Category dog-friendly travel destination

This Little Doggie Meets Santa – Happy Holidays Pet Pics (with earthbath wipes)

Happy Holidays! I’m so relieved my aging little mutt Victor is here celebrating with me this year (and hopefully next year too). I schlepped him out to five – yes, five – ‘Pet Photos with Santa (and others)’ days benefiting various animal rescues I support all year. Special thanks to earthbath for sending us eye, […]

cute fluffy beige dog at My Dog's Cafe

Update: Holiday Online Auction for Monkey Dog Rescue – Don’t Shop, Bid!

Check out Monkey Dog Rescue online holiday auction. Bid on great stuff and save dogs too. Don’t shop. Bid!

Travel MI: Dog-friendly Michigan Malls and Go Boldly Harness review

Michigan, mutts and more. This fall, my dog and I spent a weekend filling shopping bags in the Rochester Hills region.

cute black dog with pumpkin

Happy Halloween Lil’ Doggie

Where can you find a dog-friendly restaurant? Bring Your Dog Cafe is one of three in the city that have carefully sealed the food prep area from dog access granting them permits to operate. (Check out another here). Cafe, restaurants and bakeries first, they’re dog playgrounds second and occasionally locations for pet rescue fundraising efforts, thanks to local photographers.

dog on table in front of barn filled with antique farm equipment

Travel Jarvis, ON: Dog-friendly Harvest Festival & All the Tractors You Can Sniff

Dog festivals are everywhere – and so are festivals allowing dogs. Dogtrotting.net has been compiling an expanding list of dog events across Canada (and now the U.S.) and that list is expanding yearly to include neighbourhood and regional events filling fields and street parking lots (check out Liberty Village in Toronto here) like pop-up shops […]

dog on dog beach pancake bay ontario canada

Cool Weather Camping with the Dog … a beginner’s guide (and dog beach!)

Tent camping with the dog sounds like a good idea … until it isn’t. Last spring we headed north – not extremely north, just to Pancake Bay Park an hour’s drive from Sault St Marie, Ontario, Canada for a two-day camping trip. Pancake Bay has a dog exercise area, several miles of trails and a […]

What to do in the Soo … with a dog. 6 Pet-friendly Outings in Sault St Marie, Ontario

If you stop in the Soo with the dog, as I did recently with my little cocker-cross Victor, you’ll spend a lot of time outside running your pup and meeting and greeting others doing the same. Welcome to dogtrotting.net’s six pet-friendly outings in Sault St Marie