Save Your Pet’s Photos On Save Your Photos Day! We’ve come a long way since the invention of the world’s first camera in 1816. These days, thanks to smartphones, it’s so easy to snap photos of Fido at any given moment. Through those photos, you’ll be able to hold on the memory of your beloved pet long after they’ve gone and relive the precious memories you’ve shared with them. Photos, whether digital or physical, allow you to remember the feelings you had at a certain point in time, and in a way, help you cope or sometimes, even heal. Sadly, […]
National Scarf Day National Scarf Day was founded by Echo New York, a widely known scarf brand, on September 27, 2018, in honor of the beauty and power of scarves. Over the years, Echo flourished as a brand and has successfully made a name for itself in the industry of fashion by creating gorgeous, intricately designed scarves. But where did it all begin? The founders of Echo, Edgar and Therese Hymann, actually began the business on their wedding day. When they went to get their marriage license at City Hall, they decided to incorporate their business while they were there. […]
The Pearl River County SPCA is a non-profit organization dedicated to the care and welfare of animals through various programs and services to the Community of Pearl River County as a whole. Their organization strives to be the model provider of animal-related services to the community. They have many volunteer opportunities including volunteering at the shelter, volunteering at events such as weekend adoption events, and foster home volunteering. Website: Pearl River County Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/prcspca/
National Shamu the Whale Day National Shamu the Whale Day is a holiday dedicated to Shamu, the first female killer whale to perform at SeaWorld San Diego in the late 1960s. When she died in 1971, SeaWorld trademarked the name “Shamu” and it has since been used as a stage name for different orcas at various times during SeaWorld Shamu the Whale shows. Everyone loved Shamu and kept going back to watch her perform, but not a lot of people knew about how SeaWorld truly treated her, as well as those that followed after her. The name Shamu represents all […]
National Tune-Up Day Have you checked your home’s heating and cooling system this year? If not, then it’s time to get tuning because today is National Tune-Up Day! Let’s prepare ourselves for winter and make sure others do so, too! National Tune-Up Day was founded by HomeServe USA, a company that provides home emergency repair services, to serve as a yearly reminder to all homeowners to get their heating and cooling systems cleaned and tuned-up to prevent any heating issues when the cooler temperatures arrive. These annual tune-ups will help keep your HVAC system running smoothly, and save you from […]
Meridian Canine Rescue is a non-profit, no-kill canine rescue dedicated to giving homeless and owner surrendered dogs a second chance. They have both a facility and a network of foster homes, several staff members, great business partnerships, and a whole bunch of awesome volunteers — all of which help to care for dogs in need. The MCR strongly believes that no dog should walk alone that is why they strive to provide a safe environment and exceptional quality of life for their dogs.