Be The Change for Pets


pawject runway Olivia Newton “Dog” winsWelcome to the BlogPaws focus on Be the Change for Pets

At BlogPaws, we believe all animals can be pets, of a sort, and all animals deserve to be treated with love and respect.

Our mission for Be the Change for Pets remains:

  • Where will Be the Change for Pets lead us?
  • What can we accomplish together?
  • What can you do to help make a difference?

Be the Change Blog Posts

  • Keep Pets Safe & Healthy In The Winter

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    Post by Blog Manager Robbi HessĀ  It’s only mid-November and the frozen tundra of Western New York that I live in has seen up to five feet of snow in the Buffalo, NY area. Thruways have been closed for some-70- mile stretches, people can’t even open… read more

  • November Pet Blogging Prompts

    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess Back by popular demand and based on discussions in the BlogPaws Community, here is a month’s worth of pet blogging prompts. Whether you need inspiration, insight or a jumpstart to your pet blogging, without further ado… here they are: Write… read more

  • Pet Health Awareness: Protect Feral Cats


    With the recent reports of the “Polar Vortex” crossing the country and bringing with it frigid temperatures and, in some areas, copious amounts of snow, we need to urge you to bring your pets in from the cold. We trust, though, that if you are a… read more

  • Life Lessons From My Adopted Shelter Cats

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    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess I will admit that I am a sucker when it comes to a cat in need; hence the reason we have four of them in our not-overly-large-home. Growing up my mom raised Siamese cats. We had a female, Sabrina, and… read more

  • #BPPet360: Debunking Black Cat Bad Luck Myths


    Did you know that black cats and black dogs are the most overlooked colors in most shelters? There appears to still be an idea that black cats are bad luck. This post by Pet360 helps with debunking black cat bad luck myths. The article offers a… read more

  • A Study Shows: Most Pet Parents Choose Adoption; More Local Action Needed

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    From PetSmart Charities: More than two-thirds of Americans considering adding a pet to their families now say they would adopt a pet rather than buy one from a pet store or breeder, according to new research released today by PetSmart CharitiesĀ®. The 2014 U.S. Shelter Pet… read more