Rescues and rescue animals

  • Speaker Spotlight: Build Share of Mind & Heart For Your Rescue

    Sybil book

    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess All you have to do is listen to the radio or television or read a paper and you see very quickly that many not for profits are struggling to bring in the donors — and the dollars — they have… read more


  • Responsible Pet Ownership Means Knowing When Not To Have A Pet

    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess “I worry about my dog,” “I hope my family has been taking care of my kitty the way I used to,” I hear these comments and more when I visit my mom at the nursing home and it made me… 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

  • Pets As Holiday Gifts? Studies Say It’s Not A Bad Thing


    Post by Robbi Hess #GivingMonth at BlogPaws is officially winding down because 2013 is coming to a close. As pet lovers, though we all know that giving back and giving to pets and pet shelters and rescues is something that should be ongoing. When it comes… read more

  • Resolve To Give Back To Pets Before Years’ End And Into 2014

    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess A local shelter is advertising "half-price pet adoptions for the holidays." I understand their wanting to get the pets adopted and get them into loving forever homes. I am conflicted though because I've written in the past about not giving… read more

  • Giving Month At BlogPaws: Change The Life Of One Animal

    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess When I see the pictures that scroll through my Facebook and Twitter feeds of pets in need of adoption, those that have been abused and stories of overcrowded shelters, it's all I can do to not "unfriend" or not follow… read more

  • BlogPaws Celebrates Giving Month This December

    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess With the frenzy of Black Friday and CyberMonday behind us what can we, as pet lovers, do to celebrate Giving Month? Believe it or not, at the top of the list is to gift a pet loving/pet blogging friend or… read more

  • December Kicks Off ‘Giving Month’ At BlogPaws

    Post by Robbi Hess I'm not ashamed to admit when I make my shopping list for my friends and family for the holidays I also include items for my pets. Henrietta typically gets more than the four cats and Spenser, but then she likes to wear… read more

  • November is Pet Health Awareness At BlogPaws

    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess Pet Health Awareness means many things in my mind: It means, I'm aware of the need to save up for an upcoming scheduled vet visit (and when you have six pets in the house, there is always an upcoming vet… read more

  • Adopt A Pet Month Winds Down: Tips For Adopting A Cat Or Kitten

    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess Have you been considering adopting a pet? Yearning for companionship and the comfort that comes with owning a pet, but not quite sure you have the time to devote to training a puppy or a dog? Maybe a cat or… read more