Introduction – International Dog Day is observed on August 26, 2021, every year with the aim of raise awareness for their adoption rather than trade and sale. This day is celebrated since 2004 to appreciate dogs. On this day, if you can adopt any dog then need to know different important facts about several types of dogs.
International Dog Day is also known as National Dog Day that dedicate entirely to dogs looks to bring attention to the plight of animals and encourages adoption all over the world. This day aims to encourage people for adopting dogs from shelters and rescue organizations.
History – International Dog Day was started by Colleen Paige in the year 2004. Paige is an animal welfare advocate, author, and founder of several other charitable holidays such as National Pet Day, National Puppy Day, and National Dog Day. She introduced this day for highlighting the importance and providing shelters for rescue dogs with a lovely environment and showing appreciation towards dogs. The main purpose of this day is to spread awareness about large number of dogs, which are now in rescue centers and promote the adoption of dogs.
How to celebrate Dog Day – There are several ways to celebrate this day by visiting a beautiful place with your dog. On this day, you can offer some toys or give delicious foods to your dog to celebrate this day. You can celebrate this day by donating money to a dog charity or shelter in your local area. There are several rescue shelters and charities for dogs without a home in your city. On this day, you can give donations to any one of the rescue shelters for dogs in your city or town. You can also spread awareness about the importance and adoption of dogs from rescue shelters. Dogs are used by police to investigate any murder or any criminal case all over the world. In homes, dogs are used as a security guards to protect families or owners from thieves or criminals.