DOGust Universal Birthday for Shelter Dogs
DOGust Universal Birthday for Shelter Dogs is held on August 1. This event in the first decade of the month august is annual.
Mutt's Day on July 31 (By definition a mutt, sometimes called a "Half-breed", is a dog that is of mixed breed);
International Assistance Dog Week on August 1 (Starts on First Sunday in August);
World Elephant Day on August 12 (Conceived in 2011 by Canadian filmmakers Patricia Sims and Michael Clark of Canazwest Pictures, and Sivaporn Dardarananda, Secretary-General of the Elephant Reintroduction Foundation in Thailand, it was officially founded, supported and launched by Patricia Sims and the Elephant Reintroduction Foundation on August 12, 2012);