Celebrate National Dog Day!
How Will You Celebrate National Dog Day?
National Dog Day is always celebrated on August 26 of each year. It was created in 2004 by the National Dog Day Foundation as a way to encourage dog ownership and to provide dogs with a happy, safe, abuse free life. What a wonderful goal! That furry four-footed creature, little or big, who has stolen your heart... that amazing police dog you saw being a hero... those awesome dogs who serve the disabled as assistance dogs... and that fuzzy little scrawny mutt you rescued from the pound... That's who we're celebrating on National Dog Day!
Are you owned by a canine? Come on, 'fess up... you know you are! I certainly am. I've worked with over 50 rescue dog cases since 2000 when I started Sheila's Schnauzies Miniature Schnauzer Rescue & Sanctuary in Omaha, Nebraska... most of them Miniature Schnauzers, every one with a different personality, almost every one placed into a forever loving home! Those are the dogs I am personally celebrating on Dog Day! I'm also celebrating my own beloved pets who are now at Rainbow Bridge – Sheina Marie, Sparky Lynn, and Scrappy Jack. I'm celebrating my rescues who have gone to the Bridge too – so many – Lily Rose, Ivy, Baxter,Tosha, Springer, Bailey, Koby and Monty. And there are others. All of them passed away in loving homes after many wonderful years there.
So grab your own Fido or Fiona, give him or her a big hug for me, and let's explore how to celebrate National Dog Day!
A Friend To Tell Your Secrets To...
Someone who loves you no matter how bad you look, how cranky or preoccupied you are... That's your Dog.
Tell Us Your Plans...
How will you and your dog celebrate National Dog Day?
Love Me, Love My Dog!
Don't Hold Back... Tell Us How You Feel!
Do you think of your Dog as an animal, or as a soul?
Organizations That Help Doggies!
The ASPCA works to rescue animals from abuse, pass humane laws and share resources with shelters nationwide. Learn more about what we do, and join our fight today!
- The Humane Society of the United States : The Humane Society of the United States
The Humane Society of the United States is the nation's largest and most effective animal protection organization
- Sheila's Schnauzies Miniature Schnauzer Rescue
We have been providing rescue, care, rehabilitation, adoption, and sanctuary for unwanted animals since 2000. We gave up our 501(c)(3) because we couldn't afford to maintain it, but we do operate as a nonprofit charitable organization. Your support i
A wonderful online organization where you can support your charity of choice just by signing up for a free membership and choosing your charity! You only have to choose it once. From that point on, anytime you purchase anything at a participating onl
A Nice Memorial For Your Pet At Rainbow Bridge
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