Current Affairs

  • And the Woman of the Year In The Pet Industry Is…

    Women of the Year WIPIN 2015

    Post by BlogPaws Co-founder Yvonne DiVita I was sitting forward in my chair, last Friday, August 14, eagerly awaiting the big announcement. The room was silent. The lights were dimmed. The collective group of women in the pet industry had their eyes focused on Lorien Clemens,… read more

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  • National Mutt Day!

    National Mutt Day

    Post by BlogPaws CEO, Yvonne DiVita What is a mutt? you might ask. Or, who cares about mutts? Or, mutts aren’t worth my time. But, today is National Mutt Day! and you should pay attention. I will say this first… I love all dogs. All of us… read more

  • Abundantly Yours – Bloggers Count Your Blessings

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    Post by BlogPaws CEO, Yvonne DiVita I woke up and threw my feet to the floor, eyes only half open. I was groggy. It was early. I considered crawling back under the sheet, but then, right there, meeting my gaze, was a day full of abundance, beckoning.… 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

  • Louisiana Village BSL Law Overturned

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    Well it’s been a sad day! Zeus went on doggy vacation today! I don’t think Ohara and I have cried so much! We already miss our Zeusy baby and I know the 2 other families are missing their fur babies too!! My children are already acting… read more

  • American Humane Association and BlogPaws Salute Veterans

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      Veterans Day is a time to honor military veterans who courageously served our country, and this should include our four-footed veterans. Military working dogs have been used by the U.S. armed forces since World War I. They serve side-by-side with service members in combat missions,… read more

  • Pet Bloggers Can Be Sued For Their Words

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    by: Carol Bryant True or false: Your opinion if stated online is just that: Opinion and there are no repercussions. False. Pet bloggers can be sued for their words. What you say can and will be held against you in a court of law. According to… read more

  • How Should Pet Bloggers Handle Controversy

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      Controversy rules. Regardless if you bask in it, blog about it, run from it, or have a secret affection for it: Controversy rules. It also attracts attention, drives traffic, and if done the right way, often results in blog comments. If you are a pet… read more

  • BlogPaws’ Daily News Bite: Jerky Treats & Dogs

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    The health scares in recent months and years regarding jerky treats and pets has been something that pet owners have been acutely aware of. Recently, two of the nation’s biggest makers of jerky treats blamed for deaths and illnesses of thousands of pets have agreed to… read more

  • Pawject Runway Comes to BlogPaws

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    by: Carol Bryant Pawject  Runway descended on the BlogPaws 2014 Conference, and if you were in attendance, how much fun was this event (all of which, was for a very great cause). Here’s the scoop: On Friday evening, May 9th, dozens of attendees of the BlogPaws… read more