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May 23, 2019

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Pet Event Calendar

Keep up-to-date with important pet dates and events throughout the year with our specially curated pet calendar.

 

 

January

 

2 January:      National Pet Travel Safety Day (USA)

 

12 January:    Pop Up Adoption by RSPCA QLD, Brisbane Convention Centre

 

17 January:    Paws Day Moyneyana Festival, Fiddlers Green, Port Fairy, Vic

 

 

February

 

17 February:             Street Paws Festival NSW

 

20 February:            Love your Pet Day

 

22 February:             Cat Day (Japan)

 

23 February:             International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day

 

28 February:            World Spay Day

 

 

March

 

28 March:      Respect Your Cat Day

 

30 March:      K-9 Kryptonite Challenge, Cairns

 

 

April

 

1- 7 April:       International Pooper Scooper Week

 

13 April:         The World’s Largest Easter Egg Hunt for Dogs (Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Darwin, and Brisbane)

 

14 April:         Dogs in the Park NSW, Gosford Foreshore

 

28 April: Hairball Awareness Day

 

29 April:         National Greyhound Adoption Day

 

30 April:         World Veterinary Day

 

30 April:         Adopt A Tabby Day

 

*April is National Greyhound Adoption Month

 

 

 

May

 

14 May:  International Chihuahua Appreciation Day

 

18 May:          Bondi Dog Day Out, Bondi Beach in Bondi Pavilion

 

20 May:          RSPCA Million Paws Walk 

 

20 May:          Dogs of Wayward Take Over, Camperdown Sydney

 

25 May:         Barkly Barks Dog Festival, Brunswick’s Barkly Square, Melbourne

 

26 May: Dogs in the Park Hawkesbury

 

26 May:         Bradfield Bark & Meow Market, Milsons Point, Sydney

 

30 May: International Hug Your Cat Day

 

 

June

 

2 June:           PetFest, Holroyd Gardens, Cnr Pitt & Walpole Streets, Merrylands, Sydney

 

2 June:            The Great Australian Dachshund Walk, Brisbane

 

4 June:            Hug Your Cat Day

 

9 June:            Annual Dachshund Dash, Campbell Street, Port Fairy

 

20 June:            A Pooch Affair, Exhibition Park in Canberra (EPIC)

 

22 June: International Take Your Dog to Work Day

 

26 June:               Dogs in the Park, Campbelltown Athletics CentreSydney

 

29/ 30 June:        Gold Coast Pet & Animal Expo

 

30 June: Dogs in the Park The Gables, Slidey Park,  Box Hill

 

29/30  June:             Carrara Cat Carnival, Carrara Markets, Gold Coast

 

 

 

July

 

27/28 July:            Riverwood Downs Trail Run, NSW

 

30 July:                  International Day of Friendship

 

 

 

 

August

3-4 August:         Sydney Dog Lovers Show 2019

 

5-11 August:        International Assistance Dog Week

 

8 August:           World Cat Day

 

16 August:         Top Dog Film Festival – Avoca Beach NSW

 

17 August:        International Homeless Animals Day

 

19 August:       RSPCA Cup Cake Day (AU)

 

20 August:     Dirty Dog Trail Run – Coopernook State Forest NSW

 

 

September

 

15 September: Big Adopt Out, Brisbane QLD

 

15 September: Street Paws at Doyalson Animal Hospital

 

19 September:    Dogs in the Park NSW Bathurst

 

28 September:     International Rabbit Day

 

 

 

October

 

4 October:      World Animal Day

 

13 October:     Floriade Dogs Day Out, Commonwealth Park, ACT

 

19 October:    Street Paws – Inner West Sydney, Marrickville, 2204

 

30 October:    National Black Cat Day (UK)

 

 

November

 

3-4 November:       Dog Lovers Show, Brisbane QLD

 

25 Nov – 15 Dec:    Give a dog a bone keep kitty happy, Sydney

 

30 Nov/1 Dec:        Cat Lovers Show, Melbourne Royal Exhibition Building

 

 

December

 

9 December:        DOGS Victoria – Big Day Out For Dogs & Canine Christmas Market

 

 

If you run a dog-friendly event and would like to see it here or know about a pet celebration day that is not listed above, please do get in contact.