Cats and Dogs

  • Love Your Pet Instagram Photo Contest

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    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 16, 2015, at 11:59 pm EST. Here’s the scoop, how… read more


  • Help Aging Pets Feel Young!

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    Guest post by Amy Shojai  Just because your pets have slowed down a bit doesn’t mean they know they’re old. Cats and dogs get their feelings hurt and have trouble understanding when owners, out of concern for their pets’ health, try to curtail activity. There are… read more

  • ‘She Has A MicroChip’


    Post by BlogPaws CEO Yvonne DiVita This post is about microchips. Raise your hand if your pets are microchipped. That includes cats. Cats that go out, especially. I don’t know about other pets but I should think you could also microchip your ferret, guinea pig or… read more

  • #PetSafety Tips For Cat And Dog Parents #Pet360

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    As we continue to celebrate #PetSafety month here at BlogPaws we wanted to share these two bits of information on pet safety for both cats and dogs from Pet360. Even if you feel you’ve read these tips before, it is always good to have a reminder… read more

  • #PetSafety: Dogs In Hot Cars, On Hot Pavement

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    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess On Tuesday we hosted a rousing #BlogPawsChat on Twitter that focused on pet safety. Because pet safety is such a crucial factor in being a responsible pet parent we have devoted the entire month of July to it, but remember… 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

  • Pet Safety Tips For Memorial Day

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    Post By Blog Manager, Robbi Hess I’m not sure about your weather, but in Western New York it has been hot, hazy and humid and today is the “official start of summer.” I wonder that that means the weather will be like the rest of the… read more

  • How to Prepare for a Natural Disaster With Pets

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    With rising temperatures and spring showers giving way to seasonal storms and wild fires, today, Saturday, May 9th, is National Animal Disaster Preparedness Day. Loving pet parents know the importance of having a disaster plan for your pets in place—but many people do not. Knowledge and… read more

  • Canine Influenza Virus Update

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    What is the canine influenza? Where did it come from? How many dogs have become very sick? The canine influenza virus is responsible for sickening and even killing some Chicago and Chicago area dogs over the past month or so. What we know is that the… read more

  • Wordless Wednesday Earth Day Blog Hop

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    Get your green on, get hopping, and celebrate Earth Day 2015 with the BlogPaws “Wordless Wednesday” blog hop! Some of our BlogPaws Community members are seen in the photo above and perhaps you and your pet are giving back on this fantastic day. Don’t fur-get, BlogPaws… read more