HARTFORD — National Dog Day was started to honor all the canine companions in our lives.
August 26 was chosen because it’s the day the founder’s family adopted their first dog. The Humane Society estimates there are 77 million pet dogs in the United States.
You can help FOX 61 celebrate. Send us a pic of your pup!
Email them to firstname.lastname@example.org, submit them using the button below (desktop), or upload them from our app, and we’ll show some of them on the news. Check out the gallery of some of the photos we’ve gotten so far.