Pet Health Awareness

Pet Health Awareness

Every true cat lover knows every day is cat day. Cats expect to be celebrated year round, as they should be. However, every year we have specific days to bring awareness to the health and well-being of our feline friends. Below is a list of pet health awareness dates.

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January

National Pet Travel Safety Day - January 2

February

National Pet Dental Health Month

Responsible Pet Owners Month

Love Your Pet Day  - February 20

World Spay Day - last Tuesday of the month

March

Poison Prevention Week - third full week in March

April

ASPCA's Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month

American Red Cross's Pet First Aid Awareness Month

National Pet Day - April 11

National Pet ID Week - third full week of April

National Kids & Pets Day - April 26

Hairball Awareness Day - April 29 (last Friday in April)

National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day - April 30

May

National Pet Week - first full week in May

Be Kind to Animals Week - first full week in May

June

Pet Appreciation Week - first full week in June

International Hug Your Cat Day - June 4

World Pet Memorial Day - second Sunday in June

July

Pet Fire Safety Day - July 15

August

National Check the Chip Day - August 15

Black Cat Appreciation Day - August 16

September

Catalyst Council's Happy Healthy Cat Month

October

National Black Cat Day - October 27

National Cat Day - October 29

November

ASPCA's Adopt a Senior Pet Month

December

Visit the Zoo Day - December 27 (see the big cats)