Celebrate the uniqueness of your mixed breed on July 31st – National Mutts Day! Better known as “mutts” these types of dogs often look and behave like no other dog. Considering they can come from a lineage of different breeds, mutts have a distinct look and personality to them!
Yes, owning a mixed breed means you have a one-of-a-kind dog, however, most people tend to go for a pure-breed pup. This leaves millions of mixed breed dogs homeless and left in shelters each year. The purpose of National Mutt Day is to celebrate and save the lives of mixed breed dogs across the U.S
Established in 2005 , National Mutt Day is all about embracing, saving and celebrating mixed breed dogs! Need some convincing about why choosing a mixed breed is definitely a benefit? Let us help!
Mixed breed dogs tend to be healthier, better behaved and even live longer! Don’t forget they are just as able to perform the duties a purebred dog. If you’re that person who loves to enter there special pooch in competitions don’t worry, mixed-breed dogs are accepted into almost all sports! These pups are also easy to find. There are PLENTY of mixed breed dogs in shelters across the nation, not to mention they are cheaper than purebred dogs!
Not interested in adopting a mixed breed? – You can STILL help! It’s devastating that millions of unwanted healthy mutts are housed in shelters each year. By spreading awareness and donating to shelters you can make sure those dogs are on the road to live a happy and healthy life!