Pet Friendly Travel Blog

TripsWithPets Blog

Taking a road trip with your pet? Have a cat that hates the car? Thinking about flying the friendly skies with Rover? Looking for tips for staying at pet friendly accommodations? We invite you to peruse our blog where you'll find informative posts on these topics and many others.

We'll give you tips, tricks, and inspiration on all things pet travel! Plus, we've thrown in some posts that will help when you're hanging out at home with your best friend, like pet health and safety, dog training & behavior, and even yummy dog treat recipes.

There’s nothing quite as exciting as adopting a new pet. You’re getting a new best friend, after all! However, when you’re living in an apartment, there are some important factors to keep in mind. Here are some dos and don’ts of apartment living with pets from your friends at Rent.com: Do adopt the...
Are you stressing out about an upcoming move with your pet? Did you know that pets are emotional magnets? It's true, when you feel stress, they do too! So, take a deep cleansing breath and  blow it out! The reality its that moving with your pet can actually be a pleasant new adventure for the both...
If you're looking for a real "pack" pleaser, then you can't go wrong with these peanut butter and banana dog treats. These treats were inspired by my dog Charlie (a.k.a. Choo Choo Charlie) who goes nuts at the sight of a banana - that's how much he loves them. And peanut butter, well - forget about...
Whether I'm traveling with my pets or hanging out with them at home, I love to treat them to some homemade, healthy dog treats. We made a couple batches last weekend and sent some up to their Uncle Max in Virginia. He loved them! Yes, Uncle Max is dog. :) These are some of the yummiest gluten-free...
When it comes to pet friendly accommodations, Booe Realty Vacation Rentals in Myrtle Beach, SC know how to take care of us pooches (and our people). The glorious beach, luxury pet friendly vacation homes, the Grand Strand, the spectacular beach, over 1500 restaurants, -- and did I mention the beach...
There's nothing better than exploring in the woods behind my house (minus the ticks!). I thought there couldn't be anything better, THEN,  yesterday my mom told me about these pet friendly vacation rentals that are located near the breathtaking DuPont State Forest in North Carolina. Boy, was I...
I was so excited when my mother brought home a bag of Barley Labs dog treats. OMG!  I could not get enough of them…and I didn’t! My brother Charlie and sister Brownie didn’t seem to "get" that they were ALL FOR ME and I was forced to share. (phooey) The good news is…we got more! More good news is...
More and more pet parents are deciding to bring their pets along when they travel.  For many, this means staying at a pet friendly hotel or other type of pet friendly accommodation. It's important to make sure that you and your pet are prepared. Following some simple tips will help to ensure that...
By Yvonne Cantrell  | We are a boating family. Waterskiing, houseboating, wakeboarding, surfboarding, or hanging out on the tube, we love to do it all. Naturally, we encouraged our Papillion, PeeWee, to enjoy it along with us from the time he was a puppy.  He’s hooked now like the rest of us....
By Katie Ceraulo | Dogs get dirty when they’re traveling! Bathing your pooch during a road trip can be a hassle. There is a fairly new option for pet travelers that makes bathing dogs on the road a breeze. Self-service dog washes provide everything you need to bathe your dog, and they even clean up...

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