Pets and Wild Animals

Holidays, awareness days and funny observances related to pets and other animals. Add "Pets and Wild Animals" to your calendar.
Date Day of week Event
01/01/2022 Saturday 🐦Adopt a Rescued Bird Month begins
01/01/2022 Saturday 🐾Walk Your Pet Month begins
01/01/2022 Saturday 🐕Train Your Dog Month begins
01/01/2022 Saturday 🐕Unchain a Dog Month begins
02/01/2022 Sunday 🐈Happy Mew Year for Cats Day
02/01/2022 Sunday 🐾National Pet Travel Safety Day
05/01/2022 Wednesday 🐦National Bird Day
08/01/2022 Saturday 🐕National Labrador Retriever Day
10/01/2022 Monday 🦅Save the Eagles Day
14/01/2022 Friday 👗National Dress Up Your Pet Day
17/01/2022 - 23/01/2022 Monday - Sunday 🐾Take Your Pet To Work Week
20/01/2022 Thursday 🐧Penguin Awareness Day
21/01/2022 Friday 🐿️Squirrel Appreciation Day
22/01/2022 Saturday 🐈Answer Your Cat's Questions Day
24/01/2022 Monday 🐾Change A Pet’s Life Day
28/01/2022 Friday 🐍Rattlesnake Roundup Day
29/01/2022 Saturday 🦮Seeing Eye Dog Day
01/02/2022 Tuesday 🦷National Pet Dental Health Month begins
01/02/2022 Tuesday 🐾Spay/Neuter Awareness Month begins
01/02/2022 Tuesday 💩National Prevent a Litter Month begins
01/02/2022 Tuesday 🐈National Cat Health Month begins
01/02/2022 Tuesday 🐕Dog Training Education Month begins
01/02/2022 Tuesday 🐾Beat the Heat Month begins
01/02/2022 Tuesday 🐇Adopt a Rescued Rabbit Month
02/02/2022 Wednesday 🐹Groundhog Day
02/02/2022 Wednesday 🦔Hedgehog Day
02/02/2022 Wednesday 🐹Marmot Day
02/02/2022 Wednesday 🐕Sled Dog Day
03/02/2022 Thursday 🐕Doggy Date Night
03/02/2022 Thursday 🐕International Golden Retriever Day
05/02/2022 Saturday 🦋Western Monarch Day
07/02/2022 - 13/02/2022 Monday - Sunday 🐶Have a Heart for Chained Dogs Week
14/02/2022 Monday 🐾Pet Theft Awareness Day
15/02/2022 Tuesday 🦛National Hippo Day
19/02/2022 Saturday World Pangolin Day
19/02/2022 Saturday 🐕National Boston Terrier Day
20/02/2022 Sunday ❤️Love Your Pet Day
20/02/2022 Sunday 🆔ID Your Pet Day
20/02/2022 Sunday 🐋World Whale Day
21/02/2022 - 27/02/2022 Monday - Sunday 🐾National Justice for Animals Week
22/02/2022 Tuesday 🐾World Spay Day
22/02/2022 Tuesday 🐕Walking the Dog Day
23/02/2022 Wednesday 🍪International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day
27/02/2022 Sunday 🐻‍❄️International Polar Bear Day
01/03/2022 Tuesday 🐹Adopt a Rescued Guinea Pig Month begins
01/03/2022 Tuesday 🐎National Horse Protection Day
01/03/2022 Tuesday 🐖National Pig Day
01/03/2022 Tuesday 🐾Poison Prevention Awareness Month begins
02/03/2022 Wednesday 🐈International Rescue Cat Day
03/03/2022 Thursday 🐅World Wildlife Day
03/03/2022 Thursday 👍What if Cats and Dogs Had Opposable Thumbs Day
07/03/2022 - 13/03/2022 Monday - Sunday 🐾Professional Pet Sitters Week™
13/03/2022 Sunday 🐕K-9 Veterans Day
14/03/2022 Monday 🦋Learn About Butterflies Day
14/03/2022 Monday 🐛Moth-er Day
14/03/2022 Monday 🕷️National Save a Spider Day
15/03/2022 Tuesday 🪶National Buzzard Day
17/03/2022 Thursday Saint Gertrude of Nivelles Day
20/03/2022 Sunday 🪶World Sparrow Day
23/03/2022 Wednesday 🐶National Puppy Day
