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4 Reasons to Give Your Pet a Natural Diet

The benefits of a natural diet are well documented. And while people used to think less about what they were feeding their pet, more and more are looking to give their pets the kind of nutrition they demand for themselves. It’s one of the things that separates us pet parents from pet owners! Here are…

Top 5 Skills to Teach Your Dog

Teaching Youngsters and Oldsters Alike (Part II) Author:  Elsa Larsen,  Dog Trainer & Behaviorist              Owner, My Wonderful Dog Now that we’ve covered some of the things that may influence how you train in Part I, let’s talk about what to train. When I began my dog training career in 1997, I started out by training service dogs….

Sherpa Pet Carriers: Travel with Peace of Mind

Each year, over 25 million people travel with their pets, whether on the interstate or around the globe. But fur couldn’t always fly…comfortably, anyway. As short as 20 years ago, pets were not allowed to travel in-cabin on any airline in the United States. But thanks to a driven, pet-loving flight attendant, today’s travelers can…

Too Hot to Fly: Summer Airline Pet Embargoes

Too Hot to Fly: Summer Airline Pet Embargoes If you’re traveling with your pet this summer and plan to fly to your pet friendly accommodation, make sure you familiarize yourself with the airline’s pet embargo policy before you book your flight.  During the summer, the heat can make pet travel difficult because many airlines don’t allow…

Preparing Pets for Hurricane Season – TripWithPets.com Offers Disaster Preparedness Guide for Pets Wake Forest, NC – May 24, 2013 – Hurricane season is now upon us – running from June 1 – November 30.  It is expected to be a very busy hurricane season this year.  NOAA predicts 12 -18 named storms with 6…