Dog Friendly Ghost Tours!

  From sentimental strolls that emphasize history over mystery to expeditions complete with equipment that may record an ectoplasmic encounter, numerous dog-friendly ghost tours from coast to coast invite both you and your aspiring Scooby Doo to peek into the past. We’ve unearthed the following trips back in time that allow sleuthing Spots to join […]

Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS), Louisville, KY, March 21-23, 2013

On this week’s Dog Travel Experts Radio Show, we talked with Idella, a great trucker and passionate pet lover who is doing amazing work with Operation Roger. If you’re not familiar with Operation Roger, it’s an all-volunteer network of truckers across the country that provides transport for pets, whether they’re headed to a foster home, […]

Shorty Rossi to Appear at Spay/Neuter Education Event

Offering a helping hand to Hand-in-Paw Rescue, Animal Planet star Shorty Rossi and his canine companion Hercules from the hit series Pit Boss will make a two-day ‘Pit’ stop in Louisville, Kentucky to meet fans, raise funds and raise awareness of the need to spay and neuter pets. After signing copies of his autobiography “Four […] Names Top 10 Pet-Friendly Cities

We all love top 10 lists so when this one came across our in box this morning we had to share. has just released its list of the Top 10 Pet-Friendly Cities in the US. Drumroll, please… 1. Portland, Oregon 2. Colorado Springs, Colorado 3. Rocky Mount, North Carolina 4. Boulder, Colorado 5. Santa […]

Dog Fancy Names Top Dog Parks

Dog Fancy magazine has released its annual picks in America’s Best Dog Parks contest. (Last year’s results) This year’s best dog park is Jackass Acres K-9 Korral, in New River, Arizona. “In an age when keyboards and touchpads connect us, off-leash parks flourish across the country because they are great gathering places for both dogs […]

Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa, Kentucky

The Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa in Lexington, Kentucky offers in-room massages for its dog guests not to mention dog treats by the front door. For full details, please see our DogTipper News post: