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PORT WASHINGTON, NY - AUGUST 01: A member of Rescue Ink holds a small puppy during the North Shore Animal League celebration for 'DOGust The First', a universal birthday for rescued dogs everywhere on August 1, 2008 in Port Washington, New York. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

PORT WASHINGTON, NY - AUGUST 01:  A member of Rescue Ink holds a small puppy during the North Shore Animal League celebration for 'DOGust The First', a universal birthday for rescued dogs everywhere on August 1, 2008 in Port Washington, New York.  (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)