Travel App of the Week: DogVacay

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Peer-to-peer services continue to disrupt the travel economy these days—and it’s going much further than home, car, bike, and boat rentals. Around since 2012, DogVacay is a popular site that’s putting traditional dog kennels out of business, and it just went mobile. Its online community supposedly has over 10,000 vetted and insured dog sitters across the U.S. […]

Pet-Friendly Travel: Along the Adirondack Coast Wine Trail with our Chocolate Lab Baci

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Pet-Friendly Travel is Georgie Jet’s ongoing series exploring the best pet-friendly inns and resorts around with tips for things to do with your best friend along the way. Says Georgie Jet: “I travel with Baci, a well-traveled and well-trained Chocolate Lab. Thankfully, I can leave her alone in a hotel room and she is quiet and well-behaved. She might find a […]

Video of the Week: Walking across America with their dogs

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Here’s an inspiring story of a couple walking across the United States with their two dogs. Kait and John Seyal and their dogs Max & Grace are beginning their journey in Delaware and ending up in California. They are walking to promote pet therapy and animal rescue. Along the way, they are stopping at hospitals, […]

JetBlue offers $299 unlimited pass for pets

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JetBlue is now offering ALL YOUR PET CAN JET Pass for $299. Customers get unlimited pet travel from September 7 to December 31, 2012 — any day of the week. What you get with an ALL YOUR PET CAN JET Pass: ALLYOUR PET CAN JET Pass allows the Pass purchaser to add one pet to […]

Santa Barbara dog parks and dog-friendly trails

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If you and your dog are visiting Santa Barbara and want to venture beyond the lovely beach at the Four Seasons Biltmore, here are some great options: Arroyo Burro Beach Park, 2981 Cliff Drive: On and off leash.  Locals call it Hendry’s Beach, and dogs call it heaven.  Self-service dog washing stations available. Rincon Park […]

Dog-friendly spots in Santa Barbara

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Here are some places that the Four Seasons Biltmore recommends: The Natural Café, 508 State Street:  Good for your health and your pocketbook  Pierre Lafond Wine Bistro, 516 State Street:  California bistro cuisine designed to compliment the wines of local Lafond Vineyards. Pierre Lafond Montecito Wine Bistro, 516 San Ysidro Road: More casual, just as […]