National Dog Day: Best Deals for Dog Lovers

Find out where you can get the best pet discounts this holiday.

Great news: There is a national holiday to celebrate your pooch, and it is on August 26. National Dog Day is right around the corner, and what better way to honor man’s best friend than with a selection of doggy discounts and freebies? Read more to find out how you can treat your good boy or girl with these amazing pet deals.

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National Dog Day Deals and Discounts

The average American spends about $139.80 per month on their dogs, so save some dough on National Dog Day while you celebrate your furry friends. From pet food and treats to vacations and technology, these dog deals will make your tail wag with excitement:

  • Get up to 50 percent off your first item of American Journey, and save 5 to 10 percent more on select items with Autoship.
  • Combermere Abbey: This wedding venue is offering great pet deals for National Dog Day — you can bring your dog with you, free of charge, on a bank holiday weekend at one of their luxury cottages.
  • doggyloot: Save 10 percent on Doggyloot orders over $20 with the promo code “BUYMORESAVEMORE.”
  • No-Kill Los Angeles: Adopt a dog or cat 6 months or older through Aug. 31 for just $10. You can even get a customized pet ID tag for $5.
  • Ocmulgee NPS: On Aug. 25 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., complete a National Bark Ranger booklet and earn a National Bark Ranger dog tag for free.
  • Petco: Attend free Puppy Playtime, every Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m., featuring 30-minute sessions with dogs eight weeks to six months old. Check with your local store details.
  • Petfinder: Members can unlock access to exclusive deals like 35 percent off Kuranda dog beds and the opportunity to sign up for their Donate-a-Bed program.
  • Rainforest Car Wash: If you bring your dog on National Dog Day, you can get a free car wash.
  • Thrive Market: Sign up for their email notifications and receive 20 percent off your first three orders.

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After Aug. 26, there are more dates for you to celebrate man’s best friend. Keep an eye out for these dog-friendly holidays for more great deals on other puppy products:

  • National Puppy Day: March 23
  • National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day: April 30
  • National Purebred Dog Day: May 1
  • National Take Your Dog to Work Day: June 22
  • National Mutt Day: July 31
  • National Pit Bull Awareness Day: October 27

Until the next celebration, check out these six tax breaks for pet owners.

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