September 2021 Dog-Related Holidays

september 2021 dog related holidays


Month-long Pet Related Observances in September 


National Service Dog Month - Learn about the life of a Diabetes Alert Dog
Responsible Dog Ownership Month
Pet Sitter Education Month
Animal Pain Awareness Month


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Week-long Pet Related Observances in September


September 12–18  Adopt-a-Less-Adoptable-Pet Week
September 19–25  National Deaf Dog Awareness Week
September 19–25  National Dog Week


Daily Pet Related Observances in September

September 8  National Dog Walker Appreciation Day
September 12  National Hug Your Hound Day
September 12  National Pet Memorial Day 
September 13  Pet Birth Defect Awareness Day
September 18  Puppy Mill Awareness Day
September 18  Responsible Dog Ownership Day 
September 23  Dogs in Politics Day
September 23  Remember Me Thursday
September 28  World Rabies Day
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