Traveling with Pets

Safe Places to Go for a Swim with Your Dog in Singapore

[fa icon="calendar'] August 13, 2018 / by Starwood Animal Transport posted in Pet Travel, Pet Friendly Singapore, Dog Travel, Finding Pet Friendly Places

When it gets hot – something it does pretty much all year in Singapore – our thoughts turn to water. A refreshing dip can lower our temperature and raise our enthusiasm level. Especially when we’re swimming with our dog. So, if you’re living in Singapore (or about to relocate there), where can you go with your favorite canine to take in the waters?

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Pet Friendly Hotels in Italy

[fa icon="calendar'] July 17, 2018 / by Starwood Animal Transport posted in Pet Travel, Finding Pet Friendly Places, Pet Hotel, Pet Care

Oh, boy! You and your furry companion are going to Italy, to soak up some sun, revel in the millennia of history, and sample the wine and olives. Well, no wine or olives for your beloved pet, sorry. However, Italy is a pet-friendly place, so you can both expect a warm welcome.

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Pet Cafes in Tokyo

[fa icon="calendar'] June 27, 2018 / by Starwood Animal Transport posted in Pet Care, Pet Travel, Finding Pet Friendly Places

 

Pet cafés have sprung up in cities all around the world in recent years. It’s yet another sign of how attracted we humans are to furry pups and kitties. We can’t seem to get enough of those adorable faces and soft fur. Japan was an “early adopter” of the pet café phenomenon, and the trend continues to grow there. Tokyo, being the capital city, is naturally in the forefront of this craze.

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Where to Take Your Dog For A Hike in Johannesburg, SA

[fa icon="calendar'] June 25, 2018 / by Starwood Animal Transport posted in Pet Care, Pet Travel, Finding Pet Friendly Places

Johannesburg, South Africa. Whether you’re headed there to visit, or you and your family are moving to Joburg for business or personal reasons, you will find plenty to do and see. This cosmopolitan city is South Africa’s largest, so it offers plenty of urban delights. But what if you want to take your dog for a hike that doesn’t involve concrete sidewalks and window shopping?

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How to Create a Play Date for Your Dog in Asia

[fa icon="calendar'] June 7, 2018 / by Starwood Animal Transport posted in Pet Care, Pet Travel, Helping your pet, Finding Pet Friendly Places

One of the biggest concerns for parents moving to a new country is how they will help their children make new friends in a foreign land. Especially if their new home is very “foreign” – say, someplace in Asia. And it’s not only your human kids – you want your dog to make new friends as well. Play dates are a great way to introduce your pup (and yourself) to local dogs, people, and places.

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