January 18, 2019
Pet Holidays of 2018
You log into your Kitty Bingo account only to realise that yesterday was World Cat Day… and you missed it! OH NO! Wait a minute… What’s World Cat Day, you might ask.
Well, if that doesn’t sound so familiar, you’re not alone. We’ve been through that as well… So many pet holidays have literally popped up around the world in the few years. So much that it’s now impossible to keep track of them all! Somehow, we just know that you wanted to know more about the pet holidays of 2018. Call it intuition… or our extra sensory puurception! UK might not have many pet holidays… but we can’t let out pets remain… holiday-less! After all, they have the right to enjoy, right! Why not check out the popular pet holidays around the world. You will be able to pamper the little fellas a little more!
Knowing that these awesome days were celebrated in 2019, it will surely help you prepare for when they are here in 2019. Note the days!
The first month of the year is for the appreciation of small things… little things…
Jan 2: Pet Travel Safety Day (really?)
Jan 5: Bird Day
Jan 14: Dress Up Your Pet Day (ooh, the fashionista!)
Jan 21: Squirrel Appreciation Day (Hail The Chipmunks!)
Jan 22: Answer Your Cat’s Question Day
Jan 24: Change A Pet’s Life Day
February is the month of life and health. Let’s be responsible owners for this second month of the year!
Feb 2: Hedgehog Day
Feb 3-9: Have A Heart For Chained Dogs Week
Feb 14: Pet Theft Awareness Day (even stolen butterflies count…)
Feb 20: Love Your Pet Day
Feb 22: Walk Your Dog Day (Not in the house though!)
Feby 23: International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day (Where’s the pedigree!)
Feb 24-Mar. 2: Justice For Animal Week
Non-traditional pets are given importance in March. Make the most out of it!
Mar 1: Pig Day
Mar 3: If Pets Had Thumbs Day (They’ll play slots as well)
Mar 14: Spider Day
Mar 23: Puppy Day
Mar 28: Respect Your Cat Day
And this one is dedicated to the Dogs around the planet. We love you puppies!
Apr. 1 – 7: International Pooper Scooper Week (You better watch that poop shoot!)
Apr. 2: Ferret Day
Apr. 6: Siamese Cat Day (We have not forgotten the kitties)
Apr. 8: Dog Fighting Awareness Day
Apr. 11: Pet Day
Apr. 21: Bulldogs Are Beautiful Day ( Yes, they are!)
Apr. 28: Pet Parents Day
Apr. 30: Tabby Day
May is for puppies, hamsters and… pretty much everything… even disasters! Be sure to be on guard for Summer!
May 1: Purebred Dog Day
May 3: Specially-abled Pets Day (You know… the special talents…)
May 10: Hamster Day
May 11: Animal Disaster Preparedness Day
May 14: International Chihuahua Appreciation Day
May 23: World Turtle Day
This month, show that your pet matters. Show that you are his friend… best friend for some! It is the month that you will show how much they matter to you!
Jun. 4: Hug Your Cat Day
Jun. 8: Best Friends Day
Jun. 9: World Pet Memorial Day
Jun. 16–22: Animal Rights Awareness Week (Animal Rights!)
Jun. 17: Take Your Cat to Work Day
Jun. 21: Dog Party Day
Jun. 24: Cat World Domination Day (We knew it… we simple knew it!!)
Take the month for yourself! Enjoy the beach and have some holidays. There’s not too much days to remember here!
Jul. 5: Pet Remembrance Day
Jul. 15: Pet Fire Safety Day
Jul. 16: World Snake Day (Slithering Love)
Jul. 31: Mutt Day
Back to work? Don’t forget your pets. This month is including your pets in your professional life!
Aug. 5: Work Like a Dog Day
Aug. 8: International Cat Day
Aug. 22: Take Your Cat to the Vet Day
Aug. 30: Holistic Pet Day
Even the peculiar ones deserve appreciation! September is the month where we cherish the unusual!
Sept. 1: Ginger Cat Appreciation Day
Sept. 13: Pet Birth Defect Awareness Day
Sept. 16–22: Adopt a Less Adoptable Pet Week
October is the month of knowledge for your pets. Learn a lot with these national days.
Oct. 1: Fire Pup Day
Oct. 4: World Animal Day
Oct. 9: Pet Obesity Awareness Day
Oct. 21: Reptile Awareness Day (Frogs and all…)
Oct. 26: Pit Bull Awareness Day
Oct. 28: Plush Animal Lovers’ Day (Your little pony… )
Start preparing for Christmas! Only three days to remember!
Nov. 1: Cook for Your Pets Day
Nov. 3–9: Animal Shelter Appreciation Week
Nov. 12: Fancy Rat and Mouse Day (The best friend of your kitty!)
Last month of the year is for you, fellas. Let your pet enjoy the holidays just like you are! This month, make it special in your own style!
Dec 2: Mutt Day (again)
Dec 13: Horse Day
Dec 15: Cat Herder’s Day
Are you ready to celebrate? Be sure to note these days on your agenda for 2019!