23/03/2022 Wednesday 🐱Cuddly Kitten Day
28/03/2022 Monday 🐈Respect Your Cat Day
30/03/2022 Wednesday 🏞️Take a Walk in the Park Day
01/04/2022 Friday 🐾National Pet First Aid Awareness Month begins
01/04/2022 Friday 🍎Prevent Lyme Disease in Dogs Month begins
01/04/2022 - 07/04/2022 Friday - Thursday 🐾National Raw Feeding Week
01/04/2022 Friday 🐾National Pet Month begins
01/04/2022 Friday 💉National Heartworm Awareness Month begins
01/04/2022 Friday 🐕National Adopt a Greyhound Month begins
01/04/2022 - 07/04/2022 Friday - Thursday 💩International Pooper Scooper Week
01/04/2022 Friday 🐕Canine Fitness Month begins
01/04/2022 Friday 🐕Active Dog Month begins
02/04/2022 Saturday 🐾Every Day is Tag Day
02/04/2022 Saturday 🐹National Ferret Day
04/04/2022 Monday 🐀World Rat Day
06/04/2022 Wednesday 🐈National Siamese Cat Day
07/04/2022 Thursday 🐾National Pet Health Insurance Day
08/04/2022 Friday 🦁Zoo Lovers Day
08/04/2022 Friday 🐕National Dog Fighting Awareness Day
08/04/2022 Friday 🐦Draw a Picture of a Bird Day
08/04/2022 Friday 🐕National Catahoula Day
08/04/2022 Friday 💭Dog Farting Awareness Day
09/04/2022 Saturday 🐔National Chicken Little Awareness Day
10/04/2022 Sunday 🐶American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Day
10/04/2022 - 16/04/2022 Sunday - Saturday 🐾Animal Care and Control Appreciation Week
10/04/2022 - 16/04/2022 Sunday - Saturday 🐕National Dog Bite Prevention Week
10/04/2022 Sunday 🐄National Farm Animals Day
10/04/2022 Sunday 🐕National Hug Your Dog Day
11/04/2022 Monday 🐕National Pet Day
14/04/2022 Thursday 🐬National Dolphin Day
16/04/2022 Saturday 🐘Save The Elephant Day
17/04/2022 - 23/04/2022 Sunday - Saturday 🐾Animal Cruelty/Human Violence Awareness Week
17/04/2022 Sunday 🦇Bat Appreciation Day
17/04/2022 - 23/04/2022 Sunday - Saturday 🆔National Pet ID Week
18/04/2022 - 24/04/2022 Monday - Sunday 🦖National Velociraptor Awareness Day
18/04/2022 Monday 🐕Pet Owners Independence Day
19/04/2022 Tuesday 🐈National Cat Lady Day
21/04/2022 Thursday 🐕Bulldogs are Beautiful Day
21/04/2022 Thursday 🐟Tuna Rights Day
22/04/2022 Friday 🐕National Beagle Day
23/04/2022 Saturday 🐕National Lost Dog Awareness Day
24/04/2022 Sunday 🐕National Pet Parent's Day
24/04/2022 Sunday 🐾World Day for Laboratory Animals
26/04/2022 Tuesday 🐎National Help a Horse Day
26/04/2022 Tuesday 🐾National Kids and Pets Day
27/04/2022 Wednesday 🦮International Guide Dog Day
27/04/2022 Wednesday 🐋Marine Mammal Rescue Day
27/04/2022 Wednesday 🐴Matanzas Mule Day
27/04/2022 Wednesday 🐶National Little Pampered Dog Day
29/04/2022 Friday 🐱National Hairball Awareness Day
30/04/2022 Saturday 🐱National Tabby Day
30/04/2022 Saturday 🐸Save the Frogs Day
30/04/2022 Saturday 😻National Therapy Animal Day
30/04/2022 Saturday 🧑‍⚕️World Veterinary Day
30/04/2022 Saturday 🦅National Go Birding Day
30/04/2022 Saturday 🐶Dog Therapy Appreciation Day
30/04/2022 Saturday 🦁National Animal Advocacy Day
30/04/2022 Saturday 🐕Adopt a Shelter Pet Day
01/05/2022 Sunday 🐕National Purebred Dog Day
01/05/2022 Sunday 🦏Save the Rhino Day
01/05/2022 Sunday 🐾Responsible Animal Guardian Month begins
