Send in your pictures and video for National Dog Day

Posted at 9:14 AM, Aug 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-26 12:06:52-04

It's National Dog Day and we want to see pictures and videos of you with your canine companions. 

According to, the special occasion is celebrated on Aug. 26 each year and was started in 2004 by Colleen Paige, a pet and family lifestyle expert and animal advocate. Paige is also the founder of National Puppy Day, National Mutt Day and National Cat Day. 

Celebrate National Dog Day with us by sending us a picture or video of your pooch. Here are four ways to send us pictures and video:

Take a look back at our National Dog Day gallery from 2015.

There are many ways to celebrate National Dog Day. Visit for some ideas.

And, for fun, here is a video of cute dogs you can share.