Rescues and Shelter Animals

  • Paw It Forward for Pets With BlogPaws

    Myrtle Beach dog K9 Unit

    BlogPaws wishes you a very happy Memorial Day weekend! In honor of those we love and who continue to serve and have served, we salute you.  You can paw it forward with BlogPaws, so keep reading. In case you missed it, here are some of the… read more


  • Can Shelter Dogs And Cats Be Movie Stars?

    PI Woof

    “What happens when you train shelter dogs like movie dogs?” asks award-winning dog filmmaker and author Larry Kay of Positively Woof, whose new action-comedy short film P.I. Woof stars shelter dogs from Pet Orphans of Southern California. “The biggest reason shelter dogs don’t get adopted is lack… read more

  • All-Star Dog Rescue Celebration #AllStarDogCelebration

    All Star Dog Rescue

    Adoption is a prime reason BlogPaws bloggers do what they do. Adoption, dog rescue, cat rescue, animal service support… you name it and we serve it with our words, our attention, our desire. BlogPaws bloggers want all animals rescued and treated with the love and respect… read more

  • Helping Pets Impacted By South Carolina Flooding

    We are sharing the word about the pets and humans devastated by the recent flooding in South Carolina. BlogPaws Community Member Sarah Bauer shared her blog post where she is helping pets impacted by South Carolina flooding by collecting financial donations and supplies for the shelters… 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

  • PetSmart Charities: Be My Valentine Weekend

    Love is in the air and PetSmart Charities is helping find love for thousands of adoptable pets across the country and in Canada and Puerto Rico with its “Be My Valentine Adoption Weekend.” Animal welfare organizations will be onsite at 1,300 PetSmart stores on Saturday, February… read more

  • Use Facebook To Help Shelter Pets

    BlogPaws 2015 Ambassador, Aimee Beltran, posed the question, “how can I help shelter pets?” The reason for this question is the heartbreaking amount of pets who languish in shelters who are in need of loving, forever homes. She hit upon the idea that everyone who uses… read more

  • 12 Days of Pet Adoption Cheer #PetSmart (Day 1 & 2)

    There is never a “better time of the year” to adopt a pet, but when the holidays roll around it is a great time of year to share heart-warming stories of pets that had been adopted into loving forever homes. We will be sharing with you,… read more

  • Tips For Holiday Giving For Pets

    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess In the frenzy that seems to grip us all from Thanksgiving until the first of the year, it’s not always easy to think about those who aren’t right in front of our faces, or between our feet, but this is… read more

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

    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 Charities®. The 2014 U.S. Shelter Pet… read more