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April 2021 Dog-Related Holidays

Don't miss this special month packed with dog-related holidays and observances including Pooper Scooper Week and National Pet Day! Here are all of the month-long, week-long and daily pet-related holidays in April.


Month-long Pet Related Observances in April

Canine Fitness Month
Active Dog Month
National Adopt a Greyhound Month
National Heartworm Awareness Month
National Pet First Aid Awareness Month- What supplies should you have in your dog's First Aid Kit? Here's how to make a DIY Pet First Aid Kit! 
Prevent Lyme Disease in Dogs Month - How to check your dog for ticks. 
Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month

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    Week-long Observances in April

    April 1–7  International Pooper Scooper Week 💩 
    April 1–7  National Raw Feeding Week
    April 11–17  Animal Care and Control Appreciation Week 
    April 11–17  National Dog Bite Prevention Week
    April 18–24  Animal Cruelty/Human Violence Awareness Week 
    April 18–24  National Pet ID Week
    April 23–29  National Scoop the Poop Week 💩 Honor this crappy holiday with a new Pooper Scooper!

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      Daily Pet-Related Holidays and Observances in April

      April 3  Every Day is Tag Day
      April 8  National Dog Fighting Awareness Day
      April 10  National Hug Your Dog Day
      April 11  National Pet Day
      April 11  Celebrate Shelter Pets Day
      April 11  Dog Therapy Appreciation Day
      April 21  Bulldogs are Beautiful Day 
      April 22  Earth Day
      April 23  National Lost Dog Awareness Day
      April 24  World Veterinary Day 
      April 25  National Pet Parents Day 
      April 26  National Kids and Pets Day
      April 27  National Little Pampered Dog Day
      April 28  International Guide Dog Day 
      April 30  Adopt a Shelter Pet Day
      April 30  National Therapy Animal Day

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