Thankful Thursday Blog Hop:  Friends the World Over

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Hello everyone, thanks to you all for stopping by for our Thankful Thursday Blog Hop.  I am always thankful to each of you for joining us!  Each and every Thursday we share the things for which we are most thankful and we always enjoy reading all of the things you are thankful for too. If you are new to our Thankful Thursday Blog Hop, thanks for hopping in, we really do get excited when new blogger pals join us!

Today I’m thankful that through blogging we’ve made friends on six of the seven continents.    Who knows, maybe one of these days we’ll have a friend on Antarctica . Anyways, this Sunday is The International Day of Friendship.  That got me thinking about all of our friends, including those who are no longer with us.

7.30.2023 Intl Day of Friendship

We have lots of blogging friends, but they seem more like family to us.  Blogging friends, as y’all know, are just the best. We’ve been fortunate to have met quite a few of our blogging pals over the years and we’re thankful for that too.  So, this Sunday is a day to celebrate our friendships, but we should do that every day shouldn’t we?

Okay, that’s it for now.  So, what are you thankful for today? Tell us in the comments and then join us for our Thankful Thursday Blog Hop. Remember, adopt cats, we deserve it!!!!! More Forever Homes More Often! Purrrrr! Zip! Later!

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messymimi
1 month ago

I’m so thankful we’ve “met on the ‘net”!

Eastside Cats
1 month ago

The Blogging Community is really something special!

citu
1 month ago

Feliz día de lamistad. Les mando un gran abrazo.

meowmeowmans
1 month ago

We’re thankful for all of our blogging friends, too, Brian. They really are the best, and we’re so blessed to have you and your family as our pals. And we loved meeting your awesome dad in person, too! XO

Lone Star Cats
1 month ago

I luv havin friends all over too!

Cathy Keisha
1 month ago

Yes thankful to those we’ve met online blogging and otherwise. In fact today TW had lunch with one of our Twitter/blogging pals. We wish more lived nearby but it’s nice sharing with those all around the world.

Leah
1 month ago

Wow! Six continents, that is impressive! I really enjoy all the blogger buddies along the way too! Many different countries, but i don’t think I’ve reached that many continents!

Cloudia
1 month ago

Jolly Friends 🎉

easy rider
1 month ago

antarctica? wow we hope there will be a polar bear who is your friend, that could be interesting to read his blog… if it is not frozen… LOL

Memories of Eric and Flynn

I am very glad to have met you and your family through blogging, and so many other friends. I am also very glad for the bloggers we have met face to face during our travels.

The Poupounette Gang
1 month ago

We totally agree, Brian! Thanks to blogging, we have made friends all over the world and we treasure each and every one of them!

Purrs,
The Chans

Precious
1 month ago

Brian, this makes you practically an international traveler since you have so many friends in so many places around the world. And yet you get to stay home and the comfort of your own living room.

Madison
1 month ago

We love our blogging friends too, those we have met in person and only online. It is sad we don’t have BlogPaws to meet people anymore, but life is always changing and evolving. Lots of friends have left the blogging world too and we miss them.

Smudge
1 month ago

Me and dad are super thankful for all our blogging friends, especially those dad’s known since the early blogging days with Orbit and, of course, Cleopatra. I only wish we were able to spend more time in here, especially with all that’s going on with us right now.

Zoolatry
1 month ago

Thanks to YOU for being YOU (plus all YOU others there) … we are happy to count YOU among our friends and furriends.

Katie Isabella
1 month ago

The CB is THE most wonderful of communities. I am grateful that I happened on it years ago when the only person, just 1, who had found and also commented on Admiral’s brand new blog, happened to use the letters “CB”. I had no idea, nor did Admiral what that meant, We googled it, and the rest is wonderful friend history.

Mickey's Musings
1 month ago

Brian, it is SO cool that there are so many cats blogging from around the world 🙂
Cat bloggers are pawsome and I am happy to to be part of this fabulous community 🙂
Purrs, Julie 

Ernie from The Island Cats

I’m thankful for all the friends l have made through blogging too, Brian.

Ellen J Pilch
Ellen J Pilch
1 month ago

I am thankful for all my blogging friends too. Thanks for hosting. have a great day. XO

Molly
1 month ago

We love all of our blogging pals too, Brian!

Kim and her angels
1 month ago

Yes, we should celebrate friendships, those in person and those far away, every day. Certainly the blogging world has been pretty amazing! 🙂

Cecilia Upchurch
1 month ago

Brian what an absolutely beautiful THANK YOU THURSDAY!!
I had no idea in June 2009 when Madi and I jumped in to the internet feet first that we would find such good, kind and loving friends from all over the world.
Hugs cecilia

Millie & Walter
1 month ago

We’re always thankful for all our blogging friends too.

