So if you’re contemplating flying with your dog, driving with your cat, or crafting the perfect pet-friendly vacation, here are a few sites we’ve discovered that might prove useful. Check them out and let the trip planning begin!
Wondering about pet policies at hotels, RV sites and campgrounds across the United States and Canada? This website is all about discovering the most accessible and comfortable places for people roadtripping with pets. The founders of this blog have devoted themselves to researching and sharing an abundance of up-to-the-minute information, so following in their footsteps is a good plan. Find Go Pet Friendly on Twitter and Facebook.
Though more of a general travel site rather than a pet-specific one, Gadling is filled with updated travel news, fun stories and advice for various kinds of travelers - including pet-loving ones. Add this one to your news feed for a constant stream of fresh travel news and keep your eyes open for the occasional pet-related story. Connect to Gadling on Twitter and Facebook.
We discovered this blog while preparing ourselves for BlogPaws 2010 West and continue to be impressed by the amount of specific information and advice you'll find here. The author often travels with her Cavalier King Spaniel and shares the lessons she learns, but any pet owner will find plenty of useful tidbits while perusing this attractive site. Follow Dog Jaunt on Twitter and Facebook.
This site offers specific tips for people who want their dogs to participate in, not just tag along on, their vacations. Exploring the expansive network of trails that exists throughout the country is obviously more fun with a curious canine in tow, and this is the place to find out what you need to know to make a hiking trip (or any outdoor adventure) a success.
Here you'll find travel guides for thousands of different cities, including details about hotels, parks, beaches and any services you may need while on the road with your pup. Overflowing with facts and useful ideas, if it's not here, it might not exist at all. Find Bring Fido on Twitter and Facebook.