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      Free Printable 2023 Veterinary Calendar


      Somehow it has happened again - another year has whooshed right on by. 💨 Hopefully throughout these past 365 days, you were able to accomplish what you set out to do! If you wanted to hustle, we hope your drive was in the driver’s seat. If you wanted to practice mindfulness, we hope you found your Zen. If you wanted to grow your practice, we hope your business is booming. Whatever it was you pursued in 2022, we hope it was a year full of joy, health, personal growth, and special moments. And whether it was all you wished it to be or not, the great news is that a fresh new year lies ahead of us. 2023 is a blank canvas waiting for you to add your spirit, your talents, and your color to it.

      You know what else is blank and waiting for you to add your color? The pages of our free, printable 2023 veterinary calendar! Each month features a different animal, which has been designed as an adult coloring book page. And, because we know you’re just as cuckoo for critters as we are, each month also includes a fun and fascinating animal fact.

      Print out a copy for yourself and color throughout the year, or print copies for your whole team and make a fun team-building activity of it! Either way, we hope this calendar offers plenty of organization and inspiration, and leaves behind any consternation and perspiration. 😅 Thank you for continuing to visit our blog, and more importantly, for continuing to allow us to serve you and your teams and practices. Happy New Year! 



      CLICK HERE to Download Your Free 2023 Printable Calendar 



      Quick Guide to 2023 Veterinary Industry Obvservances & Events

      From quirky celebrations like Porcupine Appreciation Day (July 2), to cornerstone industry trade shows like VMX (January 14), here is a quick reference guide to some of the fun to come in the year ahead! 

      January 2023

      • Walk Your Pet Month
      • January 2: Pet Travel Safety Day
      • January 5: National Bird Day
      • January 14-18: VMX Trade Show, Orlando, FL
      • January 21: Squirrel Appreciation Day
      • January 22: Answer Your Cat’s Questions Day

      February 2023

      • Pet Dental Health Month
      • February 1: National Serpent Day
      • February 19-22: WVC Conference, Las Vegas, NV
      • February 20: Love Your Pet Day
      • February 27: International Polar Bear Day

      March 2023

      • Senior Pet Month
      • March 3: World Wildlife Day
      • March 5-11: Professional Pet Sitters Week
      • March 13: K9 Veterans Day
      • March 14: Save a Spider Day
      • March 23: National Puppy Day

      April 2023

      • Heartworm Awareness Month
      • April 11: National Pet Day
      • April 17: International Bat Appreciation Day
      • April 23: Lost Dogs Awareness Day
      • April 29: World Veterinary Day
      • April 30: Adopt a Shelter Pet Day

      May 2023

      • Lyme Disease Awareness Month
      • May 1: Save The Rhino Day
      • May 7-13: National Pet Week
      • May 13: Migratory Bird Day
      • May 19: Endangered Species Day
      • May 23: World Turtle Day

      June 2023

      • Adopt a Cat Month
      • June 4: Hug Your Cat Day
      • June 8: World Oceans Day
      • June 13: World Pet Memorial Day
      • June 15: Lobster Day
      • June 16: World Sea Turtle Day

      July 2023

      • Digital Imaging Month
      •  July 11: Cow Appreciation Day
      • July 14-18: AVMA Convention, Denver, CO
      • July 15: Pet Fire Safety Day
      • July 21: Craft for Your Local Shelters Day
      • July 31: National Mutt Day

      August 2023

      • Immunization Awareness Month
      • August 14: World Lizard Day
      • August 15: Check the Chip Day
      • August 17: Black Cat Appreciation Day
      • August 22: Take Your Cat to the Vet Day
      • August 30: Holistic Pet Day

      September 2023

      • Service Dog Month
      • September 8: Iguana Awareness Day
      • September 16: Responsible Dog Ownership Day
      • September 17-23: Farm Health and Safety Week
      • September 23: International Rabbit Day
      • September 28: World Rabies Day

      October 2023

      • Anesthesia Month
      • October 4: World Animal Day
      • October 11: Pet Obesity Awareness Day
      • October 15-21: Veterinary Technician Appreciation Week
      • October 21: Reptile Awareness Day
      • October 29: National Cat Day

      November 2023

      • Senior Pet Month
      • November 1: Cook for Your Pets Day
      • November 3: Jellyfish Day
      • November 8: World Radiography Day
      • November 12-18: Practice Managers Appreciation Week
      • November 29-December 3: AAEP Convention, San Diego, CA

      December 2023

      • Safe Toys and Gifts Month
      • November 29-December 3: AAEP Convention, San Diego, CA
      • December 9: International Day of Veterinary Medicine
      • December 13: Day of the Horse
      • December 15: Cat Herders Day
      • December 27: Visit the Zoo Day


      We truly enjoy putting together these annual calendars for you, but we'd love to know what you think. Stop by our Facebook or Instagram pages and feel free to share any feedback about this year's offering. And, OF COURSE, if you do take the time to color in a page or two (or twelve), we'd love to see what you came up with, you little artist, you! Please snap a pic and be sure and tag us when you do.