Mark August 26 on your calendars, folks. That’s International Dog Day, founded in 2004 to encourage the adoption of shelter dogs and celebrate everything about humanity’s erstwhile canine companions. And really, there’s a lot to celebrate.
Because dogs are wonderful. That’s an indisputable fact. In addition to giving your own dog an extra treat or belly rub, why not sport a shirt that lets everyone know exactly how you feel?
We’ve included a few examples below – buy one if it catches your eye, or check out our Design Studio to make one for yourself!
They’re happier, more lovable, and they don’t freak out when you try to pet them.
The dog probably did something to merit a hug. After all, it’s a dog.
Sometimes you’ve just gotta put your foot down. Especially about something so essential.
There’s not a lot else to say, really.
You’ve got to admit, it’s a pretty decent pun.
But dogs don’t. They’re wonderful. And as an aside, anyone who doesn’t like dogs probably shouldn’t be trusted.
What’s better than a night in with wine? A night in with wine and a dog.
If you’re the former, good on you. If you’re the latter, we’re afraid that’s a deal-breaker.
That’s a genuine question. We legitimately can’t think of a better justification for going or being anywhere.
Saves you from having to say those words all the time, too!
Simultaneously the ugliest and cutest dogs in existence.
12. True Love
Because there’s no relationship that’s purer than that between a dog and its master.
13. Words to Live By
A boyfriend is temporary and fleeting. The love of a good boy (or girl) is eternal.
We trust doctors, and we love dogs. Combining the two seems like a winning proposition, right?
Training a dog can often seem like an exercise in futility – which is why we have the utmost respect for professional dog trainers.