Friday Is “Take Your Dog To Work Day”

Saffron doing her favorite kind of work—running!

Tomorrow is Take Your Dog to Work Day. The annual event was started in 1999 by Pet Sitters International to bring attention to the value of dogs in people’s lives and provide an opportunity to focus on the need for pet adopting. The event falls on the Thursday after Father’s Day every year. This year companies in the US, Canada, and Australia are participating.

Here are some good tips on how to make your dog’s day at work go well.

According to one survey almost one out of five companies allow workers to bring their dogs to work everyday. And the job search site,, allows you to search for jobs at dog-friendly businesses (see Special Filters pull-down menu on Advanced Search).

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