Tag: pets

How to care for pets during COVID-19 coronavirus?

editor editor- March 27, 2020 01:30

Although experts from the World Health Organization (WHO), the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), and Prevention, as well as elsewhere agree that cats and dogs are not at risk of ... Read More

Best and worst airports in the world: In the same city

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 12, 2019 18:39

First ever Fodor's Travel Awards cover categories important to today's modern traveler, including foodie airports, best booze cruises, and biggest social media travel influencers. The awards, chosen by the Fodor's ... Read More

Best Friends Animal Society introduces first hotel

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019 18:25

Best Friends Roadhouse and Mercantile, a pet-centric, 40-room lodging option in Kanab, UT, will open its doors to travelers—and their pets—on August 15, 2019. The new hotel, which is owned ... Read More

US Travel Warning: Leave Iraq or prepare for funeral

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 15, 2019 08:08

Today the U.S. Embassy and Consulate in Baghdad ordered a partial evacuation of their American staff.  In the meantime, the travel warning for Americans wanting to visit Iraq reads: Do ... Read More

Canine comforts: Best US and UK locations to pamper your pooch revealed

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019 15:33

Given the growing trend of dog owners treating their pets as VIPs (very important pooches), it’s apparent that some cities are more accommodating for four-legged furry friends than others. From ... Read More

VistaJet sees animals flying up whopping 104 percent

editor editor- April 4, 2019 03:05

Emerging travel behavior trends highlight why offering solutions to provide for animals flying is increasingly important – to the tune of a 104 percent increase as reported by VistaJet. VistaJet ... Read More

Top 6 Best Hotels in Glasgow Scotland

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 17, 2019 19:30

Edinburgh may be a top tourist and business destination, but its neighbor Glasgow is an equally fine Scottish city, with lots to do and some amazing places to stay. Take ... Read More

World Animal Protection: Traffickers exploit Turkish Airlines in illegal wildlife trade

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019 19:25

An investigation by World Animal Protection reveals Turkish Airlines and Turkish Cargo are enabling the exotic pet trade, despite making commitments to tackle wildlife trafficking. The airline and its cargo ... Read More

Keeping your furry children happy while traveling

editor editor- January 16, 2019 23:57

The public perception of airline travel for pets has taken a severe blow due to exaggerated accounts of pet deaths. Read More

Airline passengers have mixed views about pets on planes

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 26, 2018 17:30

When polled about allowing animals, including service, emotional support and other pets on planes, results were mixed. However, one thing 58 percent agreed on: Airlines should make it safer if ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018 21:27

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law cases. Read More

What do New York and Chicago have in common? Alligators

editor editor- August 25, 2010 04:22

CHICAGO – Two gators in the Chicago River. One strolling down a Massachusetts street. Another in bustling New York City. And that's just in the past few weeks. Read More

Changing the way airlines report pet deaths will not save lives

editor editor- August 20, 2010 06:00

AUSTIN, TX - PetRelocation.com CEO and co-founder Kevin O'Brien issued the following statement in response to a letter written by Senators Robert Menendez (D-NJ), Richard Durbin (D-IL) and Joseph Lieb Read More

Disney goes to the dogs

editor editor- August 16, 2010 04:34

Pluto never had it so good: The next major attraction to open at Walt Disney World won't be for the kids — it will be for the dogs. Read More

America’s most pet-friendly carriers

editor editor- July 29, 2010 06:23

Some pet owners are content to check their furry friends into a kennel or hire a pet sitter when they take to the friendly skies, while others can't bear to ... Read More

Walt Disney World Resort opens luxury resort for pets

editor editor- June 25, 2010 04:27

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida - Pet lovers visiting Walt Disney World Resort can now plan to board the family pet in fun, luxurious new accommodations. Read More

Seven tips on traveling with your pet

editor editor- September 16, 2009 05:44

Want to roam the world with Fido? (Kitty may be tougher; find a good sitter or cattery, as most cats don't enjoy moving around unless it's to a familiar second ... Read More

Pets get a break with JetBlue discounts

editor editor- August 4, 2009 05:51

JetBlue said on Monday that it is offering a special discount of 50% off its standard JetPaws pet fee of USD100 each way for PETCO customers. Read More

Animal travel safety

editor editor- July 27, 2009 04:29

With the launch this past week of Pet Airways — the airline that only carries pets, no humans — it might be good to see how other airlines rate. Read More

Ways to fly cheaper and hassle-free with pets

editor editor- May 7, 2009 07:00

We dress them up. We feed them gourmet foods. We treat them like members of the family. Read More

Cost goes sky high to fly with your pet

editor editor- February 26, 2009 04:26

Flying with Fido or Fluffy may not be worth the trouble and expense anymore. Read More

Pet-friendly hotels reach niche market

editor editor- January 9, 2009 04:48

KNOXVILLE, TN - For the millions of pet owners, who prefer to travel with their pets, the hassle of finding places that will accept them is over. Read More

Airlines pooh pooh pets on planes

editor editor- December 23, 2008 04:36

BOSTON, MA - Airlines seem to be waging war on passengers who carry pets in the cabin, judging by a recent rash of fee hikes and new rules. Read More

Airline loophole: Many animals’ deaths not tallied

editor editor- November 3, 2008 04:39

Maggie Mae, a West Highland white terrier puppy, was crushed to death on the tarmac at Atlanta’s airport this spring, horrifying her new owner. Read More

Pet travel trend surges

editor editor- August 14, 2008 04:05

In 2007, pet travel soared 33 percent to a record 20 million, according to the American Pet Products Manufacturers Association. Read More

What you should know about airline pet carriers

editor editor- March 2, 2008 07:03

The best way to travel with your pets is with an airline approved carrier as there may be a time when you will have to travel by airline, which requires ... Read More

Travel industry upgrades pet accommodations

editor editor- February 27, 2008 04:31

More than 29 million Americans say they've traveled with their pets in the last three years, according to the Travel Industry Association of America. So what are the best options ... Read More