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  • How to choose the right kennel for your cat
    Kenneling your cat: How to decide on the right kennel at which to board your cat
    Kenneling your cat, instead of having a pet sitter come to your house, may be something you've thought about, especially if you were going to be away from home for a long time, but can't take your cat with you. Have you ever wondered just...
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    Does the family dog travel for the holidays? A Rover Blog discussion.
    Rover.com has offered up an infographic and some discussion about dog owners in the United States and how people choose to, or not to, bring the family dog along. People are choosing less and less to board or kennel their dogs, but what affect has...
  • Yuki Tsubota crashes in Sochi
    Yuki Tsubota crashes during extreme slopestyle crash in Sochi
    Yuki Tsubota of Team Canada was at the end of her final run for slopestyle at Sochi when she crashedwhile attempting to land.According to the Associated Press via Yahoo! News on Feb. 11, this happened during Tsubota's last of three jumps on a...
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    Healthy boarding
    Kenneling a pet while away can be stressful, and not just for the pet. In order to kennel a pet they have to be healthy and up to date on all of their shots. The basic shots are a must; DHPP and rabies for a dog, FVRCP, FELV and rabies for a cat....
  • Furlocity
    Furlocity - One Free Night of Pet Boarding To One Lucky Winner
    We all know Travelocity, Expedia, Orbitz, and hundreds of other online booking sites for our vacation, but do you know about Furlocity? If not, you will.It's a fast growing company based in San Diego and founded in 2012 by three people who are...
  • Fire at a kennel in Quebec.
    18 unattended dogs die in kennel fire in Quebec
    On December 28, 2013 18 dogs boarded at the Family K9 kennel in St. Lazare, Quebec, over the holidays have died in a fire, according to CBC News. Families coming back from vacation are now picking up their beloved pets' remains.The owner of...
  • Home for the holidays.
    Houston embraces in-home pet care
    One of the fastest growing trends in the world of pet care is in-home pet sitting. As more and more pets are looked upon as family members, their human family wants them to have the comforts of home even when they cannot be present to care for...
  • Pet Sitter with Dog
    Five common myths of pet sitting
    The pet sitting industry is still new enough that many people don’t take it seriously and devise their own “realities” about it. Following are some popular misconceptions about pet sitting in general.1. A pet sitter will be more...
  • From Vegas to Fort Worth
    When traveling with your pets
    Summer time, long weekend, holiday or vacation - whatever the reason, when the travel bug bites you and the open road calls you, time to make plans and go! For pet owners, this can get a little more complicated. What to do with your furry kids? Do...
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    Play at Work: The Standup Paddle Way
    Ahh, the day job. I have read all the books and make a true effort to worker smarter not harder. Some days are more difficult than others, especially when the exquisite days of summer SUP seem to be coming to an end far too quickly. While I...
  • Lake Cushing Crossing
    Ski across Lake Cushing Crossing in Squaw Valley
    Wrap up your ski season at Squaw Valley this Sunday, April 29 with a splash. The annual attempt to ski across Lake Cushing returns, and with it, plenty of thrills and spills.Amelia Richmond, PR Director at Squaw Valley, sent the yearly dash and...
  • Local Pet Sitter with Her best friend
    Need a place for your dogs to Stay? Say Hello to Dog Vacay!
    Summer is just around the corner, and that means time to start planning that summer vacation. I know the frustrations of trying to plan travel arrangements, scheduling flight plans, and placing reservations for hotels. The last thing you want to...
  • Dogs on Deployment
    'Dogs on Deployment' connects deploying service members with temp homes for pets
    Service members must make sure that all of their personal and financial affairs are in order before they deploy around the world. One issue facing many service members is what to do with their pets when they deploy. "Dogs on Deployment"...
  • Lake Louise and the glories of the Canadian Rockies
    Winter ski getaways to Western Canada for snow lovers
    New England skiers longing for snow should look to the north. Canada has plenty of the white stuff and some great bargain package deals that make the trip worthwhile. There is plenty of snow in the Canadian northwest to lure New England skiers...
  • X-Games Gold Medal winner Shaun White
    Shaun White's naked photos being shopped ( Photos & Video)
    December 5, 2011-X-Games star Shaun White is the latest celebrity of 2011 who has had naked pictures come back to haunt them.TMZ reported that a naked Shaun White was photographed in 2009 on a bed with an equally naked female in a very...