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Holiday Travel with Your Dog

Written by: Deb German

A lightweight dog crate is ideal for travel. Set one up in the car to keep your dog safe while on the road,
then take it out and use it at your destination.
Photo via

To grandmother’s house you go for the holidays: why not bring the beloved family dog, too? It’s only natural you’d want to include her in the holiday fun, after all. And if she goes, she’s in . . .


Pro Tips: Can You Rename a Dog?

Written by: Orvis Staff

When his family adopted him, they had no idea what his name was. Now it’s Pedey.
Photo by Phil Monahan

The short answer is, yes: you can rename your dog, and changing her name is easy. She does not really care what you call her—as long as she understands you are the source of all good things, she belongs to you….