Boning Up: Travel Gear For Pets

Sunday, May 24, 2009

It's almost summer, and that, of course, means taking your pet on vacation. Well, okay, Kitty gets to stay home where she's more comfortable, but Pooch? Gotta grab that guy and go!

Car travel is generally the easiest way to travel with a pet, although that doesn't mean it's foolproof. But Janine Franceschi, owner of Pet-Friendly Accommodations Worldwide, says there's an abundance of gear to help. Here are a few items aimed at safety and convenience.

-- Tara Fuller

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