Category Archives: Holidays

  • Jul 03 , 2014

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    Help Avoid Lost Pets on the 4th

    The 4th of July holiday is almost upon us and some of Petfinder’s adoptable pets are celebrating too!  In the spirit of the holiday we’d thought we’d share with you some safety tips and just a few of the cute and festive adoptable pets on our site! Check out Yankee Doodle from member OK37!   And Patriot from NJ167! More …

  • Feb 14 , 2014

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    Happy Valentine’s Day!

    We’re not the only ones celebrating Valentine’s Day, many of our adoptable pets are just as festive! Did you know that there are currently 186 pets named Valentine on our site? In honor of Valentine’s day, we thought we’d share just a FEW of our favorite Valentines with you!             Wishing you and your pets …

  • Nov 27 , 2013

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    Happy Thanksgiving!

    The holiday season is upon us… and we’re not the only ones celebrating! Many of Petfinder’s adoptable pets are getting in the holiday spirit as well and they are just too cute not to share.  To celebrate, here are some of Petfinder’s Thanksgiving inspired named pets! Meet Turkey, the adoptable Macaw!  Sweet Potato, an adoptable horse!   There’s adorable, adoptable, …

  • Aug 22 , 2013

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    National Dog Day!

    Did you know that Monday, August 26th is National Dog Day! Personally, I am not generally a fan of Mondays, but what a great way to start off the week.  According to this holiday was created to “honor dogs more than we currently do, to give them “a day”, to show deep appreciation for our long connection to each …

  • Jun 21 , 2013

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    Take Your Dog to Work Day!

    Did you know that Today is National Take Your Dog to Work Day? Neither did I, strange but wonderfully true.  According to, Take Your Dog to Work Day, (or TYDTWDAY as they call it)  was first celebrated in 1999 and was created to celebrate what great companions dogs make and to encourage adoption from humane societies, animal shelters and …