Jenny Hughes

Jenny Hughes, Editor for The Spruce

Jenny Hughes joined Dotdash as an Editor for The Spruce Pets in 2021.


  • 4+ years of digital content experience
  • Spent more than 3 years editing and growing a lifestyle site
  • Pro at crafting & DIY—you may catch her as a host on The Spruce's "One Thing" video series


Jenny joined The Spruce home, Pets, and Crafts team in February 2021 for a position that combines her personal passions of crafting, home & DIY with her professional passions. Prior to working at The Spruce Pets, she was a content manager at Belvoir Media Group and the editor of Frenchly, a lifestyle website for people interested in all things France. While at Frenchly, she led the brand through a period of unprecedented growth in readership. Jenny has also worked as a content & SEO manager for small businesses across the U.S. and had her writing published on The Daily Beast, MessyNessyChic, and more.

In addition to her passion for home and DIY, Jenny is a proud dog mom.

As an Editor, Jenny assigns, edits, and publishes content written by a team of experts. With a background in audience growth, she works on a variety of projects to help The Spruce Pets be a resource and inspiration for even more people.

Read more about The Spruce Pet's Editorial Policies and Standards.


Jenny received a Bachelor of Arts from Bowdoin College in Maine. Her studies focused primarily on French, education, and writing.

Education: Bowdoin College
Location: Stamford, CT
Title: 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.