National Dog Day : Celebrated Annually on Aug 26

Was founded by an advocate for animals in the year 2004 to Promote Adoption

The holiday was created on the 4th of April 2004 Colleen Paige

A champion for Animal welfare and Expert on family Lifestyles

26 was selected due to the fact that it was the day that Paige got her first dog at the age of 10

Our goal is to make people aware of the sheer number of dogs

They must be saved every year, and recognizes the family dog

Dogs who are selfless every morning to protect lives