Tag "pets"

  • Honor Flags Project Returns to BlogPaws Conference

    Honor Flags Project Returns to BlogPaws Conference

    It is time to bow our heads, show love and remember, and this year’s BlogPaws Conference will play host to the time-honored tradition that is Honor Flags. Honor Flags remember our dear pet companions who are no longer with us and honor all who are dedicated to rescuing… read more


  • Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop: Reason for the Season

    dog and bunny

    This week’s Wordless Wednesday blog hop is dedicated to the reason for the season. For so many of us, pets make the holidays so very joyful, celebratory, and meaningful. This blogger thinks back to her childhood dog and the dogs whom I have loved and lost. Perhaps… read more


  • Bringing Leadership Skills to Blogging Your Business

    Leadership Skills for Blogging Your Business

    Leadership skills are not something you learn one day, or one week, and then put in your pocket for future use. They’re not something you set aside on your desk to refer to once in a while. They’re not to be dismissed lightly, though so many… read more


  • BlogPaws Blog Hop: Pets are the Reason

    I love animals

    Pets are the reason. It is National Pet Month, but loving, dedicated pet parents know that every month is national pet month. We celebrate, we rejoice, we cherish, we hug even when some say hugging a pet isn’t cool. Pets are the reason. They bring us… read more


  • Join Us for Office Hours: Let’s talk community!

    Office Hours Are Open

    On a steamy fall night in 2012 in southern Louisiana, my husband sat in his apartment–he was on a research stint in the bayou while the dogs and I were in Indiana. Over the sounds of the TV show he watched on his laptop, he heard… read more


  • 9 Ways Being a Pet Blogger Makes You a Better Person

    fomo fear of missing out

    The human animal bond is alive and well at BlogPaws. We spend our days promoting and supporting it in various ways. The biggest way we support the all-important human-animal bond is by connecting to other pet people who “get it.” These are usually bloggers who include pets… read more


  • To Dress or Not to Dress: January 14 is National Dress-Up Your Pet Day


    Guess post by Melissa K. Clinton January 14 is National Dress Up Your Pet Day! To dress or not to dress; that is the question. Whether ‘tis nobler in the mind to suffer the slings and arrows of outrageous comments or to take arms against the sea of… read more


  • 10 Ways To Make Your Holiday Safe with Pets

    How to keep pets safe during the holidays

    It’s holiday time. We’re officially into Black Friday. I like the TV commercial were a soft toy, a pink soft toy, wants to know why it’s called BLACK Friday… cause, she wants it to be pink Friday. Pink is nice, wouldn’t you agree? Pink is friendly,… read more


  • Pet Safety Tips For Halloween

    Halloween Pet Safety Tips

    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess Halloween is right around the corner and I am not certain how your pets react to the little ghouls and goblins and princesses that come knocking for treats, but mine lose their minds! Henrietta, the diva Poodle, barks her head… read more


  • Celebrate Reptiles On Reptile Awareness Day (Oct. 21)

    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess Holidays. Holidays. Holidays. If you’re a pet parent you will likely notice there are pet holidays galore! During our research and as part of the BlogPaws Editorial Calendar (see how I worked that into another post!?) we knew that October… read more