May 20th is National Rescue Dog Day and whether you are looking to adopt or have a rescue dog of your own, today is a great day to show your canine friends some extra love!

Numbers released by the ASPCA show that about 3.3 million dogs enter shelters every year. So, how can you help your four-legged friends on National Rescue Dog Day?

On this list posted to there are a ton of ways to do your part. And, no, that doesn't necessarily mean adopting a dog.

  • Volunteer at a local shelter
  • Donate things like toys, blankets or food
  • Think about fostering a dog
  • Adopt a dog
  • Remember to spay and neuter the animals in your life

For more about this paw-some holiday visit the National Rescue Dog Day website!

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