Bloomington, 01 December 2016 | 10:06 PM America/Chicago National Mutt Day Dec. 2 is National Mutt Day. Fans of the television reality show featuring athletic competitions may recognize Roo Yori, aka K9 Ninja, who wore his “Adopt a Dog” T-shirt on the obstacle course as his canine cheerleader, Angus, watched from the sidelines. Roo’s mission is telling the world that shelter dogs are not flawed or bad. They just need someone to set them up to win. He has joined the Kindness Is Powerful team, supported by State Farm®. Here he is with his dog, Johnny.