National Dog Day 2021 in South Florida: ‘Yappy’ hour events, deals, & paw-fect treats
While there are countless unofficial national holidays seemingly each day (we can’t believe we just missed National Cuban Sandwich Day), this holiday is im-paw-ssible to skip — Thursday, Aug. 26, is National Dog Day. We’ve rounded up some of South Florida’s most dog-friendly happy hours, hotels, and restaurants, and even some special dog events, to make memories you’ll remember fur-ever.
‘Loving’ pair of dogs need home after surviving fire in Miami-Dade
Miami-Dade Animal Services personnel is searching for a forever home for two dogs with a strong bond. The pair recently survived a house fire. While Miami-Dade firefighters fought the flames, Miami firefighters helped them to take care of the dogs.
It’s National Puppy Day: Florida ranks no. 5 in new puppy ownership, plus top 10 puppy names in the US
Puppy ownership increased dramatically across the U.S. this past year, and more households brought puppies into their lives. Furthermore, pets such as puppies are believed to reduce stress and improve overall health and well-being, which further adds to the reason for the puppy boom.
Gen Z and millennials would look for another job post-COVID if workplace was not pet-friendly, survey finds
As hundreds of thousands of people in the U.S. began working from home almost exactly one year ago, a trend among those working from their desks was their increased dependence on their furry companions – and their attachment to them.