Any tom, duck, or herring can jump on the Net and start a pet blog, but it takes an exceptional type of mortal to accurately and entertainingly scribe the scoop on me and my pals.
Thank heavens DogTime recognizes the level of talent and devotion required for this worthy endeavor and gives us all an opportunity to shine the spotlight on some of our preeminent critter columnists by way of their Petties Pet Blog Awards.
And the nominees for the 2012 Petties are...
Also known as the "Oscars of the pet blog community," this year's Petties' winners will receive a "Petties" statuette along with a $1,000 donation to the non-profit animal shelter or rescue of their choice! Voting closes Tuesday, July 31, 2012.
And dig this! DogTime Media has added a Shelter/Rescue Volunteer of the Year Award this year! Finally, a chance to spread a whole lot of love to one of many mortals who work tirelessly on behalf of homeless and abused pets The winner will receive a "Petties" statuette and a $10,000 donation to the shelter or rescue of their choice. Nominations are now open!
Take a minute and scurry up to the Petties' page to vote for your favorite blogger and to nominate an unsung hero. Then, on Friday, September 7th, at 3 p.m. PST, grab your favorite (pet-safe) cinematic snacks, gather your wanna-be-wildebeests together, and tune in to the 2012 Petties broadcast online at http://petties.dogtime.com!