20 WAYS TO CELEBRATE

Celebrating National Dog Day can be as easy as giving your four-legged friend a big hug and kiss (if they like that sort of affection)! But for those who want to take their love and appreciation to another level, we have a list of twenty different ways for you to celebrate!

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For our list of 20 ways to celebrate National Dog Day

NDD Ways to Celebrate
NDD Ways to Celebrate

1. Adopt a dog from your local shelter or pure breed rescue organization. Volunteer at your local shelter and offer to walk a dog or play with a dog, clean cages or anything else they need help with.

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NDD Ways to Celebrate
NDD Ways to Celebrate

2. Have a safety check of your home to make sure it's safe for your dog and others.

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NDD Ways to Celebrate
NDD Ways to Celebrate

3. Donate blankets, food and toys to animal welfare organizations.

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NDD Ways to Celebrate
NDD Ways to Celebrate

4. Organize a peaceful demonstration in front of your community pet store that sells puppies.

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NDD Ways to Celebrate
NDD Ways to Celebrate

5. Write your Congressman and ask that he/she support the ban of Puppy Mills and Gas Chambers in your state.

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NDD Ways to Celebrate
NDD Ways to Celebrate

6. Send a dog related gift to a friend or family member!

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NDD Ways to Celebrate
NDD Ways to Celebrate

7. Have a National Dog Day party and invite all your friends and their dogs!

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NDD Ways to Celebrate
NDD Ways to Celebrate

8. Spend the day taking photos of your dog and then enter our photo contest!

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NDD Ways to Celebrate
NDD Ways to Celebrate

9. Buy an official National Dog Day Tee here and sport it proudly!

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NDD Ways to Celebrate
NDD Ways to Celebrate

10. Assist an ill or elderly neighbor by walking their dog.

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NDD Ways to Celebrate
NDD Ways to Celebrate

11. Have a portrait painted of your dog to suspend the fleeting magic of dogdom.

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NDD Ways to Celebrate
NDD Ways to Celebrate

12. Buy your dog a fun new dog toy....or two...or five.

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NDD Ways to Celebrate
NDD Ways to Celebrate

13. Give your dog some fun exercise by taking him or her to a doggy play resort.

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NDD Ways to Celebrate
NDD Ways to Celebrate

14. Brush your dog to eliminate excess fur.

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NDD Ways to Celebrate
NDD Ways to Celebrate

15. Give your dog a massage or holistic spa treatment.

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NDD Ways to Celebrate
NDD Ways to Celebrate

16. Teach your dog a new trick.

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NDD Ways to Celebrate
NDD Ways to Celebrate

17. Buy your dog a fashionable collar and leash.

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NDD Ways to Celebrate
NDD Ways to Celebrate

18. Hire a professional pet photographer for a fun photo shoot.

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NDD Ways to Celebrate
NDD Ways to Celebrate

19. Take your dog to the beach.

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NDD Ways to Celebrate
NDD Ways to Celebrate

20. Say "BECAUSE DOGS" all day, every time someone says hello!

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