• What Do Potato Chips And Cats Have In Common? Can’t Have Just One


    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess When a friend posts a Crazy Cat Lady action figure link on your Facebook wall you know that you have crossed into the realm where you wonder, “How many cats is too many cats?” It also never fails that when I… read more


  • The STOP Cat Shelter Destroyed By Fire: Help Needed

    Fanny survived the shelter fire

    A fire destroyed The Stop The Overpopulation of Pets (STOP) cat shelter in Mansfield, OH on January 24 leaving the shelter in critical need of financial help. Three cats perished in the blaze, seven are unaccounted for, but firefighters and rescuers managed to save 37 of… read more

  • Wordless Wednesday – Contemplating the New Year

    Desert sunrise Mary Hone

    Wordless Wednesday – Contemplating the New YearDesert Sunrise Submitted by Community Member Mary Hone As we ring in the New Year we reflect on our lives over the past year. On our accomplishments and failures. Our ups and down. Our successes and unmet goals. We also… read more

  • Wordless Wednesday – Lounging Around

    Chester Eying the Cat

    The picture of this adorable cat (below) was shared in the BlogPaws Community by member Lisa Baker. Make sure you stop by and check out the other pictures she has shared! You can add the BlogPaws Blog Hop button to your post and/or to your blog… read more

  • #BlogPaws Is Celebrating Giving Month

    Robbi Hess

    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess What does giving mean to you? Presents under a tree? Donations to a favorite charity? Saving a pet from life in a shelter or life on the streets? When we, at BlogPaws, think of Giving Month our mind automatically turns… read more

  • Iams’ #ShakeItForward Campaign Benefits Shelter Pets

    Post by Robbi Hess, BlogPaws Blog Manager There are two things that I know I can embrace with both arms — funny pet videos and a pet food company like IAMS and its #ShakeItForward Campaign. This campaign kicked off with a goal that IAMS would donate… read more

  • Actress Torrey DeVitto Promotes Shelter Adoption

    “He literally just melts in your arms when you pick him up…I always tell friends who are interested in getting a pet that they should adopt.” —Torrey DeVitto of Vampire Diaries and Pretty Little Liars The fourth annual Celebrate Shelter Pets Day kicked off with the… read more

  • Wordless Wednesday – Giving Month!

    Meet Athena the dilute tortoiseshell cat! Isn’t she beautiful? I knew this was the picture I had to share the minute I saw it in the community Athena is owned by community member Susan Willett. I thought that sweet little face as a great way to… read more

  • Does My Cat Like Me For More Than My Ability To Fill Her Food Dish?


    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess I live with four cats, all adopted either from a shelter, saved from a box at a roadside fruit stand or from a rescue group. As with people, each cat has his or her unique personality. Jessie, our Tortie talks… read more

  • Be The Change, Adopt A Pet: What To Know About Shelters

    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess You've seen the ASPCA commercials. The dogs and cats in kennels staring through the bars with sad and yearning gazes. When watching those I am hard pressed to not leap off the couch and run to my local shelter and… read more