For many people, animal companions are as much a part of the family as anyone else, and humans depend on them for companionship, loyalty, and love. Monday marks the inaugural DOG PARENT APPRECIATION DAY, a day to celebrate that inseparable bond between humans and their loving, canine counterparts.
The new holiday is founded by Dr. Marty Goldstein, DVM, a notable integrative veterinarian, founder of Dr. Marty™, and author of the new book, The Spirit of Animal Healing: An Integrative Medicine Guide to a Higher State of Well-Being and subject of the renowned documentary The Dog Doc.
Check out Dr. Marty’s exciting announcement video, including ways that everyone can celebrate the special day, and also have a chance to win some great prizes that will boost your dog’s health and longevity!
To join in the fun (and maybe win some great prizes, too!) simply post a photo that shows the best part of being a dog parent to social media, using the hashtag #ProudDogParent and tag @DrMartyPets!