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Posts by Bethany, associate producer

Past holidays with family have often included two activities for me — browsing pet listings and playing board games. Now you can combine the two with our new Adopt a Token sweepstakes! We were so excited about the new Cat token joining the MONOPOLY family, that we wanted to celebrate and help homeless pets who are looking for their own …

Everyone knew about the colony of cats living outside the “judge’s house” on our residential mall. My freshman year I lived in a dorm where I walked past the cats for almost every class. My sophomore year, my suitemates and I put food outside for a friendly campus cat who liked hanging around our apartment. In our last week before …

Working with everyone at Petfinder is an incredible experience. We’re a diverse group of people who are passionate about pets. This month, we wanted to showcase Jamie, our business relations manager. Q: Can you explain what you do as Petfinder’s business relations manager? A: I work closely with Petfinder’s business partners to provide unique value to our users and members.  …

Today we launched our brand new pet-search experience. Have you seen it yet? Simply perform a search at the top of the page, like you normally would, and page through our new pet-search results and pet profile pages. We’ve looked at every aspect of the pet-search experience, from design, to usability, stability and speed — all to help you find …

I have always loved hero stories. Whether they were tales of Heracles and his impossible tasks or Buffy trying to save the world (again), I have always loved the idea of everyday people standing up for what they believe and making things better. As I’ve grown up I’ve studied the definition of hero academically but still come back to my …

Yesterday the White House blog announced that Bo now has “the important role of big brother!” Sunny, a female Portuguese Water Dog, has joined the Obama family. According to the White House blog, Sunny is named for “her cheerful personality.” There are adorable photos of Sunny and Bo playing together on the White House post, along with a cute YouTube video:     …

Working with everyone at Petfinder is an incredible experience. We’re a diverse group of people who are passionate about pets. This month, we wanted to showcase our awesome lead developer, Trevor. Q: Hi Trevor. A lot of things are changing at Petfinder and a lot of exciting projects are coming up. Can you tell us a little bit about one …

Three adoptable dogs are taking to the stage and sharing a part in Shakespeare’s Two Gentlemen of Verona at the Delaware Shakespeare Festival, according to Delaware Online. Three dogs from Faithful Friends will be sharing the role of Crab the dog — with laughter, adorableness and hopefully some great benefits for homeless pets! The three dogs are Zoe (an American …

More pets go missing on July 4 than any other day of the year. That’s why we’re so excited to host a blog hop to celebrate Summer Pet Safety and remind pet parents to keep their pets safe this July 4! I understand why July 4 can be a bit overwhelming, personally. According to my mom, I was scared of …

I love my job, but I won’t deny that by Wednesday I’m starting to drag a little. I like to schedule a good lunch on Wednesdays, or a happy hour with friends to perk up the middle of the week. This week it was the promise of puppies at lunch that got me out the door on time. Last week …