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National Dog Day

There's nothing like the wag of a tail to brighten your day. From big to small, fluffy to sleek, dogs bring joy and love to our lives.

International Homeless Animals Day

Donate time or money to help homeless animals around the world, from providing food to neutering or spaying to helping with rescue and adoption efforts.

Cow Appreciation Day

Celebrate the quirky charm of bovine mascots advocating a chicken-centric culinary world with wit and humor.

Teddy Bear Picnic Day

Based on the early 20th Century pop song “The Teddy Bears’ Picnic”, this day is all about spending time on a picnic with friends, family, and teddy bears.

National American Eagle Day

Show your national pride on American Eagle Day by wearing eagle-adorned clothing, or donating to a cause to help protect and preserve these majestic creatures.

National Yellow Pig Day

Adding the first four prime numbers together equals the fifth: 17. Create your own origami or paper maché yellow pig, based on the studies of two students obsessed with 17.

Save The Frogs Day

Frogs are crucial to our ecosystem, keeping bug populations down and preventing disease. But many species are already endangered, so join the fight to save them.

National Hug Your Cat Day

Embrace your little bundle of furry joy and take some time to appreciate them. Of course, if they don’t want to be hugged, you may need some Band-Aids.

World Turtle Day

Get in touch with the American Tortoise Rescue to see how you can do your part to protect and preserve the wonderful turtles and tortoises in the world.

National Endangered Species Day

Many magnificent species of animal and insect are at risk of going extinct, so join the cause by volunteering, donating, or spreading awareness of these threats.

National Sea Monkey Day

Sea monkeys, a type of brine shrimp, make a popular children’s pet that you can order, hatch, and raise at home, which helps kids learn responsibility.

National Frog Jumping Day

Discover Mark Twain’s bizarre and originally unpublished tale of jumping frogs, “The celebrated jumping frog of Calaveras County, and other sketches”.

Don’t Step On A Bee Day

In addition to being careful not to step on any bees, see how you can help save these crucial creatures from disease and other threats of extinction.

National Dress Up Your Pet Day

Set up a literal catwalk and treat your furry friends to some safe, comfortable fashion, organize a fun photo shoot or go all out with matching outfits.

National Pig Day

These cute and cuddly animals are much smarter than they get credit for. Plus, who can resist those adorable snouts?

Marine Mammal Rescue Day

With countless threats now facing the ocean, marine mammals need extra help. Donate or volunteer to aid these creatures against extinction and endangerment.

Horse Rescue Day

Supporting equine welfare, contributing to the care and rehabilitation of horses in need, fostering a brighter future for them.

National Golden Retriever Day

These friendly dogs are a popular breed for families and service work, known for their loyalty, love of people, and enthusiasm for life.

World Rabies Day

Help educate yourself and others and raise awareness about the risk of rabies, and how to prevent this deadly and incurable disease before it takes hold.

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National Rat Catcher’s Day

Enchanting melodies, luring shadows, captivating an entire town with a mysterious musical tale and whimsical charm.

National Chicken Wing Day

When it's game time or just time to kick back, these crispy bites are the ultimate companions for sharing and savoring.

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