Dress Up Your Pet Day
When : Always January 14th
Dress Up Your Pet Day gives you the opportunity to .... you guessed it......dress up your pet!
Some pets like to get dressed up. Others, want nothing to do with it. This day is an opportunity to really dress up your pet(s). Make something for them to wear. Or, go to a pet store and buy an outfit. It's winter, so something warm is best.
Sorry, we don't have any ideas on how to dress up goldfish.
Origin of Dress Up Your Pet Day:
Our research found no evidence of who created this day, when it started , or why.
This Day in History January 14th
Spain annexes Cuba. (1539)
The "Fundamental Orders", the first written constitution that created a government, is adopted in Connecticut. (1639)
American Revolutionary War: Ratification Day, United States - Congress ratifies the Treaty of Paris with Great Britain. (1784)
Roald Amundsen's South Pole expedition makes landfall on the eastern edge of the Ross Ice Shelf. (1911)
World War II: Japan begins Operation Ke, the successful operation to evacuate its forces from Guadalcanal during the Guadalcanal Campaign. (1943)
World War II: Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill begin the Casablanca Conference to discuss strategy and study the next phase of the war. (1943)
World War II: Franklin D. Roosevelt becomes the first President of the United States to travel by airplane while in office when he travels from Miami to Morocco to meet with Winston Churchill. (1943)
The first prototype of the MiG-17 makes its maiden flight. (1950)
NBC's long-running morning news program Today debuts, with host Dave Garroway. (1952)
The Hudson Motor Car Company merges with Nash-Kelvinator Corporation forming the American Motors Corporation. (1954)
Counterculture of the 1960s: The Human Be-In, takes place in San Francisco, California's Golden Gate Park, launching the Summer of Love. (1967)
An accidental explosion aboard the USS Enterprise near Hawaii kills 27 people. (1969)
Elvis Presley's concert Aloha from Hawaii is broadcast live via satellite, and sets the record as the most watched broadcast by an individual entertainer in television history. (1973)
Teenage heiress Lesley Whittle is kidnapped by Donald Neilson, aka "the Black Panther". (1975)
Toronto Mayor Mel Lastman becomes the first mayor in Canada to call in the Army to help with emergency medical evacuations and snow removal after more than one meter of snow paralyzes the city. (1999)
The Huygens probe lands on Saturn's moon Titan. (2005)
Yemen declares an open war against the terrorist group al-Qaeda. (2010)