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Whether you're looking for adorable photos, heartwarming stories, or expert tips on how to turn your own pup into a social media star, we've got you covered.
Today we got the honor of interviewing Lauren (Bodhi's Human). You can find a direct link to their Instagram here.
Here is their story:
Can you tell us about your journey to becoming a dog influencer? What inspired you to start sharing your dog's adventures on social media?
Huffman: I started being a dog influencer because I wanted to share my dog's journey and connect with other dog lovers. My dog has brought so much joy and inspiration into my life, and I wanted to share that with others. I'm passionate about sharing tips, tricks, and the adventures of owning a dog to help other dog owners and enthusiasts. It's been a rewarding experience to see the positive impact my content has on the dog community!
What do you think sets your dog apart from other dogs on social media? What makes them unique or particularly interesting to your followers?
Huffman: What makes my dog, Bodhi, unique is his resilience and spirit. Despite losing his leg, he continues to live life to the fullest, inspiring others who have gone through similar challenges. Our journey together is a testament to the bond between humans and dogs, showing that love, determination, and adventure can overcome any obstacle. Through our travels and experiences, we aim to share our story of hope and joy, resonating with our audience and spreading positivity in the dog influencer community.
How do you come up with ideas for your dog's posts and content? Do you have a specific creative process?
Huffman: I share whatever comes to mind, whether it's trending topics or spontaneous moments. My goal is for the dog community to see Bodhi as simply a dog living his life, embracing each day with joy and authenticity.
Have you ever faced any challenges or negativity on social media, and how have you dealt with it?
Huffman: I have not at this time
What advice would you give to someone who wants to start their own dog influencer account or share their dog on social media?
Huffman: first define your niche. Decide what aspect of your dog's life or personality you want to focus on, whether it's daily adventures, training tips, funny moments, or showcasing a unique talent. Once you have your niche, focus on creating engaging content with high-quality photos and videos that capture your dog's personality. Be authentic and share the real, unfiltered moments of your dog's life to connect with your audience. And most importantly have fun with it!
How has your dog influenced your life outside of social media?
Huffman: Our adventures together have enriched my life with unforgettable memories and experiences. Bodhi’s unconditional love and loyalty have been a source of comfort and support through my life's ups and downs. Overall, my dog has become an integral part of my life, bringing happiness and fulfillment in ways I never imagined. He showed me the true meaning of love.
Can you tell us about a particularly memorable or funny moment you've had with your dog during one of your photo shoots or adventures?
Huffman: Every adventure with Bodhi is memorable. He’s lovable, silly and keeps me on my toes. He’s my best friend.
What is your favorite thing about being a dog influencer?
HuffmanBeing able to show the cute silly side of Bodhi as well as forming friendships in this dog community!
Lastly, what's next for you and your dog on social media? Any exciting plans or projects in the works?
Huffman: Hopefully more travels! Bodhi just visited his 12th state yesterday! Projects and plans are still in the works!