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November Holidays

November is:

  • Adopt a Senior Pet Month – If you adopt a senior pet this month, let me know and you’ll be credited for 2 free future pet sitting visits!
  • National Pet Awareness Month
  • National Senior Pet Month
  • National Pet Cancer Awareness Month
  • Pet Diabetes Month

Nov. 1st: National Cook For Your Pets Day (Be sure your recipes are pet-friendly!)

Nov. 1 – 7: National Animal Shelter and Rescue Appreciation Week

Nov. 7: National Canine Lymphoma Awareness Day

Nov. 13: World Kindness Day

Nov. 26: Thanksgiving Day

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National Black Cat Day

National Black Cat Day is on October 27th!

Did you know that there are some cultures where black cats were/are considered lucky? I always though one crossing my path was a great thing, but believe it or not, black cats are still the least likely to be adopted from shelters and rescues. Some shelters still don’t feel comfortable adopting them out near Halloween due to past instances of cruelty toward them. I’m fortunate to have known many house panthers over the years and they’ve all been wonderful companions with the diverse personalities that all cats exhibit. Next time you’re considering adding a family member why not consider a black kitty? And be sure to let me know and you’ll receive a special discount on your next booking!

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