National Dog Day is Monday, Aug. 26. Throughout the month of August, the Fairfax County Animal Shelter is offering half off adoption fees for all dogs and puppies, free spay or neuter and free gifts for senior dog adopters. Popular Stories
To celebration National Dog Day, the shelter will have a doggie pool party with games and prizes from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
The shelter has special volunteer and foster opportunities including shelter dog obedience classes and an upcoming dog lovers volunteer orientation (Aug. 19).