01/05/2022 Sunday 👁National Service Animal Eye Exam month begins
01/05/2022 - 07/05/2022 Sunday - Saturday 💩National Scoop the Poop Week
01/05/2022 Sunday Mother Goose Day
01/05/2022 Sunday 🐾National Pet Month begins
01/05/2022 Sunday 🐕Mayday for Mutts
01/05/2022 - 07/05/2022 Sunday - Saturday 🐕Dog Anxiety Awareness Week
01/05/2022 Sunday 🆔Chip Your Pet Month begins
01/05/2022 - 07/05/2022 Sunday - Saturday 🐾Be Kind to Animals Week
02/05/2022 Monday 🐟World Tuna Day
03/05/2022 Tuesday 🐩International Doodle Dog Day
03/05/2022 Tuesday 🐾National Specially-abled Pets Day
04/05/2022 Wednesday 🐔International Respect for Chickens Day
08/05/2022 - 14/05/2022 Sunday - Saturday 🐾National Pet Week
10/05/2022 Tuesday 🐕German Shepherd Day
13/05/2022 Friday 🦈Fintastic Friday: Giving Sharks a Voice
13/05/2022 Friday 🐸Frog Jumping Day
14/05/2022 Saturday 🐾National Animal Disaster Preparedness Day
14/05/2022 Saturday 🐕National Dog Mom's Day
14/05/2022 Saturday 🐦Migratory Bird Day
14/05/2022 Saturday 🐕International Chihuahua Appreciation Day
14/05/2022 Saturday 🐔Dance Like a Chicken Day
16/05/2022 Monday 🐒National Sea Monkey Day
20/05/2022 Friday 🐾Endangered Species Day
20/05/2022 Friday 🐕‍🦺National Rescue Dog Day
20/05/2022 Friday 🐝World Bee Day
22/05/2022 Sunday 🌱International Day for Biological Diversity
23/05/2022 Monday 🐢World Turtle Day®
24/05/2022 Tuesday 🐌Escargot Day
28/05/2022 Saturday Feast Day of St. Bernard of Montjoux
29/05/2022 Sunday 🐕International Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Day
31/05/2022 Tuesday 🦜World Parrot Day
01/06/2022 Wednesday 🆔National Microchipping Month begins
01/06/2022 Wednesday 🐠National Zoo and Aquarium Month begins
01/06/2022 Wednesday 🐕National Pet Preparedness Month begins
01/06/2022 Wednesday 🐕International Sheltie Day
01/06/2022 Wednesday 🐈Adopt-a-Shelter-Cat Month begins
01/06/2022 Wednesday 🐈Adopt-a-Cat Month begins
04/06/2022 Saturday 🐈Hug your Cat Day
04/06/2022 Saturday 🐢Turtle Races Day
05/06/2022 - 11/06/2022 Sunday - Saturday 🐾Pet Appreciation Week
07/06/2022 Tuesday 🐛June Bug Day
14/06/2022 Tuesday 🐕World Pet Memorial Day
15/06/2022 Wednesday 🦞National Lobster Day
16/06/2022 Thursday 🐢World Sea Turtle Day
17/06/2022 Friday 🐕Ugliest Dog Day
17/06/2022 Friday 🐊World Croc Day
19/06/2022 - 25/06/2022 Sunday - Saturday 🐾Animal Rights Awareness Week
19/06/2022 Sunday 🐈Garfield the Cat Day
19/06/2022 Sunday 🐾National Pets in Film Day
20/06/2022 Monday 🦅American Eagle Day
20/06/2022 - 26/06/2022 Monday - Sunday 🐝National Pollinator Week
20/06/2022 Monday 🐈Take Your Cat To Work Day®
21/06/2022 Tuesday ☀️World Dachshund Day
21/06/2022 Tuesday 🐕National Dog Party Day
24/06/2022 Friday 🐈Cat World Domination Day
24/06/2022 Friday 🐕Take Your Dog to Work Day®
25/06/2022 Saturday National Catfish Day
01/07/2022 Friday 🦁American Zoo Day
01/07/2022 Friday 🐕Doghouse Repairs Month begins
01/07/2022 Friday 🐾National Lost Pet Prevention Month begins
01/07/2022 Friday 🐾National Pet Hydration Awareness Month begins
10/07/2022 Sunday 🐝Don't Step on a Bee Day
10/07/2022 Sunday 🐱National Kitten Day
