Caption This! A Dog Mechanic?

In our new Caption This contest, we ask you to come up with your funniest caption to this great photo.

We had more than two dozen captions submitted for the photo of a cat peaking out of a Starbucks bag in last week's Caption This contest.

The Patch judges awarded title of best caption to ReTTo for the caption: "She said that Starbucks is like catnip for humans but I've been sitting in here for an hour and feel nothing!"

Both ReTTO and Carolyn Alder, who submitted the excellent photo, will get a digital copy of the photo with the caption affixed. You can click on the thumbnail above to see what it looks like.

For next week, we’ve got a photo of a dog waiting patiently for some mechanic clients, sent in by reader D S. You can start submitting your funniest caption ideas now.

Here’s how it works:

* In the comments section below, write in your best idea for a funny caption for this photo. Comments must be in by noon Friday.

* The esteemed Patch judges will pick our favorite and announce it Monday, along with a new photo to caption.

* Both the caption writer and the reader who submitted the photo will get an emailed copy of the captioned photo.

Want to upload your own funny pet photos for future caption consideration? Please do by clicking through to this article.

Scott Jewell October 22, 2012 at 12:26 PM
In this economy, even Snoopy needs a job
Bob Johnson October 22, 2012 at 12:26 PM
So...you say it's running ruff...
ann October 22, 2012 at 01:31 PM
don't worry I'll sniff out the problem!
McHenry County College October 22, 2012 at 02:03 PM
I hope they can get the car fixed; I don't plan on walking home!
Joe Ordonez October 22, 2012 at 02:08 PM
I don't need no stinkin' master. I am a master. A master mechanic.
Megg Abel October 22, 2012 at 02:24 PM
Able to break broken hearts with a quick lick.
Bob Gas October 22, 2012 at 03:04 PM
I tried being a woofer but got laid so so I thought I would try this.
Marilyn Wagner October 22, 2012 at 03:15 PM
Tires rinsed for free
Doug Baer October 22, 2012 at 04:47 PM
All our other employees were outsourced to China...
Ken K. October 22, 2012 at 05:17 PM
You don't know what form of payment we accept!?... Have I got a bone to pick with you. 0==0
David Lee October 22, 2012 at 05:40 PM
Then, sharply at 10, I begin hunting North Shore Cougars
Frank Cappi October 22, 2012 at 05:53 PM
"Our Mechanics have gone to the Dogs"
jeff October 22, 2012 at 06:23 PM
Mechanic on duty will give you 1/2 off if you want it fixed doggie style!
Ricky Chiero October 22, 2012 at 07:38 PM
I work for biscuits
Solange Carr October 22, 2012 at 08:09 PM
I don't mind the work its those doggone long hours I can't take
Lisa Haderlein October 22, 2012 at 08:21 PM
This is what happens when the cats go on strike...
Cristel Mohrman (Editor) October 22, 2012 at 08:23 PM
Housebroken? Check. Car broken? Um, you're on your own!
Justin Synnestvedt October 22, 2012 at 10:32 PM
Sounds like your car is running a little ruff!
Joe Ordonez October 23, 2012 at 02:56 AM
My sign mocks me.
LiLSuzQ32 October 23, 2012 at 03:53 AM
I can't fix the broken car ... I'm waiting for the cat !!! Cats RULE, dogs drool :)
Joe Ordonez October 23, 2012 at 04:06 AM
I did a doody while on duty.
Richard Hertz October 23, 2012 at 04:13 AM
My owner went inside and told me to Stay and sit right here. He didn't tell me about this sign I was sitting behind until everyone kept asking me what day am I available to do the work. I just saying "bark, bark, bark, ruff, ruff, ruff"
John L October 23, 2012 at 04:36 AM
Hot Rods???? I thought they said Hot Dogs!!
jeff October 23, 2012 at 09:14 AM
Bring your radiator in! This a great place to take a leak!
Joe Ordonez October 24, 2012 at 01:27 PM
But what I'd really like to do is direct.
AKD October 26, 2012 at 09:22 PM
A fifteen hour day... I hope I get paid ROVERtime!
Joe Ordonez October 27, 2012 at 01:21 AM
Will fix your scrap heap for a heap of scraps.
Roxi Crawford October 28, 2012 at 02:08 PM
Why did the mechanic sleep under a car? He wanted to wake up oily in the morning.
Roxi Crawford October 28, 2012 at 02:08 PM
There it is! Another Typo!. Should say Mechanic on Doodie!
Brian Hickey December 11, 2012 at 12:31 PM
!0 feet ...errrrr...... 10 inches tall and bullet proof !


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