National Mutt Day: 7 Reasons Why Mixed Breed Dogs Are Awesome

A group of happy dogs walking with their owner in the park

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We celebrate National Mutt Day on both July 31st and December 2nd! And why not honor mixed breed dogs two times a year? It’s twice the love!

There’s no need to settle on one breed when you can have a whole bunch rolled into one package. Mutts are just awesome, and there are plenty of advantages to having a mixed breed dog.

Here are a few reasons our non-purebred buddies are so great!

Do you have a special mutt in your life? What do you love about having a mixed breed dog? Let us know in the comments below!