From NationalDogDay.com

Celebrating National Dog Day can be as easy as giving your four-legged friend a big hug and kiss (if they like that sort of affection)! But for those who want to take their love and appreciation to another level, we have a list of twenty different ways for you to celebrate!


(Just remember to socially distance!)

For our list of 20 ways to celebrate National Dog Day

NDD Ways to Celebrate
1. Adopt a dog from your local shelter or pure breed rescue organization. Volunteer at your local shelter and offer to walk a dog or play with a dog, clean cages or anything else they need help with.
NDD Ways to Celebrate
2. Have a safety check of your home to make sure it’s safe for your dog and others.
NDD Ways to Celebrate
3. Donate blankets, food and toys to animal welfare organizations.
NDD Ways to Celebrate
4. Organize a peaceful demonstration in front of your community pet store that sells puppies.
NDD Ways to Celebrate
5. Write your Congressman and ask that he/she support the ban of Puppy Mills and Gas Chambers in your state.
NDD Ways to Celebrate
6. Send a dog related gift to a friend or family member!
NDD Ways to Celebrate
7. Have a National Dog Day party and invite all your friends and their dogs!
NDD Ways to Celebrate
8. Spend the day taking photos of your dog.
NDD Ways to Celebrate
9. Buy an official National Dog Day Tee and sport it proudly!
NDD Ways to Celebrate
10. Assist an ill or elderly neighbor by walking their dog.
NDD Ways to Celebrate
11. Have a portrait painted of your dog to suspend the fleeting magic of dogdom.
NDD Ways to Celebrate
12. Buy your dog a fun new dog toy….or two…or five.
NDD Ways to Celebrate
13. Give your dog some fun exercise by taking him or her to a doggy play resort.
NDD Ways to Celebrate
14. Brush your dog to eliminate excess fur.
NDD Ways to Celebrate
15. Give your dog a massage or holistic spa treatment.
NDD Ways to Celebrate
16. Teach your dog a new trick.
NDD Ways to Celebrate
17. Buy your dog a fashionable collar and leash.
NDD Ways to Celebrate
18. Hire a professional pet photographer for a fun photo shoot.
NDD Ways to Celebrate
19. Take your dog to the beach.
NDD Ways to Celebrate
20. Say “BECAUSE DOGS” all day, every time someone says hello!

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