Dog Days of Summer

Created by the National Dog Day Foundation, National Dog Day is celebrated yearly on August 26th with two goals: to honor dogs and to rescue dogs from homelessness and abuse. Their motto: “Saving 10,000 Dogs – One Day at a Time”.

 “You can say any foolish thing to a dog, and the dog will give you a look that says, ‘Wow, you’re right! I never would’ve thought of that!’”

 “Dogs are better than human beings because they know but do not tell.”
~Emily Dickinson
~Dave Barry

dogs“If you want a friend in Washington, get a dog.”
~Harry S. Truman

“If you are a dog and your owner suggest that you wear a sweater…suggest that he wear a tail.”

~Fran Lebowitz


“Don’t accept your dog’s admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.”
~Ann Landers

IMG_0392“A really companionable and indispensable dog is an accident of nature. You can’t get it by breeding for it, and you can’t buy it with money. It just happens along.”

~E.B. White The Care and Training of a Dog


“No one appreciates the very special genius of your conversation as the dog does.”
~Christopher Morley

“I wonder if other dogs think poodles are members of a weird religious cult.”

~Rita Rudner


“Outside of a dog, a book is a man’s best friend. Inside of a dog it’s too dark to read.”

~Groucho Marx
“Scratch a dog and you’ll find a permanent job.”
~Franklin P. Jones
“The time to save is now. When a dog gets a bone, he doesn’t go out and make a down payment on a bigger bone. He buries the one he’s got.”
~Will Rogers
“Money can buy you a fine dog, but only love can make him wag his tail.”

~Kinky Friedman
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