Cats and Dogs

  • Adopt-A-Senior Pet Month


    Guest post by Amy Shojai November is Adopt-A-Senior-Pet Month. My first German Shepherd lived to 13 years, and now Magical-Dawg is 9, and Seren-Kitty will soon be 20 (yikes!), I can attest that the golden oldie pets are wonderful choices for many folks. It makes me… read more


  • ‘Strays’ : A Unique Pet Musical

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    Guest post by Amy Shojai October is filled with national “days” promoting adoption, education, and appreciation. It’s National Adopt A Dog Month, for example, and October 24 is National Pit Bull Appreciation Day. Many of us write about pets for a living, and use our blogs,… read more

  • Pet Safety Tips For Halloween

    Halloween Pet Safety Tips

    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess Halloween is right around the corner and I am not certain how your pets react to the little ghouls and goblins and princesses that come knocking for treats, but mine lose their minds! Henrietta, the diva Poodle, barks her head… read more

  • Preparing For Weather Emergencies


    In light of the recent flooding and storms down south, we felt it necessary to share this information from petMD on how to prepare your pet for a weather, or any other, emergency. You should have a “go kit” for both your human family and your… read more

  • How To Really Celebrate National Cat Day

    Molly the cat celebrates national cat day with Tom

    Post by BlogPaws CoFounder, Yvonne DiVita October 29th is National Cat Day. I expect all of our favorite cat bloggers, and even cat bloggers we don’t know yet (how that can be so I do not know! but, tis true…there are cat bloggers out there we… read more

  • It’s National Pet Wellness Month

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    Guest post by M.K. Clinton  October is National Pet Wellness month. It is a perfect time to make sure that your dog or cat has been to see their veterinarian this year. We see our vet a number of times throughout the year, but this month… read more

  • Can Dogs and Cats Learn From Us?

    Can Cats and Dogs Learn from Us?

    Post by BlogPaws Co-founder Yvonne DiVita On Psychology Today’s Canine Corner, a discussion popped up about how dogs learn. They don’t talk about cats, but I’m including cats in this story. The issue isn’t, can our pets learn from us? It’s, can they learn just by… 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

  • Behavior In Your Aging Pets


    Guest post by Amy Shojai The puppy “accidents” and kitten “crazies” have resolved into a mature, well-behaved and beloved pet. But when did that sugar frosting on his ears and muzzle appear? The day King fails to beat you to the door, or Sheba sleeps through… read more

  • Love Your Pet Instagram Photo Contest

    Love Your Pet photo contest

    Do you have a pet that you love oh so very much?  Then show BlogPaws how much you love your pet in the “Love Your Pet Instagram Photo Contest” that starts now and ends on September 13, 2015, at 11:59 pm EST. Here’s the scoop, how… read more