red or Blue there's one for you (because it's also kinda a takeoff on the red states and blue states

And these two I really love:
"Inside Every Rescued Cattle Dog Is a Heart as Big as Texas!"
"No More Lonely Cattle Dogs in the Lone Star State"

Already so many excellent choices!

Lizzie
06-26-2009, 09:23 PM
Let me think...but Jenn...what you have done in the last year, with your rescue,,,well, I must say...you r one awesome lady.:thumb_yello:

jrmgreer
06-27-2009, 12:32 PM
Awww... Thanks Liz - but I've had LOTS of help!!!

The slogans are AWESOME!!!!!!!!! I knew I could count on you guys to come up with something great!

Keep 'em coming - Contest will end Wednesday at noon and the winner will be announced by Friday!

dingoridge
06-27-2009, 12:49 PM
Saving cattle dogs, the heartbeat of Texas.


Inside a cattle dog beats the heart of Texas.


J

dingoridge
06-27-2009, 12:58 PM
Big as the Texas heart
Tough as the Texas spirit
Texas Cattle Dog Rescue
J

dingoridge
06-27-2009, 01:05 PM
Texas spirit and
Cattle dog tough

J

dingoridge
06-27-2009, 01:18 PM
Texas cattle dogs paws - Loyalty, Love, Devotion, Determination

J

txpenny
06-27-2009, 01:18 PM
"Yes we can!"

kidding.

TexasCDLorenz
06-27-2009, 01:37 PM
I have a song going through my head-
Deep in the Heart of Texas- can't get it out of my head. Now whose fault was THAT! Was that Laura?:biggrin2:

Jake&Tex
06-27-2009, 06:05 PM
I have a song going through my head-
Deep in the Heart of Texas- can't get it out of my head. Now whose fault was THAT! Was that Laura?:biggrin2:

CLAP CLAP CLAP CLAP....... Deep in the Heart of Texas!!!!

LOL

ACDLuvr
06-27-2009, 06:51 PM
Bentley's will shine! Saving one life at a time!

havekissedfrogs
06-27-2009, 07:11 PM
Bringing the love home.

TexasCDLorenz
06-27-2009, 08:29 PM
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IXEZuAfxT3I:insane:
CLAP CLAP CLAP CLAP....... Deep in the Heart of Texas!!!!

LOL

See what you've done! I've gone CRAZY
Deep in the Heart of TEXAS- CLAAAAP
Hope that link works- you all should listen! Then you will ALL hear it over and over and over- Deep in the Heart of TEXAS- YEE HAA

Brunella
06-27-2009, 10:12 PM
My uncle and grandpa lived in TX for YEARS, I know the song well and love to sing it loud and proud (though I'm a Jersey girl to the core of my being). CLAP, CLAP, CLAP, deep in the heart of Texas!

winddrover
06-28-2009, 02:23 AM
I'd like to suggest you look at Windrovers signature! It just love it, but she'd have to say it was ok.

sure, go for it :)

Mel2001
06-28-2009, 10:21 AM
"All my miX'es live in Texas!"

Not a submittal, but just couldn't help myself, and as a reference to the mixed breeds. :naughty:

There are so many great slogans already. Jenn, I think you should use MORE THAN ONE!

Mel2001
06-28-2009, 10:23 AM
"Cattle Dog: It's What's for Rescue!"

(A take on the "Beef: It's What's for Dinner" slogan)

:::slinking away now from my lame attempt::: :)

Jake&Tex
06-28-2009, 10:58 AM
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ixezuafxt3i :insane:

see what you've done! I've gone crazy
deep in the heart of texas- claaaap
hope that link works- you all should listen! Then you will all hear it over and over and over- deep in the heart of texas- yee haa

hahahahaha!!!!!

babswilde
06-28-2009, 11:33 AM
Cattle Dogs: the Blue and Red Noses of Texas (from yellow rose of Texas)

I spied a young cow dog on the streets of Laredo

Blue dogs crying in the rain, lookin' for some love

jrmgreer
06-28-2009, 01:17 PM
So who is submitting Winddrover's sig? Diz or Winddrover? :)

You guys are doing great! Keep brainstorming... we may use multiple slogans... we are making up brochures too!!

txpenny
06-28-2009, 02:35 PM
"Saving our friends, one paw at a time."

Buela's Mom
06-28-2009, 04:07 PM
"Nothing Bigger in Texas than the Heart of a Cattle Dog"

sjmclain
06-28-2009, 05:45 PM
OK, so I don't have any slogan suggestions, but I'm wondering if you have enough volunteers to man the booth? If you need any help I'm available.

jrmgreer
06-28-2009, 09:08 PM
Sarah - I would LOVE some help!!! I'll be all by myself on Thurs and Fri (16th and 17th)... I would like the company too!! :) I'll e-mail you the details as soon as I get the packet...

TexasCDLorenz
06-29-2009, 01:47 PM
Cattledogs- Deep in the heart of all Texans
Sorry, this is the only thing I can thing of- with that song still running through my head! Laura's fault:roll1:

jrmgreer
06-30-2009, 02:32 AM
OK guys - Last day for entries!! So far so good! If you have any more ideas - post em quick!

Contest ends at 4PM Central time! Winner will be announced on Friday!

jrmgreer
07-03-2009, 08:51 PM
OK... so the entries were SO good... We ended up choosing 2!! One for the banner and one for the brochure!

And the winners are...

Eileen (littleroads) for "Kiss Our Bentleys!" - This will go on the banner!

and

Kristina (KAKZooKpr) for "Red or Blue, there's one for you!" - This will go on the front of our brochures!

Eileen and Kristina - please pee mail me your addresses so that I can send your prizes! Please include your T-shirt size!

Thanks to everyone who entered - we appreciate your help and support!! :)

KAKZooKpr
07-03-2009, 08:58 PM
Woo hoo! I never win anything! :biggrin2: Pee mail on the way. Thank you for choosing my slogan for the brochure. I love Eileen's slogan too. That will get attention on the banner for sure! :thumb_yello:

Thanks!
Kristina

Mel2001
07-04-2009, 08:45 AM
Woot! That is so cool!

Hey Jenn, you ARE going to post one of the flyers after they're done, right? :biggrin2:

Ringtailroxy
07-04-2009, 09:19 AM
the nice thing about "kiss our bentleys" is that peopel won't know what a bentley is...or they will think it's a type of european luxury car...& it will draw them to your tent, if only to ask..."what's a bentley"?

congrats to the winners! it was a fun contest!

rtr

jrmgreer
07-04-2009, 09:52 AM
Yes - I'll post the flyers when they are done! I'll also post pics of our booth at the Houston Dog Show so that you can see the banner! :)

TexasCDLorenz
07-06-2009, 01:54 PM
Jenn- please e-mail me some kind of flyer that I can print out. I need one to put in my "High scoring ACD" prize at our show on July 25th. I can also place some on the info table where folks come in the main door.:biggrin2:

jrmgreer
07-06-2009, 02:22 PM
Shoot me your address... I'll send a koozie or two and some flyers to you when I get them next week. :)