Category Archives: Pet Holidays

International Cat Day

Calling all cat lover’s! This time of the year may be referred to as The Dog Days of Summer, but today it’s all about the cats as we celebrate International Cat Day. This special holiday was created in 2002 by the International Fund for Animal Welfare to raise awareness for cats in need world-wide. It appears when… Read More »

Fourth of July: Top 6 Safety Tips For Helping Your Dog Stay Safe And Anxiety Free

Did you know that more dogs get lost or injured on the Fourth of July than any other time of the year?  “Pets – dogs in particular – are extremely sensitive to the sound and smell of fireworks. There’s just something in it that really terrifies them” says Danielle Hastings, Community Relations Manager for the… Read More »

Take Your Dog To Work Day: Top Reasons Why Bringing Your Dog To Work Can Be A Good Thing

This Friday June, 23 we will be celebrating the 19th annual Take Your Dog to Work Day, one of the most highly anticipated pet holidays of the year!  And why not? What could be more fun than having man’s (and woman’s) best friend and faithful companion right by your side throughout your work day. This informal unofficial… Read More »

Top 7 Ways to Celebrate Pet Appreciation Week

What’s with all the hoopla, howls, and merrymaking? It’s Pet Appreciation Week (PAW), as well as National Hug Your Cat Day. Now those of you who know me know that I consider my four legged fur babies as family members, and as such are entitled to join in and celebrate any and all holidays. This… Read More »