Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

National Dog Day is one of the better unofficial holidays, right above Cinco de Mayo, and right below May the Fourth.

Cat owners may be sour about all the attention, but when aren't cat owners sour? That's why they're cat people. Don't let them ruin your mood -- check out these awesome pictures of athletes and sports teams lavishing attention and praise upon their beautiful canines:

See, wasn't that fun?