National Walking the Dog Day

National Walking the Dog Day

February 22, 2023

Show your pup some extra love on National Walking the Dog Day - take them for a walk, give them treats, and make sure they get plenty of cuddles!

when is it?
February 22
United States
Get ready to celebrate National Walking the Dog Day on February 22! This special day was first created in 2010 as a way of reminding people that walking their dog is an important part of being a responsible pet owner. It's also a great way to get out and enjoy some fresh air with your pup, and build stronger bonds between you two.

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How to Celebrate National Walking the Dog Day

<div id="" class="celebrate-item"><h3 id="" class="celebrate-title"><span class="celebrate-number">1. </span>Plan a Doggy Play Date</h3><p id="" class="celebrate-text">Organize a play date with your pup and some of their furry friends. Set up a day in the park (or backyard if you can) to have a fun time playing catch, tag, or any other game that your pup loves.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="celebrate-item"><h3 id="" class="celebrate-title"><span class="celebrate-number">2. </span>Take a Longer Walk Than Usual</h3><p id="" class="celebrate-text">Set out on an adventure with your pup and take them for an extra long walk. Take them to somewhere new like the beach or woods, and explore the sights, smells, and sounds together.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="celebrate-item"><h3 id="" class="celebrate-title"><span class="celebrate-number">3. </span>Throw a Puppy Party</h3><p id="" class="celebrate-text">Invite all of your pup's friend over for a special puppy party. Have plenty of treats ready, and set up some fun activities like agility courses or even pup yoga.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="celebrate-item"><h3 id="" class="celebrate-title"><span class="celebrate-number">4. </span>Go on a Picnic with Your Pup</h3><p id="" class="celebrate-text">Pack up some tasty snacks, grab a blanket and head outdoors for an outdoor picnic with your pup. Enjoy some quality time together in nature and bask in the sunshine.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="celebrate-item"><h3 id="" class="celebrate-title"><span class="celebrate-number">5. </span>Visit the Dog Park</h3><p id="" class="celebrate-text">Head to the dog park to let your pup run around freely, meet new friends, and release some energy! It’s also great to give them an opportunity to socialize and make new doggy friends.</p></div>

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