National Dog Day is coming up on August 26. If you’re anything like me, you’re always looking for an excuse to celebrate your pup. Read on for special events, adoption centers and more paw-fect ways to spend the day.
Note—we’re still in the HOT dog days of summer. Here’s how to keep your pet safe in the heat.
Bring your dog to TrimTab day
Come out to TribTab on Saturday for an all-day event benefitting Two by Two rescue.
- When: August 26 | Starting at Noon
- Where: TrimTab Brewing Company, 2721 5th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233
Here’s what you and your pup can enjoy:
- Dog pools to cool off
- Dog swag discounts
- Local dog treats by Blind Dog Biscuit
- Pup cups by Daddy Hot Bird
Humphrey’s open house
Bring your pup to tour Humphrey’s Dog Resort’s new expansion and see if it gets their paw of approval.
- When: August 26 | 11AM-2PM
- Where: Humphrey’s Dog Resort, 2630 7th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233
All attendees will be entered to win a one-year unlimited splash pass. Plus, they’ll provide fun refreshments, products and services including:
- The Bark 205 taking free professional photos
- Ice cream for dogs and humans
- Free nail trims
Doggy doughnuts at Krispy Kreme
You must make a stop by Krispy Kreme on Saturday for the cutest dog treat. I’ll definitely be treating myself while I’m at it, too.
They may look like real doughnuts, but these Doggie Doughnuts are actually hard, baked cookies specifically designed for any dog breed. They’re even pumpkin spice flavored!
Adopt a pup this National Dog Day
Need a new BFF in your life? There are so many adoptable dogs in The Magic City and we can’t think of a better way to celebrate the day than bringing home a sweet pup looking a family. Check out some of these places to find your four-legged friend:
PLUS—Did you know that Two by Two rescue has adoption events at Petco in Trussville every Saturday? Here are the deets:
- When: Saturday, August 26 | 11AM-2PM
- Location: Petco Trussville, 5451 Patrick Way, Birmingham, AL 35235
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