World Tapir Day

World Tapir Day

Every April 27th

There’s an odd little creature that’s a native of Central and South America, and can even be found in SE Asia. What kind of odd critter? Well, it looks a bit like a pig, with...

Groundhog day

Groundhog day

2nd February

It’s that time again! Time to gaze towards Pennsylvania and watch a little groundhog scurry out of its den to tell the masses when to expect a break in winter weather and the spring breezes...

Gorilla Suit Day

Gorilla Suit Day

Every January 31st

Date: January 31 Origin: Mad Magazine artist Don Martin created the idea of Gorilla Suit Day for a 1963 comic strip in which a character mocks the holiday and is then assaulted by gorillas and...

Roast Suckling Pig Day

Roast Suckling Pig Day

Every December 18th

Everyone knows about roast suckling pig, a delicious meal consisting of a pig not even weaned from its mother cooked to perfection, with crispy skin and tender, yet moist meat. But, there is a day...

Purebred Dog Day

Purebred Dog Day

Every May 1st

Mutts are adorable, and there is no denying that—their floppy ears, patches of different-coloured fur, and deep loving eyes. For those who just need a friend, someone who will be thrilled to see them when...

World Numbat Day

World Numbat Day

4th November (First Saturday in November )

The numbat (Myrmecobius fasciatus) is a small marsupial that was once found across most of southern Australia. It is now restricted to a few isolated pockets in southwest Western Australia as well as two small...

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