Tag: Travel

Animals on Airplanes

By Sara Kinder >>> Who is that doggie in the window? The one traveling free on an airplane, I mean. There has been recent controversy regarding the practice of people deciding to take “Max” on the plane with them, calling them “service dogs” so they don’t have to pay. Although service dogs, originally called “therapy […] Read more

Summer Health Tips for Pets

Heat Illness and Injury The hotter temperatures can lead to serious health issues for pets. Always make sure there is sufficient shade and cool, fresh water available for your pet. “The main reason hot weather is an issue for pets is because they are not able to cool off as efficiently,” says Tom Carpenter, DVM, […] Read more

Traveling With a Pet: A Few Tips to Help You Along

Imagine you are going on a major vacation. You need to make sure you get to the airport early, go through invasive security, then get to the gate, only to be crammed onto an airplane that, as time goes on, seems to provide less and less room for its passengers. Now, imagine doing all that […] Read more