August 5th – Work Like a Dog Day

Every morning Santa browsed the news and surfed the Internet.  His elves worked hard all year long and Santa liked to reward them for their excellent service so always looked for holidays to celebrate. This morning Santa  found out that the day was officially Work Like a Dog Day. 


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Husky Race
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Santa stroked his beard and gently pushed his wire rimmed glasses up his nose.  The dogs at the North Pole delivered packages, rescued stranded elves, and ran general errands.  They worked just as hard as the elves did.   Santa thought that it might be a good idea to celebrate the dogs in the town. Continue reading August 5th – Work Like a Dog Day