30 Jun '11, 10am

It's International Dogs Tilting Their Head Day! | Care2 Causes

It's International Dogs Tilting Their Head Day! | Care2 Causes

What are Fifi and Fido up to today? Better go ask them — perhaps in a funny voice or while shaking a favorite toy. It’s International Dogs Tilting Their Heads Day! Photo website DogsTiltingTheirHeads.com highlights the curiosity of our canine companions and decreed June 29 as the official day to celebrate it . If you’ve snapped a pic of your pup looking inquisitive, you can upload it and share with the world! The competition is pretty stiff — er, “tilty” — though. But as we take today to pause and smile at the cuteness, let’s remember the dogs (and other pets) with more to worry about than paparazzi. As many as 7 million pets enter animal shelters every year in the United States and the ASPCA estimates that 60% of shelter dogs and 70% of shelter cats are later euthanized . Please spay and neuter your pet; according to the ASPCA, only 10% of shelter animals have been spayed...

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