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January

  • National Train Your Dog Month
  • Walk Your Pet Month
  • It’s OK To Be Different Month (Tri-pawds came to mind!)
  • Blended Family Month (Think adding new pets to your existing family)
  • Adopt a Rescued Bird Month
  • Unchain a Dog Month
  • Adopt a Rescued Bird Month

Days

  • 1 New Year’s Day
  • 2 National Pet Travel Safety Day
  • 2 Happy Mew Year for Cats Day
  • 5 National Bird Day
  • 5 National Whipped Cream Day
  • 6 National Cuddle Up Day
  • 13 Make Your Dream Come True Day
  • 14 National Seeing Eye Dog Day
  • 14 National Dress Up Your Pet Day
  • 16 Martin Luther King Day
  • 20 National Penguin Awareness Day
  • 21 National Squirrel Appreciation Day
  • 21 National Hug Day
  • 22 National Answer Your Cat’s Question Day
  • 24 Change a Pet’s Life Day
  • 24 Seeing Eye Guide Dog Day
  • 28 National Have Fun At Work Day
  • 28 National Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day

February

  • American Heart Month
  • Beat the Heat Month (Spay & Neuter Awareness)
  • Dog Training Education Month
  • National Cat Health Month
  • Pet Dental Health Month
  • Responsible Pet Owners Month
  • Adopt a Rescued Rabbit Month
  • National Prevent a Litter Month
  • Unchain a Dog Month
  • Spay/Neuter Awareness Month

Weeks

  • 2nd Week: Have a Heart for Chained Dogs Week
  • 3rd week: National Justice for Animals Week

Days

  • 2 Groundhog Day
  • 2 Hedgehog Day
  • 5 Chinese New Year
  • 9 National Pizza Day
  • 11-12 Westminster Kennel Club Annual Dog Show
  • 14 National Pet Theft Awareness Day
  • 14 Valentine’s Day
  • 17 World Cat Day
  • 17 Random Acts of Kindness Day
  • 20 Love Your Pet Day
  • 22 National Walk Your Dog Day
  • 23 International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day
  • 26 World Spay Day (Last Tuesday of February)

March

  • Poison Prevention Awareness Month
  • Adopt a Rescued Guinea Pig Month

Weeks

  • 1st Full Week: Professional Pet Sitters Week
  • 3rd Full Week: National Poison Prevention Week

Days

  • 1 National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day
  • 1 National Pig Day
  • 3 If Pets Had Thumbs Day
  • 3 International Ear Care Day
  • 8 International Women’s Day
  • 7-10 Crufts (World’s largest dog show, UK)
  • 10 Daylight Savings Time Starts
  • 13 K-9 Veterans Day
  • 14 Pi Day
  • 17 St. Patrick’s Day
  • 20 International Day of Happiness
  • 20 First Day of Spring
  • 22 World Water Day
  • 23 National Puppy Day
  • 28 Respect Your Cat Day
  • 30 Take a Walk in The Park Day

April

  • National Greyhound Adoption Month
  • National Heartworm Awareness Month
  • National Pet First Aid Awareness Month
  • Prevent Lyme Disease in Dogs Month
  • Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month
  • National Pet Month (UK)

Weeks

  • 1st week in April: International Pooper Scooper Week
  • 2nd full week: National Dog Bite Prevention Week
  • 2nd full week: Animal Control Officer Appreciation Week
  • 3rd week in April: Animal Cruelty/Human Violence Awareness Week
  • 3rd week in April: National Pet ID Week

Days

  • Last Wednesday of April: International Guide Dog Day
  • Last Friday in April: Hairball Awareness Day.
  • 1 April Fool’s Day
  • 1-7 International Pooper Scooper Week
  • 2 National Walking Day
  • 2 National Ferret Day
  • 4 World Rat Day
  • 6 National Siamese Cat Day
  • 7 World Health Day
  • 8 National Dog Fighting Awareness Day
  • 10 National Hug Your Dog Day
  • 11 National Pet Day
  • 11 Dog Therapy Appreciation Day
  • 16-22 Animal Cruelty/Human Violence Awareness Week
  • 17-23 National Pet ID Week
  • 18 Pet Owners Independence Day
  • 19 Pet Owners Day
  • 20 National Look-A-Like Day
  • 21 Bulldogs are Beautiful Day
  • 22 Earth Day
  • 26 Hairball Awareness Day
  • 28 National Lost Dog Awareness Day
  • 28 National Pet Parent’s Day
  • 29 National Kids & Pets Day
  • 29 World Veterinary Day
  • 30 National Tabby Day
  • 30 National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day

