Pet Calendar: National Preparedness Month

Pet Calendar: National Preparedness Month For Humans & Their Pets By Robbi Hess ~ Managing Editor Pet Calendar, Crimeless Cat Executive Story Editor, Chief Cat Herder  #HurricaneHarvey and the impending #HurricaneIrma have shown us the importance of preparing for natural disasters. While it’s sometimes not possible to prepare for every natural disaster, there are steps

Pet Calendar: National Dog Day

Pet Calendar: National Dog Day Let’s bark about it! August 26 (today!) is National Dog Day! At the Positively Woof Headquarters, we believe that every day is Dog Day! Officially, though, “National Dog Day is celebrated August 26th annually and was founded in 2004 by Pet & Family Lifestyle Expert and Animal Advocate, Colleen Paige.

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

Pet Calendar ~ Assistance Dog Week

The week of August 7-13, 2022 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