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

  • Is The Dog Flu Spreading?

    dog playing

    News of the dog flu is enough to send any dog parent into a nervous frenzy of wondering, “is it coming to my state” and “how can I protect my pet?”  The dog flu is similar in nature to the flu that humans can catch and… read more

  • It’s Adopt A Cat Month: How Many Cats Do You Live With?


    Post by Blog Manager, Robbi Hess BlogPaws continues to celebrate cats and Adopt a Cat Month so I have decided to share with you why I share my house with four cats. When I first moved out of my parents home, way back when the apartment… read more

  • Cattitude Check At #BlogPaws Conference With PetSmart Charities


    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess PetSmart Charities hosted a Cattitude Check at the #BlogPaws Conference that focused on how your content can save shelter pets. Heather Vanna, online communications and social media manager and Karilynn Galiotos, digital content and social media specialist explained to attendees how… read more

  • #FoodShelterLove Donation Given At #BlogPaws Conference

    silver rescue

    There are some individuals who toil behind the scenes to save animals. They see a pet in need, take it in and it snowballs from there. Thus was the case with Karina McDaniel, the owner of Silver Rescue in Nashville, Tennessee. “It all started,” Karina said,… read more

  • Maddie’s Pet Adoption Days A Success


    According to a press release from the Human Society Silicon Valley (HSSV) more than 5,000 dogs and cats nationwide found homes this past weekend at the country’s largest free pet adoption event, Maddie’s® Pet Adoption Days, sponsored by Maddie’s Fund®. The HSSV  participated in this annual… read more

  • #BlogPaws: Find And Tell Your Shelter/Rescue Story


    Post by Robbi Hess, BlogPaws Blog Manager In case you missed the session at the #BlogPaws Conference on “How To Find and Tell Your Story For Social Media Success for Shelters & Rescues” this post was written on-site — how’s that for on-the-spot reporting!? The session… read more