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Remember Me Thursday Honors Shelter Pets–Don’t Miss #RememberMeThursday Contest

“All of the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.” A time to take the words of Saint Francis of Assisi to heart, Remember Me Thursday is a day to light the way for a better future for homeless dogs and cats.  Taking place on September 23, join animal lovers from more than …

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International Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Day

All animal lovers know that dogs rule, and for enthusiasts of one particular breed there is not a more regal Rover than the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel.  These cuddly canines are so popular that they are honored each year on the last Saturday in May —  International Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Day! Celebrated with meetups in Melbourne, …

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National Black Dog Day: October 1

Each day in animal shelters across the country, potential pet parents pass by kennels which contain adoptable black dogs. The result: black dogs are often the last to be adopted. To help our barking buddies with ebony fur, there is also a pet holiday which sheds light on their plight– National Black Dog Day. Established …

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Tips on Avoiding Dog Bites for National Dog Bite Prevention Week

The second full week in April is National Dog Bite Prevention Week, an important time to take a few minutes and consider if there are any steps you can take in your daily life to help make sure you and your dog are not among the 4.5 million dog bites in the US annually. As …

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National Dress Up Your Pet Day, Jan. 14th

This post includes affiliate links. By definition, the phrase “put on the dog” means to get dressed up, and on National Dress Up Your Pet Day couture-conscious canines take the term to heart. Dogs — and our other four-legged friends — can let their fashion flag fly on January 14 during this pet holiday of …

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Celebrate National Pet Month with Your Dog!

National Pet Month is here,  and as you dream up fun ways to display how much you care for your canine companion during the 31 days of dogged devotion to companion animals, why not transform your compilation of ideas into a barket list!  Much like a bucket list, just replace writing a bestselling novel, learning …

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