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Rover reporter helps rescue dogs with new dog friendly website

Rover reporter helps rescue dogs with new dog friendly website

Meet Holly the shy rescue Collie-cross. She's the rover reporter behind a new pooch friendly website called Rover Recommended.

Crufts and the Woof Guide with Coastal Cottages of Pembrokeshire

Coastal Cottages of Pembrokeshire is highlighting its special website - thewoofguide.co.uk - to dog owners planning their summer 2012 getaway.

Pet passport changes make holidaying with Rover a breeze

Pet passport changes make holidaying with Rover a breeze

Dog-loving families will find it easier to take their furry friends on holiday abroad following a change to rules for travelling with pets.

Follow Paul Merton to Florida Keys Woofstock 2012

Follow Paul Merton to Florida Keys Woofstock 2012

The Florida Keys & Key West are renowned for their extravagant festivals and dynamic parades, including Fantasy Fest which rivals New Orleans’ Mardi Gras, and Hemingway Days which celebrates the powerful legacy of Pulitzer Prize-winning author Ernest Hemingway, who lived in Key West throughout the 1930s.

Pet travel made easy with Skipad.co.uk

As a nation of pet lovers we share our homes with approximately 7.3 million dogs and 7.2 million cats with almost half of all UK households owning a pet. Skipad.co.uk, a leading ski accommodation website, has this year seen a rise in the number of European ski-rental properties welcoming guests with pets.

Tips for travelling with your pet

Though the new laws will make travelling with pets easier come the New Year, the process will still require planning to save on cost and ensure a smooth journey.

Five star luxury - it’s a dogs life!

Five star luxury - it’s a dogs life!

Most humans would agree that ‘it’s a dog’s life’ however, many are reluctant to take their beloved pets with them when holidaying, perceiving the experience to be unnecessarily stressful.

Take your dog on safari

Take your dog on safari

Blue the yellow lab is on the road again, sniffing out the finest accommodation and experiences for his Chien Bleu clients. This week, Chien Bleu has shaken paws with Queensberry estate and Trigony House Hotel, both in Scotland, to offer new and exclusive Rover Safari Experiences and Packages that are sure to get travellers' tails wagging.

Bring your pooch for a pound

You’ve worked hard all year, saved up some hard-earned cash and fancy treating yourself to a well deserved break. But just as you sit down to start planning your hols you hear a melancholy woof in the background.

Fairmont St Andrews shows its pedigree

Fairmont St Andrews has taken the lead with new Pet Perk packages and is offering a five-star experience for visiting dogs after deciding they have had it ‘ruff’ for too long.

Are pets putting a ‘paws’ on summer holiday plans?

Are pets putting a ‘paws’ on summer holiday plans?

If you’re thinking about taking a holiday this year, don’t use your furry friend as an excuse not to go. According to Petplan, the UK’s largest pet insurer, one in four pet owners are taking less holidays since getting a pet* with the majority saying their pet is the culprit for the reduction in their vacation.

Dog-friendly breaks in the Welsh countryside

The luxurious Falcondale Hotel is an ideal destination for dog owners, as a warm welcome is extended to both two-legged and four-legged guests.

Celebrate National Pet Month in Scotland this April

Celebrate National Pet Month in Scotland this April

Supporting responsible pet ownership as part of National Pet Month (April 2011), VisitScotland has brought together some of the most unique and surprising experiences for well behaved pets and responsible owners.

Dogs stay free at Grosvenor Pulford Hotel & Spa during National Pet Month

Dogs stay free at Grosvenor Pulford Hotel & Spa during National Pet Month

To celebrate National Pet Month, the Grosvenor Pulford Hotel and Spa in Cheshire is welcoming dogs free of charge throughout April, subject to availability.

Pamper your pooch at a pet friendly hotel

Pamper your pooch at a pet friendly hotel

With the first buds of spring just round the corner and the much loved Crufts Dog Show starting on 10th March, what better time to book a hotel break that also welcomes the four-legged members of the family.