Posts by Yvonne DiVita

  • Cows and Chickens and Goats, Oh My! #WorldFarmAnimalDay

    go kiss a goat on World Farm Animals Day

    Post by Yvonne DiVita, BlogPaws Co-founder For the fuzzy-brained, cows and chickens and goats are farm animals. They can also be pets. Although I’m a city girl, well, mostly a city girl. I prefer living on the outskirts and visiting the hustle and bustle of downtown now… read more


  • Celebrating a Big Day: International Rabbit Day

    Yes. It’s time. It’s time to give RABBITS their due. I have not had the privilege of being a Mom to a rabbit. I have seen rabbits in homes and had friends who were loving parents to rabbits, but personally, I think I have missed the… read more

  • In The Company of Animals…We May Learn Who We Are


    Post by Yvonne DiVita, BlogPaws Co-Founder Recently, our own Chloe DiVita sat down with an amazing man who has been on the scene of animal care and welfare for decades. He cares as deeply about the welfare of animals everywhere, as much as we do, at… read more

  • Thinking Like a Rock Star: OR Get it Done!

    rock star

    Post by BlogPaws Co-Founder, Yvonne DiVita Rock stars are made, not born. It often seems that our favorite rock stars became the big success stories they are because they were born to be in the public eye. Many of them even say they knew as children they… read more

  • Lessons Learned: Moving is NOT for Sissies!

    moving is not for sissies

    Post By BlogPaws Co-founder, Yvonne DiVita I moved. I uprooted my business (I work from home) and my home and moved from one thriving, bustling suburb in Colorado, to a smaller, quieter location, in Colorado. We don’t live far from where we used to live. However,… read more

  • After a While by Veronica A. Shoffstall

    After a while you take a nap

    Post by Yvonne DiVita, BlogPaws Co-founder Every now and then I’m reminded that life is a complicated experience. I forget, when tending to day to day activity, that the world is a big place, full of people of all sorts…and I forget that I am but… read more

  • 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

  • ‘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

  • Is It Tuesday Yet?

    Tuesday chats with Emily

    Post by BlogPaws CEO, Yvonne DiVita It’s a Tuesday, as I write this post. I often wonder where Tuesday fits in the work week expectations. We all hate Mondays. Mondays are a cruel step-parent shouting at you to get your chores done! Wednesdays are over the… read more

  • 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