Storytelling in Blog Content: Tell a Story With Photos

I’ve been storytelling since I was a little girl. In elementary school, we had book contests each year, and I would submit a story along with drawings on each page to illustrate the words I had written (I won first place for a couple years!). Nowadays, it’s even easier to write on the computer, and […]

A Look at the #PlushPawsPremium Prizes!

The countdown is on to Friday’s #PlushPawsPremium Twitter party, scheduled for 3pm ET (2pm CT, 1pm MT, noon PT) on Friday afternoon! We’ll be sharing a lot more about each product throughout the party but I wanted to take a quick look at the pre-party RSVP prize and the party prizes: RSVP Prize One lucky […]

How to Take a Last-Minute Trip with Your Dog

This week, an 11pm call from a South Texas nursing home where several of John’s elderly relatives reside meant an 8am trip the next day–with both Tiki and Barli. We like to spend the night when we go because the home is nearly a four-hour drive from our house but, like any trip, it involves […]

5 Ways to Keep Him Calm #AdaptilDog

This post is sponsored by CEVA Animal Health, makers of ADAPTIL® for dogs. All statements and opinions are entirely our own. As always, we only share products that we use with our own pets! Just one month after his adoption, Barli enjoyed his first overnight hotel stay. We had planned to get a little more […]

How to Take the Best Pet Pictures for Instagram

So, you have the best-looking pet, you think (of course you do!)—but there is always room for improvement, and you’ve decided you want to up your photography game to take the best Instagram photos of your furry friend. Whether it’s to get the best pet pictures on your Instagram to catch the eye of your […]

Broadway Barks Celebrates 20 Years of Pet Adoptions

Currently starring as everyone’s favorite matchmaker in the Broadway revival of Hello, Dolly!, Bernadette Peters will once again help efforts to match adoptable dogs and cats with forever pet parents when she steps into her real life role as the co-founder of the annual pet adoption event Broadway Barks! Celebrating two decades of dogged devotion […]

Best Practices for Including Infographics in Your Blog Posts

I didn’t know much about infographics, including why they were valuable and how to best use them in my blog posts and on social media until I started reading fellow pet blogger’s sites. The content was phenomenal, but I found myself zeroing in on the infographic they included. The image was like the cliff’s notes […]