October 2022 Pet Holdays

October has arrived, weather is cooling down and winter is around the corner. Happy October Everyone


  • Adopt a Dog Month
  • Black Cat National Awareness Month
  • National Animal Safety and Protection Month
  • National Pet Wellness Month
  • National Pitbull Awareness Month
  • Domestic Violence Awareness Month


  • Oct. 2-8:  National Walk your Dog Week (It should be everyday of the year)
  • Oct. 2-8:  Animal Welfare Week
  • Oct. 16-22: National Veterinary Technician Week


  • 1 Oct.: National Fire Pup Day
  • 1 Oct : National Black Dog Day – Black dogs are hard to get adopted so we need to speak up for them
  • 2 Oct. : Poodle Day
  • 4: Oct. World Animal Day – We must speak up for them to save them
  • 4:Oct.  Kindness to Animals Day
  • 9: Oct. CatOber9thDay – To celebrate all the cats in shelters that we do not know when their birthdays are
  • 10. Oct. World Animal Road Accident Awareness Day
  • 12. Oct. National Pet Obesity Awareness Day
  • 15. Oct. National Fetch Day
  • 16. Global Cat Day – To remind people about the homeless cats that are needing homes
  • Oct. 21: National Pets for Veterans Day
  • Oct. 22:National Make a Dog’s Day.
  • Oct. 27: National Black Cat Day in the UK.
  • Oct. 28: Plush Animal Lovers Day.  For all those dogs that love unstuffing their plush toys LOL
  • Oct. 29: National Cat Day
  • Oct. 29: National Pitbull Awareness Day
  • Oct. 30: National Treat Your Pet Day – a special day for extra treats
  • Oct. 31: Halloween

Have a wonderful safe October everyone,

With a woof and love from Layla