Remembering Oona and the Concorde

Oona and Suzanne wait for Concorde

Oona, a Miniature Dachshund, was a regular on the Concorde. "Her favorite people in the world were the Air France flight attendants on the New York - Paris run," says her parent Suzanne Mitchell, holding the then three-year-old pooch. "They did, in fact, treat her better than most of the other … [Read more...]

Easy Rider, four-legged style

A dog rides on a motorcycle with two people

What amazing photography skills by Heather Trzuskowski, who miraculously captured this phenomenal shot while cruising along I-80 in Iowa at 70 mph. Thanks again for yet another great photograph Heather! It does make me wonder about the pet's safety while traveling in this standard Sherpa bag. … [Read more...]

Boo sleeps in his carrier aboard a flight

Boo the Maltipoo asleep on airplane

Some passengers can't sleep on airplanes but Boo, a Maltipoo, has no such problems. The rescue, believed to be around three and a half, slept peacefully on his flight from Chicago, where he went to visit cousins on Halloween. "Since his name is Boo, we got him a little t-shirt with a ghost on it … [Read more...]

The St. Regis Monarch Beach puts pets on a pedestal

Lucy at pool at St. Regis Monarch Beach in Dana Point, California

When visiting California’s Orange County, one of the best pet-friendly hotels is The St. Regis Monarch Beach in Dana Point. Lucy was put on a pedestal during her stay at the luxurious, Tuscan-style oceanfront property that spoils pets with: … [Read more...]

Precious Petal goes to Paris

Elizabeth Snead and her Maltese Petal in Paris

My newest fur baby Petal took her first trip to Paris with me in July 2011. Here's one of our first stops, Notre Dame Cathedral. Three of my other Maltese -- Timmy and Gypsy -- were also photographed in this same spot. You can find out on this site how easy it is to bring your dog to France. And you … [Read more...]

Swimming anyone? Golden Retrievers prepare for morning swim.

Tupper and Teddy near Lake Placid

Litter mates Tupper and Teddy, seven-year-old Golden Retrievers, prepare for their morning swim with their pet parent FJ near Lake Placid, N.Y. These pampered pooches sure get around and are proof your four-legged friend doesn't need to be a teacup to travel. Check them out in Wyoming. Thanks again … [Read more...]

Let them eat cake at The Nonantum Resort in Kennebunkport

Bleu's birthday party at The Nonantum Resort

Everybody loves birthday cake, even our furry friends. So why not treat Fido to a fabulous birthday package at The Nonantum Resort in Kennebunkport, Maine? This package includes two night accommodations in a pet-friendly Portside Lodge Guest room, breakfast in bed for your pet, breakfast for … [Read more...]

Biscuit, the adventure Chihuahua

Biscuit the Adventure Chihuahua

What an adventurous life Biscuit leads. When she was just three months old, a kind lady rescued her from traffic in Santa Fe, N.M., and gave her to her niece, Marin. Since then, Biscuit and Marin have been on the go. The pooch loves to hike so anytime Marin is traveling in the mountains she makes … [Read more...]

Gypsy is queen of the beach

Gypsy at The Tides in Zihuatenejo, Mexico

Gypsy is queen of the beach. Could the well-traveled pooch look any more regal while relaxing at The Tides in Zihuatanego? This pet-friendly luxury hotel on Mexico’s Pacific coastline, just four miles from the resort destination of Ixtapa, sits on the tranquil bay waters of Playa la Ropa. Writer … [Read more...]

Seminyak Beach in Bali is bliss!

Girl on beach in Bali with dog

This dog keeps its eye on the ball that the girl prepares to throw on a beach on Seminyak Beach in Bali. While dogs are welcome on beaches throughout Bali, Indonesia prohibits canines entering  from countries where rabies are present, such as the United States. … [Read more...]

Life is a beach for Macy and friends

Macy and other dogs on Florida beach

Now that summer is upon us, canines begrudgingly must share their beaches with more humans. Follow these tips to make the outing the most enjoyable for your pampered pet and other beach goers: Before you go First, find out if the beach you plan to visit is pet-friendly. It is becoming increasingly … [Read more...]