May

  • National Pet Month
  • National Chip Your Pet Month
  • Pet Cancer Awareness Month
  • Lyme Disease Prevention Month
  • Responsible Animal Guardian Month
  • National Service Dog Eye Examination Month

Weeks

  • 1st full week: Be Kind to Animals Week
  • 1st full week of May: National Pet Week
  • Monday before Mother’s Day: Puppy Mill Action Week
  • 3rd full week in May: Dog Bite Prevention Week, Pet Anxiety Awareness Week
  • May 15th-21st: National Hurricane Preparedness Week

Days

  • First Sunday in May: Mayday for Mutts
  • 2nd Saturday in May: International Migratory Bird Day
  • Last Monday of May: Memorial Day
  • Last Friday of May: National Heat Awareness Day
  • 1 National Purebred Dog Day
  • 3 National Specially-abled Pets Day
  • 3 Hug Your Cat Day
  • 4 Star Wars Day (May the Fourth be with you)
  • 5 Cinco De Mayo
  • 5 National Ferret Day
  • 11 National Animal Disaster Preparedness Day
  • 12 Mother’s Day
  • 13 Frog Jumping Day
  • 14 International Chihuahua Appreciation Day
  • 19 Endangered Species Day
  • 21 Armed Forces Day
  • 23 World Turtle Day
  • 27 Memorial Day
  • 30 International Hug Your Cat Day

June

  • Adopt-a-Cat Month
  • National Pet Preparedness Month
  • Adopt-a-Shelter-Cat-Month
  • National Microchipping Month
  • Social Petworking Month

Weeks

  • 1st week in June: Pet Appreciation Week
  • Week after Father’s Day: Take Your Pet to Work Week
  • Mid-June: Animal Rights Awareness Week

Days

  • Second Sunday in June: World Pet Memorial Day
  • Friday following Father’s Day: Take Your Dog to Work Day
  • 1 Global Day of Parents
  • 2 National Leave the Office Early Day
  • 2 National Donut Day
  • 4 Hug Your Cat Day
  • 4 National Running Day
  • 7 National Chocolate Ice Cream Day
  • 8 Best Friends Day
  • 9 World Pet Memorial Day
  • 11 World Pet Memorial Day
  • 16 Father’s Day
  • 17 Take Your Cat To Work Day™
  • 19 National Garfield Day
  • 19 National Pets in Film Day
  • 21 Summer Solstice
  • 16-22 Take Your Dog to Work Week
  • 21 Take Your Dog To Work Day®
  • 21 International Day of Yoga
  • 23 Take Your Dog to Work Day
  • 24 Cat World Domination Day
  • 26 Forgiveness Day

July

  • Dog House Repair Month
  • National Lost Pet Prevention Month
  • Pet Hydration Awareness Month. Make sure your pets are drinking enough water during the hot summer. Launched by PetSafe.

Days

  • 1 ID Your Pet Day
  • 4 Independence Day
  • 5 Pet Remembrance Day
  • 11 All-American Pet Photo Day
  • 15 National Pet Fire Safety Day
  • 15 I Love Horses Day
  • 16 World Snake Day
  • 16 Guinea Pig Appreciation Day
  • 17 Global Hug Your Kid Day
  • 17 National Ice Cream Day
  • 18 Clear the Shelters Day
  • 21 National Craft for Your Local Shelters Day
  • 21 No Pet Store Puppies Day
  • 23 Clear The Shelters Day
  • 23 National Hot Dog Day
  • 30 International Day of Friendship
  • 30 National Cheesecake Day
  • 31 National Mutt Day

August

  • National Immunization Awareness Month

Weeks

  • First Week of August: National Simplify your Life Week
  • August 4-10: International Assistance Dog Week
  • Last week of August: Pet Fashion Week, Be Kind to Humankind Week

Days

  • Third Saturday of Aug: International Homeless Animals Day
  • 1 DOGust Universal Birthday for Shelter Dogs
  • 2 National Ice Cream Sandwich Day
  • 5 Work Like a Dog Day
  • 8 International Cat Day
  • 10 Spoil Your Dog Day
  • 10 National Lazy Day
  • 13 International Lefthanders Day
  • 15 National Check the Chip Day
  • 15 Relaxation Day
  • 16 National Tell a Joke Day
  • 17 National Black Cat Appreciation Day
  • 19 International Homeless Animals’ Day
  • 22 National Take Your Cat to the Vet Day
  • 26 National Dog Day
  • 28 Rainbow Bridge Remembrance Day
  • 30 National Holistic Pet Day

