Issue 72: Summer 2017

Fido Friendly Issue 72

Travel
20 Lake Austin Spa Resort
A sanctuary for rest and renewal in Texas’ legendary Hill Country.

22 Prince Edward Island
Frolic with Fido amid the distinctive natural red surroundings of Canada’s Prince Edward Island.

24 In San Luis Obispo, Fine Wines Pair
Well With Dogs.

28 Warm Breezes Await You And Fido
The Wyndham Orlando Resort International Drive opens a world of possibilities for you and Fido to explore together.

34 Road Trippin’ Along California’s
Central Coast.

36 Tropical Dog
Visiting Peru with a dog.

38 Adventures in Petsitting
Paddleboarding Pooches in Paradise.

Community/Trends
12 Contest Winners
See some of the recent winners and their loot from FIDO Friendly contests!

16 FIDO Fun Zone
From Puparazzi to Crossword Fun, buried treasures await.

18 FIDO Expo A bonanza of tongue-wagging canines.

Features
29 Tentrr Provides Comforts of Home in the Great Outdoors

30 Literary Trips
From places where writers once lived, to artistic hideaways we take a look at the best literature-linked places to vacation with your pet.

40 Feature Giveaway
Two rescue dogs have the best day at a photo shoot in Carlsbad surrounded by products you have a chance to win!

42 Cover
Surf Dog Ricochet Changes Lives.

46 12 Top Fido-friendly Beaches Around the World.

50 Dogs in the Workplace
Luna has become an intrinsic part of treatment at The Dental Boutique.

52 On the Road with Fido
Travel accessories making the trip fun and safe.

Home
58 He Yaps/She Yaps
Our two experts reveal different techniques for teaching Fido about water adventures.

59 Bowser on a Budget
Dog Days of Summer and not to miss deals.

61 Adoption Story
A homeless, deaf dog turned out to be the perfect companion to a non-verbal boy who was in need of a friend.

Wellness/Living
74 The Backyard
Cat Lake Friends of Animush.

71GALLERIA
Holiday Gift Guide

From this issue

Recent Articles
  • Tentrr

    Tentrr Provides Comforts of Home in the Great Outdoors

    Tentrr Provides Comforts of Home in the Great Outdoors

    Few dogs have experienced acres to themselves to run free and reconnect with their animal spirit.

    Give you and your dog a special treat by booking a fully equipped, Fido-friendly campsite for your next vacation! Tentrr is perfect for the experienced camper who’s looking to escape the crowded campground or a novice who’s never pitched a...

  • Pet-friendly Beaches

    fido friendly beaches

    Top Twelve Pet-Friendly Beaches Around the World

    A great day at the seaside just isn’t the same without your best friend so follow us to discover the globe’s top 12 dog-friendly beaches.

    By Heidi Fuller-love

    Island Fun, Florida.

    A short drive from Fort Myers Beach, just follow Estero Blvd to Lovers Key and you’ll find Dog Beach just after the entrance to the State Park. This secluded Lee...

  • Standford

     The Stanford Court in San Francisco

    A Wag Above the Rest

    Beautiful views, great location and stellar accommodations make the Stanford Court a prime pick when staying and playing in San Francisco.

    By Nicholas Sveslosky, Editor at Large

    When reviewing hotels I look for great accommodations, beautiful views and unique places to dine for me, and plenty of great places for my dog to sniff. The Stanford Court in San Francisco has all...

  • Pet Therapy in the Workplace

    Luna has become an intrinsic part of treatment at The Dental Boutique

    The Power of Pet Therapy in the Workplace

    By Claudia Bensimoun

    Ever wonder what pets do when they’re at the workplace? A typical day for Luna with Dr. Carlos J.Huerta, DMD, owner of The Dental Boutique in NYC, means snuggling with patients and enticing them to play fetch with her favorite toys while they wait, so that everyone is happy by the time they reach the treatment room. “Luna has become...