International Raccoon Appreciation Day

International Raccoon Appreciation Day around the world in 2021
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About International Raccoon Appreciation Day

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Dates of International Raccoon Appreciation Day
2022 InternationalOct 1
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2021 InternationalOct 1
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2020 InternationalOct 1
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2019 InternationalOct 1
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They aren't good pets, but also they aren't total pests. Let's take a day to celebrate these adorable rascals.

International Raccoon Appreciation Day is celebrated on October 1st.

This appreciation day was started by a young girl in California, in an effort to highlight the important part raccoons play in local ecosystems, as they are generally misunderstood and are considered pests.

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