July 15, 2013: : Blog the Change for Animals! and National Pet Fire Safety Day #BTC4A

National Pet Fire Safety DayJuly 15th is National Pet Fire Safety Day sponsored by ADT Security Services and the American Kennel Club(AKC).  This nationwide awareness day educates pet owners about potential risks when pets are left home alone and provides them with proven prevention measures to ensure their safety.

July 15th is also the next Blog the Change Day – a day when pet bloggers and pet lovers come together to blog, read, share and Be the Change for Animals!  Bloggers, you can write about pet fire safety this month…or  write about a cause near and dear to your heart. Readers, please read and share your favorite posts.

Here’s how you can help:

1.) Grab the badge.

Paste the code from BtC4animals.com’s sidebar to your blog’s sidebar. This lets folks know you’re taking part and how they can too.

2.) Tell others too!

Post this on Facebook and Twitter:

July 15th: BE, BLOG AND READ THE CHANGE FOR ANIMALS – Get the badge & spread the word! http://btc4animals.com/blog-the-change #BtC4A

3.) Post your blog entry on the 15th.

Write about your favorite volunteer, rescue group, shelter or other cause.

Need more ideas? Revisit previous posts on BtC4animals.com.

4.) Add your link on BtC4animals.com.

On July 15th at 12:01 AM EST, a link list will appear below. Add your blog’s name and post URL – not your main domain – so others can find and support your cause.

5.) Share the good will.

Read listings throughout the day and offer help or encouragement where you can. Share your favorite posts on your social networks (Twitter hashtag #BtC4A).

Extra credit:

Click “Get the Code” at the end of the list and paste it at the bottom of your blog post. While not required, this places the list on your site too, generating traffic to and from your page for the sake of the animals your post supports.

Join Team BtC on July 15th to Blog the Change for animals and spread the word about National Pet Fire Safety Day!



About Author

Vicki CookVicki Stringfellow Cook began writing cause posts for BTC4A and, in 2013, took the reins for a year. Vicki is a mom, self-professed crazy cat lady and a passionate pet blogger. Her blog is dedicated to her pet rabbit, Bunny Jean Cook, and it focuses on animals and animal-related causes. She is also a volunteer fundraiser for Nipclub, a virtual “nightclub” on Twitter that raises money for animal charities, and she writes for Examiner.com as the Pittsburgh Animal Rescue Examiner.View all posts by Vicki Cook →

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