National Dog Day is today, and Detroit Animal Care is honouring it by offering free adoptions. From now through Sunday, August 28th, all adoption and licence payments are exempt.

To help folks find their next greatest canine companion, we are waiving all fees in honour of National Dog Day during the upcoming weekend, according to Mark Kumpf, director of animal care.

NATIONAL DOG DAY IS CELEBRATED BY DETROIT ANIMAL CARE WITH FREE ADOPTIONS UNTIL SUNDAY, 8/28

I welcome anyone looking for a new best friend to stop by and meet some of the many worthy dogs looking for new homes.

The Detroit Animal Care, which is open to the public for adoptions every day from 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM, is always open to Detroit residents. Michigan Animal Care

pamper your puppy. This can range from giving him extra-long walks to belly rubs and generous amounts of extra praise.

With your dog, play puzzle games. By teaching your dog a new game, you can challenge his cognitive talents.

Every year on August 26, National Dog Day is observed. Colleen Paige, a pet and family lifestyle expert and animal advocate, started the holiday in 2004. P