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Travel sickness? Anxiety or Fear? Insect Bites? Sadness or Grieving? If you pet is experiencing any of these symptoms, PediGREEN can offer you a natural holistic remedies for these any many other symptoms that pets can experience.

PediGREEN is a brand of pure, safe and effective homeopathic and natural products designed for animals, available over-the-counter.  Using PediGreen, veterinarians and pet owners can now choose gentle, natural and chemical-free products that reinforce and stimulate the body’s own healing abilities.  The PediGREEN line consists of 12 products marked for individual sale and 3 QuickCare Kits, each of which contains 5 products designed for the different stages of a pet’s life: First Years, Active and Senior Care.

Visit Pedigreen’s website for more information!


If you are moving with your pets, you want to be sure you keep them happy and safe during your travels.  Remember to check with your Veterinarian to be sure that your pet is prepared for long trips either by car or airplane.  If you can’t bring your pet along with you, be sure to hire a specialist to transport your pet safely. 

Action Pet Express provides 24 hr Over the Road Door to Door Pet Transport for pet owners throughout the States of: Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, North Carolina, West Virginia, and Southern New Jersey; and Washington D.C.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, contact Action Pet Express Toll Free: (866) 648-9031or visit their website  

Today’s Ft Myers News-Press confirms that pet friendly areas are important elements when it comes to pet owners looking for homes in Southwest Florida.  Dog Parks are being built right into the design of many Southwest Florida Communities. 

“One of the things we found, in doing research for the Bonita Bay Group, is that pets are an integral part of people’s lives, and we always had plans for a dog park,” says Debbie Holm-Sheeley, general manager at Bonita Bay’s Sandoval in Cape Coral, which opened Barkley Park about a year and a half ago in the 3-year-old development. “When we talk to people about purchasing at Sandoval, we find they love the idea of the dog park, so it’s been a good component for us. We also have sidewalks, so people can walk their dogs.”

 Read the full story, and see photos here!

Celebrities keep pets “cool” with proceeds benefiting the ASPCA.   A Press Release from tells you more about Komfort Pets, the company who brought the first ever climate-controlled pet carrier, and their plans to auction off a celebrity signed pet carrier on eBay.     Read the rest of this entry »

Cesar Millan posts a few tips on Yahoo Pets about how to choose the best kennel for your pet if you are traveling and can’t bring your pet along.   When leaving your pet in the hands of another person, such as a pet sitter or boarding kennel, it is important to visit the facility, ask questions, get a tour, and get recommendations from friends and neighbors.  And as Cesar points out:

Above all, trust your instincts. If something just doesn’t feel right, find another venue. You always want to leave your pet in a place where you feel confident about her safety and comfort. Remember, your pet can’t call you on the pay phone and complain if she’s not happy. She’s counting on you and your knowledge of her needs to make the right decision.

You can read the full story here.

USA WEEKEND gives some advice if thinking of flying with your pets:

  • Consult with your vet to assess your pet’s ability to travel, based on his age and health.
  • All of your pet’s vaccinations should be up to date, and you should plan to travel with current health and rabies certificates issued within 10 days of your trip. These documents may be required for air travel and can be useful in the event that your pet needs medical attention on the road.

Follow this link for the full article, and to read more tips!

An added feature with a big impact, The Pet Realty Network’s new interactive mapping feature plots the Pet Resource partners on a virtual map and is one more feature that makes The Pet Realty Network the one-stop-shop when it comes to moving with your pet, making some home improvements, or just shopping for something extra special. 

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You may not think it matters, but the dog sure does.

And so does Honda, Nissan, Dodge, Jeep, Kia, Range Rover  Subaru, Suzuki , Toyota  and Volvo. 

A recent article from reports just who wears the paws in the family when it comes to buying a car.    Read the rest of this entry »

If all goes as planned, Wags pet motel will be open by Aug. 10 on Lee Mulroy Road in Marcellus.

Wags is not your ordinary pet kennel.  At this pet motel pets can enjoy the 10 8X8foot carpeted rooms that will include a bed and screen door.  For the larger dogs, there will be a 16-foot-by-8-foot penthouse suite with a queen bed.  All rooms will have a TV and a DVD player or VCR for entertainment (of course!).  And before bedtime, dogs can snack on roast beef-flavored ice cream, or a peach, apple, blueberry or mixed-berry cobbler.  Read the rest of this entry »

This is a picture of our office building after Hurricane Wilma in October 2005. 

Thankfully, no pets or people were injured.  But this picture reminds us that we need to do everything possible to be prepared for Hurricane season, and here are a few steps to take to help you do just that. 

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From today, TripAdvisor(R), the world’s largest travel community, announced the results of its annual traveling with pets survey of more than 1,100 travelers (and more than 700 pet owners) worldwide, digging up that 53 percent of respondents with pets travel with their collared companions.  So, where are their favorite places to stay?  Read the rest of this entry »

Photo courtesy of Lindsey Marcus and “Lucky”, a Pet Realty Network™ Member in Chicago, Illinois.   

Chicago one of the most Pet Friendly cities in the country.  The city is filled with wonderful pet friendly places go with you and your best friends. 

Here are a few of our favorites!

Visit SIT!  Pet Boutique an All-Breed Grooming Salon, and Specialty Pet Boutique located just across from the Western Brown Line EL Stop in Downtown Chicago and pick up some great products for your cat or dog or get them fancied up for a night on the town…or on the couch.  Read the rest of this entry »

Photo Courtesy of Y’Vonne Murray, Pet Realty Network Member in Bonita Springs Florida. 

Thanks to dog lovers in Lee County Florida and about 500 Members of Save Our Off Leash Dog Area (SOODA), Dog Beach in Bonita Springs can stay open, according to Lee County Parks and Recreation and the Couny Commissioner.  Thats good news for dogs!   

For more details, read the full article from the Naples Daily News.


Where are you traveling to this summer?  If it is to New York City, than remember to take your leash and off you go!  Here are a few Pet Friendly places we found in the City.  Do you have any others to add? Read the rest of this entry »