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10 Reasons Pets Make the Best Travel Companions

While we all love hitting the road with family, friends, or a significant other for a road trip, there are times when we have to admit that the best possible travel companions may happen to have four legs and fur. Read Post...

Seniors with Pets – A Growing, yet Underserved Pet Travel Market

More and more often, people are choosing to take their furry best friends along as they travel. This fact has not gone unnoticed by businesses. Pet friendly business practices are taking root everywhere, from banks who open their doors to pets, to restaurants with special menus for dogs, to hotels that greet each pooch with a thoughtful canine welcome basket. Read Post...

July 4th Fireworks - Not So Pet Friendly

The Fourth of July is one of the most stressful and potentially dangerous times of the year for pets.  While you and your family, friends, and neighbors are celebrating the holiday with fireworks, pets are finding these festive activities anything but celebratory. Read Post...

Canine Body Language - What is Your Pup Telling You?

By Elsa Larsen, Dog Behaviorist & Trainer,  Owner My Wonderful Dog.  If a young puppy feels overwhelmed and threatened in a social situation, he may respond with threats of his own.  Ifthese threats are heeded, the young pup will add this successful approach to his repertoi Read Post...

Is Your Dog Walking You? Products that Help Keep Dogs from Pulling

A leisurely walk is an activity both people and dogs can appreciate. It’s a great way to take in some sunshine, get in some exercise, and explore what’s new in the neighborhood. However, the fun can turn to frustration if your dog is determined to pull on the leash, and you can never quite figure out who is walking who. Read Post...

Dog Days are here at Snow King Hotel

Wyoming isn’t sit and stay territory: it’s a locale that encourages all inhabitants to run and play! Snow King Hotel encourages the same for all of our guests, two and four-legged. Read Post...

Dog Days of an Outer Banks Summer

It’s 6:00 a.m., the third Saturday in July, the car is packed and filled with gas and through some miraculous intervention, everyone manages to stumble to the car ready to begin their Outer Banks family vacation. Read Post...

Unsafe. And Illegal? Driving with Pets on Laps

While the biggest road safety concern was once driving under the influence, it has been discovered that simply driving while distracted – while eating, applying makeup, or using a cell phone, for example -- can be a dangerous endeavor. Read Post...

Why Dogs Love Car Rides

Watching a dog enjoy a car ride is a true delight. His head is up, the wind is blowing through his fur, and there is an unmistakable look of pure happiness on his face. You can’t help but smile, because you know that feeling of unadulterated bliss. But what is it about car rides that fills dogs with so much joy? Read Post...

10 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Booking a Flight with Your Pet

If you’re planning to travel long distance, and you’d like to include your pet, your travel options are unfortunately very limited. You may wonder whether flying is the right choice for your trip. Read Post...

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