Author Archives: Denise

Endurance. Tolerance. Recovery. 3 Important Things to Consider When Traveling with a Senior Dog

If Henri were a person, he’d have qualified for AARP a few years ago. In fact, he’s now approximately the same age as my Dad. With rapid aging comes rapid change, and though Henri has the blood work of a … Continue reading

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Adopt AND Shop in Dog Friendly Springfield, MO

When a beautiful 80-degree day creeps up on you the first Friday of August, and it just so happens to be Firkin Friday at a brewery that you’ve wanted to visit, AND it’s International Beer Day, you text your very … Continue reading

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Product Review: HomeAway Travel Organizer Kit from Solvit Pet Products

When my nephew was born, my brother struggled to find a diaper bag that wasn’t feminine or decorated with baby-themed goop. He finally settled for a backpack. When I started traveling with Henri, my standard purse was too small, and … Continue reading

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Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Makes Art Accessible (To Dogs)

By design, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art emphasizes the blending of art and nature. Carefully constructed to preserve the natural beauty of the Ozark forest, the museum’s goal has always been to make art accessible to everyone. In the … Continue reading

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Port Aransas on Mustang Island: Gone To The Dogs

“It’s not Florida.” I must’ve heard this 100 times when I started telling people about our next trip. No, it’s not Florida. It’s not the sugar-white sand of 30A. Know what else it’s not? Over-populated! If you’re my age you might … Continue reading

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How To Be a Boat Dog

At Travel Tails we like things that start with the letter ‘B.’ Beaches. Baseball. Beer. Bourbon. Henri likes Bitches and we both like BOATS! So with our eyes on the prize of a long Memorial Day weekend, we thought it … Continue reading

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America’s Favorite Pastime With Your Favorite Canine

The Boys of Summer are finally back and we’ve got a list of all the MLB dog-friendly games plus a few tips to help you enjoy them. More teams than ever are hosting ‘bring your dog events’ and several teams … Continue reading

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Orlando Fresh & More Dog-Friendly

Everytime I go to Orlando I find something new to love. It is an ever-evolving city and one that has been dear to my heart since 1990 when I participated in the Walt Disney World College Program. I often wonder … Continue reading

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Dog-Friendly Fayetteville Makes U.S. News Top 5

Once again, our hometown of Fayetteville, Arkansas made the top 5 in U.S. News and World Report “Best Places to Live’. Last year we were number three and this year we round out the top five behind Austin, Denver, San … Continue reading

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Christmas on the Water

I’m not sure if I should start with “Happy New Year” or “My apologies.” This was supposed to have been a pre-Christmas post featuring fun holiday activities on the Mississippi Gulf Coast that you could enjoy during the holiday season … Continue reading

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