September

  • Happy Healthy Cat Month
  • AKC Responsible Dog Ownership Month
  • National Disaster Preparedness Month
  • Back to School
  • National Guide Dogs Month
  • National Pet Memorial Month
  • National Pet Insurance Month
  • Animal Pain Awareness Month
  • Pet Sitter Education Month

Weeks

  • Sept 15-21: Adopt-a-Less-Adoptable-Pet Week
  • 3rd week of Sep: International Assistance Dog Week
  • Last full week in Sep: Pet Fashion Week
  • Last full week in Sep: National Deaf Dog Awareness Week

Days

  • 2nd Sunday of Sept: National Hug Your Hound Day
  • 2nd Sunday of Sept: National Pet Memorial Day
  • 3rd Saturday of Sept: Puppy Mill Awareness Day
  • 1 Ginger Cat Appreciation Day
  • 6 Fight Procrastination Day
  • 8 National Pet Memorial Day, Hug Your Hound Day
  • 10 Swap Ideas Day
  • 13 Pet Birth Defect Awareness Day
  • 13 National Hug Your Hound Day
  • 19 Talk Like a Pirate Day
  • 19 Responsible Dog Ownership Day
  • 21 International Day of Peace
  • 21 Puppy Mill Awareness Day
  • 23 Dogs in Politics Day
  • 26 Remember Me Thursday
  • 28 World Rabies Day
  • 29 International Coffee Day

October

  • Adopt-A-Dog Month
  • Adopt-a-Shelter Dog Month
  • National Animal Safety and Protection Month
  • National Pet Wellness Month
  • National Pit Bull Awareness Month
  • National Service Dog Month
  • Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Weeks

  • 1st Full Week in Oct: Animal Welfare Week, Get Organized Week
  • 1st Week of Oct: National Walk Your Dog Week
  • 3rd week of Oct: National Veterinary Technician Week

Days

  • First Friday in Oct: World Smile Day
  • Second Monday in Oct: Canadian Thanksgiving
  • Second Wednesday in Oct: National Pet Obesity Awareness Day
  • Last Saturday in Oct: National Pit Bull Awareness Day.
  • 1 National Fire Pup Day
  • 1 National Black Dog Day
  • 4 National Taco Day
  • 4 World Animal Day
  • 5 National Do Something Nice Day
  • 15 Dog Film Festival, New York City
  • 15 National Grouch Day
  • 16 National Feral Cat Day
  • 21 Reptile Awareness Day
  • 24 National Food Day
  • 26 National Pitbull Awareness Day
  • 27 National Black Cat Day (UK)
  • 28 National Chocolate Day
  • 28 Plush Animal Lovers Day
  • 29 National Cat Day
  • 31 Halloween

November

  • Pet Diabetes Month
  • Adopt a Senior Pet Month
  • National Pet Awareness Month
  • National Senior Pet Month
  • Pet Cancer Awareness Month

Weeks

  • 1st full week of Nov: National Animal Shelter Appreciation Day

Days

  • 4th Thursday of Nov: Thanksgiving (US)
  • 4th Thursday of Nov: National Dog Show.
  • 1 National Cook for Your Pets Day
  • 4 National Stress Awareness Day
  • 5 National Donut Day (#2! Because you can’t have just one!)
  • 6 National Healthy Eating Day
  • 7 National Canine Lymphoma Awareness Day
  • 11 Veteran’s Day
  • 12 Fancy Rat & Mouse Day
  • 13 World Kindness Day
  • 14 World Diabetes Day
  • 17 National Take a Hike Day
  • 17 National Black Cat Day
  • 26 National Cake Day
  • 28 Thanksgiving (U.S.)

December

  • National Cat Lover’s Month

Weeks

  • 22-30: Hanukkah

Days

  • 2 National Mutt Day
  • 4 World Wildlife Conservation Day
  • 5 International Volunteer Day
  • 10 International Animal Rights Day
  • 12 Poinsettia Day
  • 12 National Day of the Horse
  • 13 World Kindness Day
  • 14 Monkey Day
  • 15 Cat Herder’s Day
  • 19 Oatmeal Muffin Day
  • 21 Winter Solstice
  • 22 Keep Pets Safe In Winter Day
  • 22 Chanukah
  • 25 Christmas
  • 26 Kwanzaa
  • 27 Visit the Zoo Day
  • 30 Bacon Day
  • 31 New Year’s Eve

Company

Petsitter 365
3243 Ridgeview Drive
El Dorado Hills, CA 95762
Phone: (916) 608-2151