Everyday is Dog Day.
August 26 marks National Dog Day, a day to honor all dogs. Colleen Paige, a pet lifestyle expert and author, founded National Dog Day in 2004 inspired by shelter pets.
National Dog Day is a special day to celebrate and appreciate your dog’s unconditional love and loyalty.
Dog Day Celebration : 5 Ways To Celebrate National Dog Day
1) Enjoy the Outdoors
Take a long walk at your’s dog’s favorite park. Enjoy the scenery, listen to the birds and/or feed the ducks in the pond while they quack a happy tune.
2) Pampered Spa
Give your dog a grooming session, like a refreshing bath or brush your dog’s coat. It’s a PAWsome bonding time that will definitely make you and your dog smile.
3) Tasty Treat
Prepare a special tasty treat, like dog safe and dairy free ice cream.
Use your dog’s favorite ingredient(s). Sugar loves banana and I plan to make her a special treat. (Make sure to check our Tasty Tuesday post 8/26). Click Here for Sugar’s Banana National Dog Day special treat.
4) Turn Photos into a Portrait
Make sure to take lots of photos to commemorate National Dog Day. Select your favorite photo and turn into a hand painted portrait. Sugar’s Pet Portrait created by Bethany.
5) Go Shopping & Donate
A great day to take your dog to a pet store and shop. Donate all the goods you bought to a local shelter or rescue group.
What’s your plan to celebrate National Dog Day?