Be The Change for Pets


Welcome 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

  • Pets And Veterans Heal One Another


    The healing power of pets is shown in this article that talks about “healing at both ends of the leash” in which a disabled Vietnam veteran adopted a special needs dog. The story is heartwarming and shows how these two came together and how their bond… read more

  • Friday The 13th! #superstition #blackcats


    Post by Yvonne DiVita, BlogPaws CEO I’m not superstitious. I don’t avoid ladders in my way, I walk right under them. I don’t let a broken mirror spoil my day, neither do I throw fits and cause mirrors to be broken… not on purpose, anyway. I… read more

  • Measure Your Dog’s Quality Of Life During Cancer Treatment


    Editor’s Note: The post I am going to talk about below is about a pet and his cancer journey, but as a breast cancer survivor I can tell you I was moved to tears by the Penny Jar Method that Meghan Howell shared with  Tripawds. Had… read more

  • Becoming A BlogPaws Ambassador

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    As Aimee notes, the BlogPaws Team is always on the look out for incredible bloggers whose personality and love for pets shines through in their blogging efforts. We love this post by Aimee, a BlogPaws 2015 Ambassador, on how she got chosen, the benefits of the… read more

  • Canine Companion Helps #Iraq Vet


    The healing power of the love of a pet shines through again when Star, a military veteran who suffers PTSD adopted a canine companion named Lucky to help her “cope with the wounds of war.” You certainly don’t have to be a veteran to understand the… read more

  • Thousands Of Pets Adopted During PetSmart Charities Event


    According to a press release from PetSmart Charities, Phoenix, “It was love at first sight for nearly 15,000 pets who were adopted during the PetSmart Charities Be My Valentine Adoption Weekend.” The two-day event, in collaboration with more than 3,000 local adoption groups, was held over… read more