10 Fun Things to Do on National Walk Your Dog Week

10 Fun Things to Do on National Walk Your Dog Week

This past week has been National Walk Your Dog Week.   While I (and I think you can all agree) think walking your dog is an important part of everyday life, there are still some fun things you can do with your pooch for Walk Your Dog Week. And just so I don’t keep you all anxiously waiting, with your ears perked to the sky… I’m going to share 10 of those things with you today! ; ) 1. Take your dog for a walk in a different area than he is used to. Dogs live through their noses, and … Continue reading

6 Sensational Dog-Friendly Destinations In Arizona

Destinations to Travel With Your Pet Dogs

Often when we think of the great state of Arizona, we might picture the amazing Grand Canyon, which runs through this arid, yet beautiful landscape. Also well known for the desert climate that exists here, some pet owners might not know that dogs are welcome inside this National Park with a couple of notable exceptions: They must remain on leash at all times They’re only permitted on the trails above the rim There’s a kennel available near the south rim to temporarily house your dog while you go on your adventures through the breathtaking sights of the Grand Canyon and … Continue reading

8 of the Most Dog-Friendly Cities for Active Canines

Dog-Friendly Destinations for Active Pet Dogs

Taking our pets with us when we travel and even to the park for a daily romp is about as American as apple pie. Depending upon where we live in the good ole USA, some cities are simply more pet-friendly than others.   Pet-friendly locales are deemed such based on their number of dog parks, dog-friendly businesses, special animal events, the local cost of pet care, and the area’s “walkability” rankings. Since exercising our dogs offers so many health benefits, you may well want to check out our list of eight of the friendliest cities when it comes to accommodating … Continue reading

How to Bring Your Pet With You on Your Next Vacation

Vacation and Travel: How to Bring Along Your Lovable Pet Dog

Everyone looks forward to vacation, but many pet parents worry about leaving their best friends behind. After all, having fun just isn’t the same without Fido by your side. Pets love vacation time just as much as we do; they get to sniff out new territories and meet new friends so they’re just as excited to tag along on the adventure. But if the thought of bringing Fido along on your next vacation sounds overwhelming, don’t worry; we’ve got you covered. After today’s article, you’ll be ready to head out safely with your buddy anywhere. Before You Go 1. Get … Continue reading

Keep Your Pup Safe From Rattlesnakes This Summer

Rattle Snake

One of our favorite summer activities to do with our pups is to hop in the car (with our dog seat cover!) and go on nice nature walks or hikes. While these outings can be fun and especially exciting for your dog, there is one real danger that every dog owner should be aware of, especially if you are in an area that is prone to this threat. If you live in areas like Arizona or Colorado, rattlesnakes can be a real threat while you are on your walk or hike. Rattlesnakes are not only dangerous for you, but they … Continue reading

How to Stop Your Dog From Being Scared of Traveling in a Car

Traveling With Your Puppy in a Car

Most of the time, dogs who have a fear of going in a car have had some sort of traumatic memory in the past. This doesn’t have to be anything that we, as humans, would call traumatic, however. Indeed, it may seem as if from one day to the next, your dog simply decides to be scared of vehicles. Once it has made that decision, it may seem impossible to ever get it in the car again. However, there are actually things that you can do. Although some people choose to keep their dog out of the car, this is … Continue reading

Dog Friendly Cities That You and Your Pup Should Explore Together

Water and Keeping Your Pup Safe on Summer

If you are thinking of doing some traveling this year consider some of these pet friendly destinations.  We understand that traveling with your dog can be difficult sometimes but these destinations provide some fun for both you and your fur babies. So, before you reserve a spot at your local kennel, take a look at our list of some of the most dog friendly cities.  You can also visit www.bringfido.com to find pet friendly hotels. San Diego, CA- As if San Diego was not appealing enough with its beaches and endless amounts of sunshine, it is also one of our favorite cities because … Continue reading

Bring Your Dog Along on Your Next Ski Vacation

We’re in the prime of the ski season! There is no better time to hit the slopes than right now. You don’t have to leave your favorite furry pal behind when you hit the road for your favorite ski spot. While there are plenty of ski towns that will welcome your pooch, there isn’t one that’s better about it than Telluride. Telluride is located high in the San Juan mountains in Southern Colorado. It’s a great little mountain town that’s managed to keep its charm while being one of the top skiing destinations in the country (and maybe the world). … Continue reading

Fall is a Great Time to Explore These Trails With Your Dog

This is a magical time of year when temperatures have cooled off but winter storms haven’t settled in yet. The weather is absolutely perfect for going on a hike with your canine best friend! Grab one of our car seat covers for dogs to protect your seats and head out to explore one of our favorite fall trails: Cook Forest State Park, Cooksburg, PA This old-growth forest will dazzle you in the fall! Plenty of crunchy leaves to stomp through and dog-friendly trails to keep you busy for days. There are over 30 miles of trails in this state park, and your … Continue reading

When Considering Relocating, Think About these Dog Friendly Locations

There are many great cities in this country of ours. Often, we are drawn to certain places because of family, weather, economy or for any number of other reasons. We thought it would be nice to consider cities that would be well suited for our dogs. Here is a short list of America’s most pet-friendly cities. To help discover where dogs and their owners are most welcome, we measured the largest cities to see which offered the most park acreage, especially those tailored specifically for dogs, ample pet supply stores and the finest veterinarian services. This is what we came … Continue reading