11/07/2022 Monday 🐕All American Pet Photo Day
12/07/2022 Tuesday 🐄Cow Appreciation Day
14/07/2022 Thursday 🦈Shark Awareness Day
15/07/2022 Friday 🐎I Love Horses Day
15/07/2022 Friday 🔥National Pet Fire Safety Day
16/07/2022 Saturday 🐖Guinea Pig Appreciation Day
16/07/2022 Saturday 🐍World Snake Day
21/07/2022 Thursday 🐶No Pet Store Puppies Day
21/07/2022 Thursday 🐾National Craft for your Local Shelters Day
21/07/2022 Thursday 🐾National Craft for your Local Shelters Day
22/07/2022 Friday 🐀Ratcatcher's Day
26/07/2022 Tuesday 📷National Dog Photography Day
31/07/2022 - 06/08/2022 Sunday - Saturday 🐾National Feed a Rescue Pet Week
31/07/2022 Sunday 🐕National Mutt Day
01/08/2022 Monday 🎂DOGust Universal Birthday for Shelter Dogs
01/08/2022 - 07/08/2022 Monday - Sunday 🦴Give a Dog a Bone Week
01/08/2022 Monday 🐾Itchy Pet Awareness Month
01/08/2022 Monday 🐾Rawgust begins
08/08/2022 Monday 🐕‍🦺Assistance Dog Day
08/08/2022 Monday 🐈International Cat Day
08/08/2022 Monday 🐈Scottish Wildcat Day
10/08/2022 Wednesday 🐕National Spoil Your Dog Day
10/08/2022 Wednesday 🎂Snoopy’s Birthday
12/08/2022 Friday 🐘World Elephant Day
15/08/2022 Monday 🆔National Check the Chip Day
16/08/2022 Tuesday Saint Roch Day
17/08/2022 Wednesday 🐈National Black Cat Appreciation Day
20/08/2022 Saturday 🦟World Mosquito Day
20/08/2022 Saturday 🐝National Honey Bee Day
20/08/2022 Saturday 🐾International Homeless Animals Day
22/08/2022 Monday 🐈Take Your Cat to the Vet Day
22/08/2022 Monday Never Bean Better Day
23/08/2022 Tuesday 🐕‍🦺International Blind Dog Day
26/08/2022 Friday 🐕National Dog Day
28/08/2022 Sunday 🌈Rainbow Bridge Remembrance Day
30/08/2022 Tuesday 🐕National Holistic Pet Day
01/09/2022 Thursday 🐾Pet Sitter Education Month begins
01/09/2022 Thursday 🐕‍🦺National Service Dog Month begins
01/09/2022 Thursday 🐕Responsible Dog Ownership Month begins
01/09/2022 Thursday 🐈Ginger Cat Appreciation Day
01/09/2022 Thursday 🐾National Pet Insurance Month begins
01/09/2022 Thursday 😻Happy Cat Month begins
01/09/2022 Thursday 🐕Boykin Spaniel Day
01/09/2022 Thursday 🐾Animal Pain Awareness Month
04/09/2022 Sunday 🪨Pet Rock Day
07/09/2022 Wednesday 🐼Threatened Species Day
08/09/2022 Thursday 🐕National Dog Walker Appreciation Day
08/09/2022 Thursday 🦎National Iguana Awareness Day
11/09/2022 Sunday 🐕National Pet Memorial Day
11/09/2022 Sunday 🐕National Hug your Hound Day
13/09/2022 Tuesday 🐾Pet Birth Defect Awareness Day
13/09/2022 Tuesday 🐕Scooby-Doo Day
17/09/2022 Saturday 🦜National Pet Bird Day
17/09/2022 Saturday 🐕Puppy Mill Awareness Day
17/09/2022 Saturday 🐕Responsible Dog Ownership Day
18/09/2022 - 24/09/2022 Sunday - Saturday 🐾Adopt-a-Less-Adoptable-Pet Week
18/09/2022 - 24/09/2022 Sunday - Saturday 🐕National Deaf Dog Awareness Week
18/09/2022 - 24/09/2022 Sunday - Saturday 🐕National Dog Week
19/09/2022 Monday 😼National Meow Like a Pirate Day
22/09/2022 Thursday 🐘Elephant Appreciation Day
22/09/2022 Thursday 🐕National Walk ‘n’ Roll Dog Day
22/09/2022 Thursday 🐾Remember Me Thursday®
22/09/2022 Thursday 🦏World Rhino Day
23/09/2022 Friday 🏛️National Dogs in Politics Day