MadSnapper
1 month ago

thanks for the reminder, we have friends on 5 continents . we go by countries.
USA, Canada, Scotland, England, France, Portugal, Austrailia, Africa, New Zealand, Sweden and SOUTH CAROLINA, he he he
we can name most of the dogs/cats in many homes in these places. We are thankful for the Internet

Sandee
1 month ago

I’m thankful that I found you and yours here. I’ve friends all over the world too. It’s a good thing.

Thank you for hosting the Thankful Thursday Blog Hop.

Have a fabulous Thankful Thursday and rest of the week. Scritches to the kitties. ♥

The Oceanside Animals
1 month ago

Chaplin: “We agree, there’s nothing better than lots of friends all around the world!”
Charlee: “Except possibly for being left alone to make muffins on Dada’s lap.”
Chaplin: “Don’t listen to her. She’s one of those introverts.”

The Florida Furkids
1 month ago

We’re thankful to have you as our friends.

Sognafaret
1 month ago

You must google for frends in the arctis. We 🤞 for a new frend there

Meezer's Mews & Terrieristical Woofs

We are thankful for all the many great friends we, too, have gotten to ‘meet’ through blogging.

The LLB Gang
1 month ago

What a wonderful post Brian…we too, are so very thankful we have you, and so many others world wide, as friends!
xoxo,
Rosy & Sunny

A ShutterBug Explores
1 month ago

All my blogger friends are treasures ~ especially you kitties and doggies ~ Xo

Wishing you good health, laughter and love in your days,
A ShutterBug Explores,
aka (A Creative Harbor)

Darla M Sands
1 month ago

You’re all the best. ~hugs~ And I don’t recall ever mentioning this but I like the “Purrrrr! Zip! Later!” following the urge to adopt, to which I could not agree more. 😀 Be well!

Patricia
1 month ago

I am thankful for air conditioning!

Dawn Hart
1 month ago

We’ve made some amazing real life friends as well as overseas friends through our blogging adventures xxxx

Kitties Blue
1 month ago

We too love all our blogging friends. As we have said before, we think pet bloggers, especially, are the kindest and most compassionate individuals we know, and that goes for your dad! Thanks for the reminder. Our Sunday Selfies are all about friendship, so purrfect that they will fall on this special day! XOCK, angel Lily Olivia, angel Mauricio, Misty May, angel Giulietta, angel Fiona, Astrid, Lisbeth, Calista Jo, Cooper Murphy, Sawyer, Kizmet, Audrey & Raleigh

Melissa & Mudpie
1 month ago

Our blogging friends are the best!

Charles Huss
1 month ago

I know what you mean about blogging friends being like family.

Ruby Rose and the Big Little Angels Three

It sounds slike you need to befriend a penguin.

The Z Kids' Mama
1 month ago

My friends in “Blogville” have gotten me through so much and celebrated so much with me that it does feel more like one HUGE extended family! And I’m thankful for each and every one!

Mark's Mews
1 month ago

We know what you mean about friends everywhere. We get visitors (not always commentors) from all over the world. Some are from places where we don’t even know the visitor cat. We don’t mind lurkers. If they read the blog, they must like us and that’s all we ask!

Three Chatty Cats
1 month ago

The blogging community is wonderful! We’re thankful for all our blogging buddies.

Ruth Epstein
1 month ago

Hi Hi and we are thankful for your weekly Blog Hop, sharing your life with us and we agree we are all blessed to have friends all over the world thanks to blogging and the internet, Happy Friendship Day for Sunday, have a safe great weekend with a woof from Layla

Anne M Robinson
1 month ago

So thankful o know you here. Always appreciate your help, good advice and care of all these amazing feline fur babies.

Anne Marie Robinson
1 month ago

Wonderful info always from you. Your kindness toward C A T S as our lil Blake calls them is a real joy for me. I have the naughty boy you know, so seeing these precious babies gives me hope. Lately I wake up and Mister Kitty is staring at me. haha He is quite a scaredy cat. Have a good weekend and enjoy!

Wing Commander Basil & The B Team

We are so thankful for the furbulous and epically epic friends we’ve met through cat blogging too, and the P.A. even met your epic Dad at one of the Blogpaws conferences Brian! Gosh, that seems so long ago when my Cuddle Clone turned out to be the biggest disaster of the decade! MOL MOL

Cat and Dog Chat With Caren

We are sooo thankful for YOU!!! Ugh i should have posted today but have been so busy I couldn’t!!