Pet Calendar: National Check The Chip Day

August 15 ~ National Check The Chip Day (Read more below) Pet Calendar: National Check The Chip Day As a pet owner, you want to do all you can to keep your pet safe from harm. For many pet parents that means microchipping their pets — cats and dogs. According to AVMA and the American

Pet Calendar ~ Assistance Dog Week

The week of August 6-12, 2023 is marked as International Assistance Dog Week. (read more below) What is International Assistance Dog Week? It is a week created to recognize all of the “devoted, hardworking assistance dogs helping individuals mitigate their disability-related limitations.” Because assistance dogs can transform the lives of their human partners who deal

Pet Calendar: National Pet Day

By Robbi Hess — Managing Editor, Pet Calendar; Crimeless Cat Executive Story Editor; Chief Cat Herder  Today (April 11) is National Pet Day! If you’re a pet parent, you know that EVERY day we spend with our pets — no matter what species is a day for celebration! Whether you’re a pet parent to a

Pet Calendar: International Homeless Pets Day

August 20 is International Homeless Pets Day and it is a day to celebrate taking care of our own pets, finding homes for homeless pets and celebrating the work that shelter operators and rescues perform with pets awaiting their forever homes. International Homeless Animals Day has its origins when the International Society for Animal Rights