International Bandanna Day: 10 Dogs Wearing Bandannas To Raise Awareness

Beautiful mountain backdrop with colorful river. Dog with bandanna on International Bandanna Day.

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International Bandanna Day happens on the last Friday of October. That’s October 30th in 2020!

International Bandanna Day is believed to have started in Australia to raise awareness of children living with cancer.

People living with cancer often have to undergo radiation therapy, which can cause hair loss. For that reason, chemo patients sometimes wear scarves, hats, and bandannas to cover up or keep their heads warm.

Most of us at least know someone who has or had cancer, so show support and solidarity by wearing your bandanna on October 30th. 

Any color will do, and you can wear it any way you like. Your dog can even join in with their own bandanna, just like the pups below! Here are ten dogs sporting bandannas to help raise awareness.

Dogs In Bandannas For International Bandanna Day

If you’d like to show your support, please post a picture of your pup wearing a bandanna in the comments below! Also, click here to make a donation to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital so we can fight cancer together.

Do you ever dress your dog up with a bandanna? Will you help raise awareness of cancer on International Bandanna Day? Let us know in the comments below!

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