today is national dog day . time to show your paws some love
Now that we know when National Dog Day is, let’s get to the bottom of what it actually is.
This special day is meant to raise awareness of the thousands of dogs that sit in shelters waiting to be rescued.
National Dog Day was started by Colleen Paige back in 2004. She is a pet lifestyle expert and animal advocate.
she took it upon herself to create this holiday to educate, inform, and bring awareness.
1. Going for a beloved W-A-L-K 2.Take them to your local coffee shop to get a puppuccino.
3. Take them to your local coffee shop to get a puppuccino.. watch a movie about dogs.
4. Go on a hike and bring them along. 5. Get them a new collar and tag set so they look good.
Since the first celebration in 2004, National Dog Day has grown and is now celebrated across the world.
Since its inception back in 2004, it is estimated that approximately one million dogs have been saved through adoption in the U.S.
National dog day has become popular and continues to grow. It is widely covered by media and gets all the exposure for rescue homes.
This day also encourages dog ownership of all breeds, and helps dogs to live happy and abuse free lives.
Support a dog by making a donation to a shelter if you are unable to pet a dog. or give your furry friend a big hug.