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Training and travel tips for getting the most out of your adventures with you dog.

Standard vs Inflatable SUP When Paddling With Your Pooch

Recently I visited a girlfriend who lives on Lake Murray, SC. While there, we decided to take the jet skis across the lake to a restaurant for lunch. It’s been twenty years since I’ve been on a jet ski. Somewhere between zooming across … Continue reading

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How To Survive July 4th with Your Dog: Book A Room

Prior to 2016, I’d never noticed Henri being especially fearful of fireworks. I mean, he didn’t like them- what dog does?!- but he wasn’t traumatized. It was that year, on the 4th of July that I came home from a … Continue reading

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Holiday Gift Guide For Dogs On The Go

Do you travel with your pooch? Need a great gift for someone who does? Then look no further! Our Holiday Gift Guide for Dogs on the Go will help Santa stuff the stockings of your favorite pets and pet people. Check … Continue reading

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Traveling With A Raw Fed Dog

My raw diet journey began sometime in the mid 90’s. I had a St. Bernard that was a few year’s old and suffering from chronic ear infections and regular bouts of vomiting foamy yellow grossness. Back then, in the stone … Continue reading

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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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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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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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5 Dog Travel Dos and Don’ts

If you’re like me, and I assume you are or you wouldn’t be reading this blog, then you’re one of the estimated 51% of people who frequently travel with their pets. That puts you in a unique position to be an ambassador for the trend and your … Continue reading

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Ask The Experts: Travel Health & Safety

With summer practically here and many of you considering travel with your pets, I thought it would be a good time to talk about health and safety issues. I’m a professional fun-finder for sure, but for this post, I went … Continue reading

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