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August Pet Calendar

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AUGUST PET CALENDAR

Celebrate these holidays with your pets. Take some of the more “human-centric” holidays and see if you can spin them into a way to celebrate with your pets. Share your creativity with us on our Facebook page!

Share your holiday story with us. If you’re a blogger, contact us (and please put Pet Calendar in the subject line) if you have a pet holiday story you would like us to link to.  We have added a few quirky holidays (where you see “Story Idea” below)  to give you some ideas.

Monthly Holidays

National Pet Immunization Awareness Month

Weekly & Daily Holidays

First week: National Feeding Pet Of The Homeless Week

Aug. 1: DOGust Universal Birthday for Shelter Dogs. The North Shore Animal League America, the world’s largest no-kill animal rescue and adoption organization, declared August 1 as a birthday for all the shelter animals whose birthdays are unknown. Happy DOGust!!

work like a dog dayAugust 5: Work Like a Dog Day

August 7-13: International Assistance Dog Week

August 8: International Cat Day

August 10: Spoil Your Dog Day

August 15: National Check the Chip Day. AVMA and the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) joined together to create “Check the Chip Day.”

August 16: International Homeless Animal Day

August 17: National Black Cat Appreciation Day

August 20: International Homeless Animals’ Day®

August 22: National Take Your Cat to the Vet Day

August 26: National Dog Day

August 28: Rainbow Bridge Remembrance Day

August 30: National Holistic Pet Day

August 31: National Dog Day

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