-You're traveling with your pets this holiday season, but are you being environmentally conscious about it? Here's a green guide to pet travel.
-This pup has set a Guinness World Record for being the animal who has been photographed with the most celebrities (363!), having posed with the likes of Kristen Stewart, Bill Clinton and Kim Kardashian.
-It doesn't surprise us...Read More
Is this the first time you’ve ever moved your pets?
What were some of your concerns going into the move?
The distance between Pakistan and the USA. It's a journey that we dread...Read More
-Do you have a favorite pet travel product that makes life easier? If you're still searching for those little things can make all the difference on the road, take a look at this list, which includes organic shampoo bars and a fiber optic safety collar. Cool stuff!
-When an Alaska woman walked outside to find her dachshund in the jaws of a black bear, she did what any...Read More
-A 7-year-old with epilepsy has written a book in order to raise money for a service dog that will help him manage his recurring seizures.
-A new study performed by the National Canine Research Council has found that banned breeds are no more aggressive than any other.
-This is hurricane season, y'all. What are your storm planning pet tips?
-Crazy photos of dogs shaking their... Read More
Number of Pets: 2
Pet Type: Cats
Pet Breed: Siamese mix
To: Sri Lanka
We are moving to Sri Lanka in two to three months (about July 2011) and want to take our two 14-year-old cats with us. I have been told that Sri Lanka is not accepting cats from BSE infected countries at the moment. Does anyone know when or if this will change? Or is there a way we can get around this? They are both house cats and will remain so and have been with us since birth as their mother was mine...Read More
This Earth Day, here are a few ways that pet owners can make a difference:
1. Spay and neuter your pets. This is the most important way you can avoid overpopulation and help preserve the earth's limited resources in the...Read More
Thanks to plenty of timely and topical pet travel information, this remains one of our favorite pet travel...Read More
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Pets influence holiday travel plans, survey shows
International pet travel survey finds travelers pick holiday lodging, destination with pets in mind
AUSTIN, Texas - November 9, 2010: PetRelocation.com released today the results of its first annual Holiday Pet Travel Survey of more than 7000 pet owners worldwide, finding that sixty-three percent of pet owners say they travel at least 50 mi. (80 km.) with their pets during the holidays.
Of pet owners who...Read More
Ranging from light-hearted to a little more serious, these dog-themed books...Read More
If you're anything like us, you
can't get enough of reading about your favorite topic:
pets! That's why we we're so excited to be featured in
FIDO Friendly magazine, a pet magazine that
features dog travel articles, tips on pet friendly hotels and
destinations for your next big escape, and the latest and greatest
pet products for your furry best friend.
You can get a sneak peek of the article below, or pick up the August edition of FIDO Friendly at your local newsstand or bookstore. Also, as a...
Diagnostic testing indicated that the product may contain insufficient levels of thiamine (Vitamin B1), which is essential for cats. Cats that were fed these canned products as their only food are at greater risk for developing signs of thiamine deficiency.
Iams ProActive Health canned Cat and Kitten Food distributed in North...Read More
We move pets all the time using KLM and have outlined some pet friendly perks of the top destinations accessible on KLM Cargo flights.
1. Amsterdam, Netherlands
In addition to hosting the AF-KL Cargo Animal Hotel at its main airport, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, the city of Amsterdam offers pet lovers plenty of pet friendly options.
The Ibis Amsterdam City Stopera hotel is ideally located in the city centre a few minutes from the Stopera Opera House Dam Square Rembrandtplein and Waterlooplein....Read More
If you've got a pint-sized dog or cat, chances are you'll want to travel with him at some point in the cabin of the plane. While it may sound like fun, traveling with a pet can be a lot of work if you aren't prepared. Here are some tips for in cabin pet travel with a pet.
1. Practice perfect "Pettiquette. TM"
If you're planning on traveling with a pet, you're not just representing yourself-but every pet loving person who wants to travel with their pet! Looking for a rundown of rules of...Read More
Since its inception, pet friendly airline JetBlue Airways has allowed pets to fly in the cabin with their owners. However, in December of 2008, JetBlue began offering their JetPaws Pet Program, which offers pet owners not only a convenient way to travel with their pet as well as pet travel products and information. Here are three free resources JetBlue offers travelers with pets:
1) The JetPaws Travel Guide
If you're looking for "the what's, where's, when's and how's" of "jetting" with your pet,...Read More
People are always surprised when we tell them our cats are Canadian.
“You brought three cats to Belgium, all the way from Canada,” they exclaim. Well, actually it was four cats and our Saint Bernard joined us three months later, but yes. Our pets are all from Canada.
It surprises me that they are surprised. We wouldn’t dream of moving without our pets. They are an important part of our family. When we adopted them it was for life.
I know that not all people have the same relationship with...Read More
If you can remember being twelve years old, you'll remember what it felt like to look around you and wonder where on earth you belong (heck, many of us feel this way even as adults!). As a native pet friendly Austinite who went from a pet-crazy kid to a professional horseback rider to overseeing the online strategies of one of the world's leading pet travel companies, Petrelocation.com, I feel extremely fortunate to have ended up where I am.
So when I was invited to speak by a local program...Read More
Here's a fun new pet friendly product - Puppy Tweets, a small device that goes on your dog's collar that allows him or her to dispatch tweets from the doghouse!
From the CNNMoney article:
Puppy Tweets is a plastic tag with a sound and motion sensor that you attach to your pet's dog collar and connect its USB receiver to your computer. Then you create a Twitter account for your dog and enjoy updates all day from Sparky or whatever its name is on your computer or smartphone.
The pre-programmed...Read More
This article gives you detailed information about importing pets into the Cayman Islands. It lists the current regulations and laws, and also suggests insider tips into making the pet transport process easier. Please note their list of restrictions on pet travel importing from various countries and restrictions on importing a few specific breeds of dog.
Pet travel regulations
The process for importing animals into Cayman is a lengthy one, but easy as long as you know the time scales. You need to...Read More
Transporting your pets to New Zealand is not the easiest
process, but with advanced planning it is something that can be
done with little effort - just a lot of visits to your
veterinarian! As with all forms of pet travel, the most important
part of preparing your pets' move is to plan ahead!
Many of those who contact us on a regular basis, simply wait till the last minute to get their pets relocation plans ready. It is amazing how many customers put off their pets plans until they are set to...