24/09/2022 Saturday 🐟Fish Amnesty Day
24/09/2022 Saturday 🐇International Rabbit Day
25/09/2022 Sunday 🐾World’s Largest Pet Walk
26/09/2022 Monday 🐋Shamu the Whale Day
28/09/2022 Wednesday 🐾World Rabies Day
29/09/2022 Thursday Goose Day
30/09/2022 Friday 🐨Save the Koala Day
01/10/2022 Saturday 🐕Adopt-A-Dog Month begins
01/10/2022 Saturday 🦝International Raccoon Appreciation Day
01/10/2022 Saturday 🐾National Animal Safety and Protection Month begins
01/10/2022 Saturday 🐕National Black Dog Day™
01/10/2022 Saturday 🐶National Fire Pup Day
01/10/2022 Saturday 🐾National Pet Wellness Month begins
01/10/2022 Saturday 🐕National Pit Bull Awareness Month begins
02/10/2022 Sunday 🐩Poodle Day
02/10/2022 Sunday 🐄World Day for Farmed Animals
02/10/2022 - 08/10/2022 Sunday - Saturday 🧸Animal Welfare Week
02/10/2022 - 08/10/2022 Sunday - Saturday 🐕National Walk Your Dog Week
02/10/2022 - 08/10/2022 Sunday - Saturday 🐾National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week
03/10/2022 Monday 🦋National Butterfly and Hummingbird Day
04/10/2022 Tuesday 🐾World Animal Day
06/10/2022 Thursday 🦡National Badger Day
08/10/2022 Saturday 🐙World Octopus Day
09/10/2022 Sunday 🐦Migratory Bird Day
12/10/2022 Wednesday 🐕National Pet Obesity Awareness Day
14/10/2022 Friday 👩‍⚕️Vet Nurse Day
16/10/2022 Sunday 🐈Global Cat Day
16/10/2022 - 22/10/2022 Sunday - Saturday 👩‍⚕️National Veterinary Technician Week
16/10/2022 Sunday 🐈Feral Cat Day
17/10/2022 Monday 🐕National Fetch Day
19/10/2022 Wednesday 🐟Hagfish Day
21/10/2022 Friday 🐾National Pets for Veterans Day
21/10/2022 Friday 🦎Reptile Awareness Day
23/10/2022 Sunday Swallows Depart from San Juan Capistrano Day
26/10/2022 Wednesday 🐴National Mule Day
27/10/2022 Thursday 🐈‍⬛National Black Cat Day
28/10/2022 Friday 🧸Plush Animal Lover's Day
29/10/2022 Saturday 🐑Hug A Sheep Day
29/10/2022 Saturday 🐈National Cat Day
01/11/2022 Tuesday 🐾National Go Cook For Your Pets Day
01/11/2022 Tuesday 🐾Pet Cancer Awareness Month begins
01/11/2022 Tuesday 🐾Pet Diabetes Month begins
01/11/2022 Tuesday 🐾International Pet Groomer Appreciation Day
01/11/2022 - 07/11/2022 Tuesday - Monday 🐦Bird Health Appreciation Week
01/11/2022 Tuesday 🐾Adopt a Senior Pet Month begins
03/11/2022 Thursday 🦑World Jellyfish Day
05/11/2022 Saturday 🦬National Bison Day
07/11/2022 Monday 🐻Hug a Bear Day
07/11/2022 Monday 🐕National Canine Lymphoma Awareness Day
12/11/2022 Saturday 🐁Fancy Rat & Mouse Day
16/11/2022 Wednesday 🐕National Slobber Appreciation Day
20/11/2022 Sunday 🦢Mother Goose Parade Day
23/11/2022 Wednesday Wolfenoot
24/11/2022 Thursday 🦃National Dog Show
27/11/2022 Sunday 🐢Turtle Adoption Day
01/12/2022 Thursday 🐈Cat Lover’s Month begins
04/12/2022 Sunday 🐅World Wildlife Conservation Day
05/12/2022 Monday 🐾Celebrate Shelter Pets Day
09/12/2022 Friday 👩‍⚕️International Day of Veterinary Medicine
11/12/2022 Sunday 🍔Holiday Food Drive for Needy Animals Day
13/12/2022 Tuesday 🐎National Day of the Horse
14/12/2022 Wednesday 🐒Monkey Day
15/12/2022 Thursday 🐈Cat Herders' Day
27/12/2022 Tuesday 🦁Visit the Zoo Day