Dug Up at Dogster: September 2021 Dog Events and Dog Holidays

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While kids go back to school, you and your dog can kick back and relax and these fun September 2021 dog events and holidays. Don’t see your dog event on the list? Email us at dogstermag@belvoir.com to include your dog event.

September 2021 Dog Holidays

September 1: Boykin Spaniel day

September 12: Hug your hound day

September 18: Puppy mill awareness day

September 23: Checkers day

ALL-MONTH-LONG September 2021 DOG EVENTS

August 23 — September 19: Clear the Shelters Campaign

Actress Lauren Ash (Superstore), pictured here with her rescued pets, joins NBCUniversal’s monthlong Clear the Shelters campaign.

Local television stations partner with Telemundo and Great Good Charities for the annual Clear the Shelters campaign. One example is NBC 4 New York/WNBC and Telemundo 47/WNJU. More at clearthesheltersfund.org

September 1- January 2, 2022: AKC Museum of the Dog exhibit: 9/11 Remembered: Search & Rescue Dogs

Don’t miss the AKC Museum of the Dog’s tribute to Search & rescue Dogs.

This new exhibit honors the work of search and rescue dogs during the rescue and recovery efforts on and after 9/11. You’ll also discover thehistory of search and rescue dogs along with highlights of the dogs that participated in the rescue and recovery efforts on 9/11. This exhibit will also display the winners from the “Salute to Search and Rescue Dogs” art contest hosted by the museum as well as feature portraits by artist Ron Burns, creator of the coffee table book, The Dogs of Ron Burns: A Tribute to the Dogs of 9/11. A free virtual tour of the exhibit is also available on the Museum’s website shortly after the exhibit’s opening. The AKC Museum of the Dog adheres to all COVID-19 and social distancing protocols. All Museum visitors over 12 years of age must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and must show proof of vaccination upon arrival. For more information on the exhibit or the Museum, please visit www.museumofthedog.org.

September 9-11: International Association for Animal Hospice and Palliative Care Conference “Back to the Future”

Takes place in Tampa, FL; professionals register at iaahpc.org

September 22-24: 2021 PetFood Forum

Kansas City, MO; pet food professionals register at petfoodforumevents.com

September 25: 6th Annual Doggie Street Festival

Los Angeles, CA. Updates: doggiestreetfestival.org

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