Pet Friendly Car Rental Agencies

A trip can be fun. A trip with your pet is even more fun. If you’re like me and live in a city, you may not have a car and renting is the only option for road trips. There are quite a few pet friendly car rental agencies. Some charge additional fees and others have […]

On the Road

We’re planning a road trip from Connecticut to North Carolina in the next month or so, and we’re taking our two dogs, Lola and Charlie (yes we know about the kid’s show, Charlie and Lola, which is why I reversed their names here). Lola is a 12 1/2 year old Gordon Setter and Charlie (4 […]

Pet Friendly Hotels in Savannah, GA

Heading on a vacation to Savannah, Ga and looking for places to stay that you and your best friend are allowed to stay? There are many fun things to do in Savannah and some very dog friendly parks, hiking trails, and cafes to check out. Here are some pet friendly hotels where you and your […]

Dog Friendly: Pismo Beach

Pismo Beach is a beach city in southern San Luis Obispo County and has adopted the name of “Clam Capital of the World.” Every October the city holds a clam festival with food competitions and a clam-themed parade. It’s a great place to getaway from the day to day and even better, you can bring […]

Pet Events for February 4, 2012

There are a lot of events being planned for the month of February in different cities. The first weekend of February is packed with events alone! If you’re near any of these cities, consider checking out one of the following and bring the family: Dog Bowl is a free event being held on February 4, […]

Pet Friendly Getaways in California

If you’re looking for a weekend getaway to either get out of the cold or are itching to bust out that snowboard, there are plenty of great pet-friendly places in California to stay. When traveling with your pet, make sure to bring a pet emergency kit, updated ID tags, food, a few toys, and a […]

Pet Friendly Hotels in Portland, Or

Need help deciding where to stay in Portland, Or? There are several pet friendly hotels in Portland located in fun areas. Don’t forget to take a walk along the waterfront and across one of the many bridges that stretch across the Willamette River. Your dog may love hanging out at the Lucky Lab Brew Pub […]

Dog Parks in Las Vegas

If you’ve just moved to Las Vegas, Nevada or passing through with your best friend don’t forget to check out some of the casinos and places to eat. But, more importantly, don’t forget to let your dog burn off some energy. Spending a few hours in a crate or in the hotel room can mean […]

Pet Friendly Places To Stay In Asheville, NC

Asheville is the largest city in western North Carolina and is home to the US Climatic Data Center. If you’re heading to Asheville, be sure to check out the downtown area for shopping and the eclectic street musicians and entertainment. Bring your pup too because there are some great places to stay that are pet […]

Hotel Manners: Tips When Traveling With Your Dog

Dogs can be great hotel guests and can make the other guests and staff happy by offering a wagging tail, happy face, and a few kisses. They also don’t steal towels, take the little shampoo bottles, or try to steal the paintings off the walls. When traveling with your dog, plan ahead and make reservations […]

A Hidden Gem in Vermont

Many years ago, when New York Magazine was still in its infancy, I had a business luncheon with one of their editors. We went to a wonderful little restaurant, located upstairs on Second Avenue above a bank of stores. As we ordered, the restaurant slowly filled up, but was never crowded. And the food was […]

Pet Friendly Hotels in San Diego

Taking a trip to San Diego to get some sun and fun? If you’re planning on bringing your best furry buddy and need a place to stay, try one of these hotels. They are pet friendly, have some great amenities, and some charge no extra fee or a small fee. The Sofia Hotel Downtown 150 […]

Pet Friendly Hotels in San Fran

Taking a break? Or traveling for work to San Francisco? If you’re taking your best buddy with you and need a place to stay, check out these pet friendly hotels. Some of them offer pet services and others are no frills and just ask that your dog be well-behaved and not be destructive or hostile […]

10 Pet Friendly Hotels

Recently, the travel planning website, Tripadvisor, released a list of the top 10 pet friendly hotels to stay at when traveling. The results are based on user reviews that have stayed at various places and use the site to help plan and purchase package deals. Looking for a place to stay with your furry friend […]

Dogs At Dollywood? YES!

Who doesn’t like amusement parks? Who doesn’t like road trips? Well, if you’re heading to Dollywood and your four-legged canine buddy is accompanying you, don’t worry, you can leave her at Doggywood while you go play. Doggywood is a day boarding facility where visitors to Dollywood can leave their dog while enjoying the park. The […]

Travel Checklist For Your Pet

Going on a trip with your pet? Don’t forget the following items and things to do before you go: 1: Medication – If your pet is on medicine for an ailment, make sure you have enough of it for the duration of your trip. Pick up refills that your pet will need. Don’t forget the […]

Emergency Vets In The Tri-State Area

As much as we hope we never need to use them, it’s good to know where the 24-hour emergency vets are in your area. Your cat or dog could accidentally ingest anything from household cleaners to children’s toys and become extremely ill. Now that summer is here, your dog may be exposed to some dangers […]

Traveling to Thailand? Visit The Elephant Sanctuary

Vacations are great. They are a chance to visit a new place, explore new foods, and see historical artifacts and culture that you normally aren’t exposed to or if you are, it’s not as amazing as indulging completely in another country’s mores and norms. If you are looking for a place to go that’s different […]

Pet Friendly Temecula Valley

Temecula Valley in Southern California is located within a few hours drive from San Diego and is known for its’ 35,000 acres of beautiful rolling hills and wineries. If you’re looking to getaway Temecula Valley wine country might be the place to go and you can bring your furry friend! Temecula Valley is gaining notoriety […]

Health and Safety Tips for Camping With Your Dog

Heading to the great outdoors this summer with your dog? Camping with your best buddy can be fun, a time to bond, and exciting for them. But don’t forget, there are some safety tips you need to keep in mind to keep your dog healthy, safe, and happy while you’re camping. The following tips can […]