Annie Blackman

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Annie Blackman is a 2020 graduate of Kenyon College with five years of experience in content creation, copy editing, editorial assisting, and social media management. Annie's eye for sharp writing and passion for animals underscores her commitment to ensuring high-quality, fresh content on The Spruce Pets.


  • Served three years as the editor in chief of The Kenyon Thrill
  • Served two years as a freelance blogger at Great Pet Wellness
  • Published essayist and songwriter


Annie has an extensive undergraduate editor in chief background. She has experience managing large teams of writers, copy editing, and maintaining a high standard of accuracy and integrity in writing. Annie has worked with brands such as Mrs. Dow Jones and Great Pet Wellness to ensure effective SEO strategy and coordinate brand partnerships. 


Annie graduated cum laude from Kenyon College in 2020 and received a Bachelor's Degree in English and French. Since graduation, she has worked in digital media.

Education: Kenyon College
Location: Brooklyn, New York
Title: Pets Content Update Editor

About The Spruce Pets

The Spruce Pets, a Dotdash Meredith brand, is a new kind of pets website offering practical, real-life tips and training advice to help you care for your pet. The Spruce Pets reaches 10 million people each month. Learn more about us, our editorial process, and our commitment to ensuring we are providing you with the most trustworthy veterinarian advice.