When Is National Therapy Animal Day?

The internet history of Therapy Animal Day

18th of May is National Therapy Animal Day

  First detected on the 29th of April 2015

  431 tweets


Is It Therapy Animal Day Today?

It's Therapy Animal day on the 18th of May.

The most recent detection of references to Therapy Animal Day was 7 months, 2 weeks ago.

There were many celebrations relating to national holdiays written about on social media that our algorithms picked up on the 18th of May. In total we detected 68 total unique days being shared such as Doughnut Day which had 481 people talking about it, or Donut Day having 256 tweets.


How Is The Date For Therapy Animal Day Calculated?

The day shown for 'National Therapy Animal Day' is based off how much chitter-chatter and buzz there was on May 18, 2015 across social media making references to 'Therapy Animal Day'. Our algorithms examine all of the references to National Days across social media and updates whatnationaldayisit.com hourly, with our homepage displaying the current national day, including others such as: Tequila, No Dirty Dishes or Law Enforcement Appreciation Day. This crowdsourcing of data method to assess the National Therapy Animal Day date is used as opposed to being connected with any Government sacntioned lists :D Hurrah for democracy by concensus!


I'd Like To Promote National Therapy Animal Day

We've put together the following resources full of nifty tips on how to increase the reach of Therapy Animal Day. The resources include: graphs, badges, and resources on what steps to take to boost Therapy Animal Day's visibility.

Can I Register Therapy Animal Day?

We don't have an international authority or governmental remit to declare any officially celebrated "national Therapy Animal day". We only aim to programatically reflect what 'National Day' it is based of what The Internet Says It Is. We believe this is much more fun as it reflects the nature of how the most amusing / interesting national days are often created organically and grow based off popular social trends and sharing, as such we don't add new days to our database unless they are organically observed on social media.



Is it National Therapy Animal Day Everywhere?

Yes? No.. Sort of | Maybe ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

What's really intersting is how whilst some National Days like National Daughters Day are seemingly celebrated internationally irrespective of geography, some very popular days (That often become the No. 1 National Day on our homepage) are in fact locally very specific and are offical holidays celebrated on a Country's national calendar. Take National Rambutan Day for instance, Rambutan is a popular Souteast Asian fruit and not seen so much in the UK, Europe or the USA. Some regionally specific trends subsequently become immensely popular internationally and worldwide, partly fuelled by widely shared 'National Days', National Pabebe Wave Day being one such example.


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Hang On, It Was National Therapy Animal Day Already This Year..!?

Yes, this is strangely enough entirely possible. The date shown for National Therapy Animal Day can change, if for instance several hundred people tweeted about Therapy Animal Day in early April, then in May a few thousand people tweeted about Therapy Animal day, then the date shown for National Therapy Animal Day, could come up twice :D

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National Therapy Animal Day

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On May 18th


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National Therapy Animal Day, on the 18th of May

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