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  • Dogs in bags and boxes: Vietnamese pet owners solve long holiday headache in hilarious ways February 18, 2018
    The Lunar New Year, or Tet, lasts from seven to ten days and is Vietnam's biggest holiday, which sees most people travel home or take a vacation away. Pet owners are also caught in the flow, but they would make sure their beloved animals are not forgotten. A rather fancy option available now in Ho ...
  • Pet Talk: Canine influenza is headed north, vaccine available February 18, 2018
    There is a vaccine available to protect dogs from the two current strains of the flu virus (H3N2 and H3N8). A booster should be administered three weeks after the initial vaccine and the dog is considered optimally protected two weeks after the booster. Dogs that travel (especially to the Bay Area and/or ...
  • Travel: On the trail of Peter Rabbit, Lingholm, Lake District February 17, 2018
    She also painted a portrait of her pet rabbit Peter there in 1899 (she'd taken him with her on the train from London), and wrote The Tale Of Squirrel Nutkin there two years later, setting it on the estate's woods and on its shoreline. The Tale Of Mrs Tiggy-Winkle, about her pet hedgehog (who'd also […]
  • Shelters must meet same standards as pet stores: Perry February 17, 2018
    For the news media to consider personal travel by owned pets to be a source of this canine flu epidemic is ludicrous. If I take my dog to San Francisco, it may get infected, but when I bring it home it will not be put into a shelter with 300 other dogs. Felines are also […]
  • 5 activities to do with your doggo in the Year of the Dog February 17, 2018
    Have fur, will travel! This year, take plenty of road trips with your BFF (best furry friend). Pack your bags and doggie essentials and drive over to these pet-friendly destinations: Aquaverde Beach Resort and StiLts Beach Resort in Batangas, Costa Pacifica and Surfhouse Baler in Baler, and Green Canyon ...
  • Feeling depressed? Foster a dog! February 17, 2018
    Now, I do love dogs, but as I travel a lot, it would be unfair to have one permanently. I can spend months at a time away, and the poor thing would be so confused because there would be no routine. On the other hand, fostering for a few days, weeks or months is ideal […]
  • Texas Pet Owners Travel to Purdue Seeking Shockwave Therapy February 17, 2018
    Texas Pet Owners Travel to Purdue Seeking Shockwave Therapy. February 16, 2018. Honey, an 11-year-old mixed-breed dog from Plano, Texas, suffered from chronic urinary tract infections and kidney stones. Her owners traveled to the Purdue University Veterinary Teaching Hospital for a procedure ...