April has an astounding number of pet holidays, almost fifteen!  Along with all those holidays April also holds a special place for just being April.  Spring is in the air, and so are some national monthly celebrations!

National Greyhound Adoption Month.

National Heartworm Awareness Month.

National Pet First Aid Awareness Month. This event is an effort by the American Red Cross to draw attention to the need to know specialized pet first aid.

Prevent Lyme Disease in Dogs Month.

Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month. (ASCPA)