MARCH Pet Calendar At-A-Glance
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.
Humane Education Awareness Month
Optimism Month (write about how your pets lighten your mood)
Weekly & Daily Holidays
March 3: If Pets Had Thumbs Day
Week one: Professional Pet Sitters Week (write about your favorite pet sitter or how to find a pet sitter); Bike Week; National Procrastinators Week (what pet tasks do you procrastinate?)
March 11: Daylight Saving Time starts (do the time changes impact your pets? Write about it)
Week two: Crufts. Held in Birmingham, England, this is the world’s largest dog show, featuring nearly 28,000 canines in its four days
March 13: K-9 Veterans Day
March 17: St. Patrick’s Day
Week three: National Poison Prevention Week
March 23: National Puppy Day
March 26: Make Up Your Own Holiday Day (what pet holiday would you make up?)
March 28: National Respect Your Cat Day