World Giraffe Day

World Giraffe Day

Every June 21st

With their long, swaying necks, distinctive pattern on their furry coats and those endless spindly legs, giraffes are some very odd-looking creatures when you really think about it. But we love them - and that's...

International Orangutan Day

International Orangutan Day

Every August 19th

”Chimpanzees, gorillas, and orangutans have been living for hundreds of thousands of years in their forest, living fantastic lives, never overpopulating, never destroying the forest. I would say that they have been in a way...

Happy Heart Hugs Day

Happy Heart Hugs Day

Every June 28th

What day is it? Well, today it's Happy Heart Hugs Day! What does that mean? Well, it means it's time to get super snuggly and lovely dovey with the people you really love - lots of happy...

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...

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...