Dogs Parks in the USA – Part 1

Beautiful parks, specifically created for the enjoyment of dogs to roam around off their leash and play with their other canine friends, is becoming more and more popular in the United States. There is at least one dog park in almost every major city across America and and if there is not one in your…

Plane Loading Platform

Air Travel – Why Are Dogs Dying On Airplanes?

According to a record keeping study that was started in May of 2005, by the US Department of Transportation, 96 pets were either injured, lost, or had died during air travel. Out of this number, exactly 17 pets were lost, 49 died, and 30 were injured. This information is probably a big surprise to most…

Air Travel

Air Travel – Is Your Dog Safe When Traveling By Plane?

Just because thousands and thousands of pets are safely transferred from one destination to another via the airlines, it does not mean that dog owners are without responsible precautionary measures to ensure the safety of their family pet. In fact, after reading through the following guidelines that should be taken before boarding your dog on…

Airline Pilot with Puppy

Air Travel – Don’t Let Your Dog Be A Statistic

An alarming number of dogs and other pets become injured, lost, or even die on board an airplane when traveling. Compared to the number of successful animals transported from one location to another via the airlines, this number is low, however, it only takes one incident to change your life forever when your dog becomes…

Dog Passport

10 Tips When Traveling The Friendly Skies With Your Dog

If you are traveling by air, try not to take your dog with with you unless there is no other option. And before buying your airline tickets, you will need to call the airline and find out their current rules and regulations regarding pet travel accommodations. As for general rules regarding pet travels, federal regulations…

Pet Hotel

Prepping Your Dog For An Overnight Visit

Often during travel times, such as the holidays, we have no choice but to take our puppy or adult dog with us and stay overnight at a friend or family’s house. This overnight visit can prove to be a ton of fun or quite the opposite, and unnerving disaster. Of course this situation can go…

Dog Travel Crate

Keeping Your Dog Safe When Traveling By Airplane

When you have to fly your  dog by plane in order to travel to a new destination, the last thing most of us want is to stuff him in a box while he sits in the cargo area during the entire flight. Unfortunately, if you have no other choice but to use the airlines for…