Pet Friendly Travel Blog

South Portland, Maine - March 28, 2011 - TripsWithPets is very happy to announce the launch of their new and improved website, http://www.tripswithpets.com.  The new site was redesigned to better assist pet travelers (and their humans) by adding more features and revealing a fresh look and more intuitive navigation to easily find the information they need to plan a t
Choice Hotels has the perfect, pet friendly, affordable hotel room for your next trip. For excellent service and attractive rooms, book hotel reservations online now and take advantage of great hotel deals and packages for your weekend travel getaway, vacation stay, family gathering or business meeting. Choice Hotels are the best hotel value anywhere.
Aloft Hotels understands that it's hard for guests to be on the road without their pets, that is why they welcome man's best friend.  To help your pet feel right at home, Aloft has developed the ARF program.
Before you hit the high seas or local lake, be sure to follow these common sense tips to ensure your pet's boating adventure is a safe one.
To help ensure the safety and comfort of your pet while flying, it's important to follow some basic tips and guidelines. Be sure to familiarize yourself with the pet policies of the airline you are flying and take note of the following in regards to their pet policies:
Pre-Travel Preparation
Kurgo Wander Pack is for Pets 30-85 lbs! Get your dog prepared for a hike on the trails or trip around town. The Kurgo Wander Pack is built strong to withstand rugged outdoor condition yet functional for a day trip. The ergonomic padded spine support contours to the dogs back for a comfortable fit and provides weight distribution for the two saddlebags.
With over 74.8 million dogs and 88.3 million cats living in households in the United States (source: American Pet Products Manufacturers Association 2007-2008 National Pet Owners Survey), it's clear that our furry friends are much more than just “friends” – they are beloved members of our families.
More than likely, you've got a first aid kit in your home in case something happens to someone in your family. And, since all areas are susceptible to disasters, you hopefully may even have a disaster kit prepared if the need arises. At the very least, you have the makings of one in your medicine cabinet: band aids, gauze, hydrogen peroxide, etc. But what about for your pet?
It's commonplace for you to see people taking their dogs for a walk around your neighborhood. But what would you think if you saw a dog being pushed in a stroller? You read that right – a stroller! Even though it may seem a little strange, there are a growing number of pet parents who are now using strollers to transport their beloved dogs.