24 Fido Fun in Fredericksburg, Texas.
Visit the town voted as the number one Best Place to Live in Texas.
28 Four Seasons Jackson Hole, Wyoming
Top Fido-Friendly Ski Resort 2015.
30 Traveling with an older dog
A senior dog can become a perfect travel companion as well as enrich life at home.
32 Washington County
Take a trip with Fido to the Lonestar State.
11 My Business Has Gone to the Dogs
Meet Barbara Pietra, owner of Sidekick for Pets and learn how she manifests what she things about!
12 Contest Winners
Past winners and the loot they received from FIDO Friendly contests!
14 Leave No Dog Offline
Follow our Twitter and Facebook Fido fun.
16 FIDO Fun Zone
From Puparazzi to Crossword Fun, buried treasures await.
20 FIDO Expo
A bonanza of tongue-wagging canines.
34 Feature Giveaway
A shelter dog from The Rutland County Humane Society in Vermont is featured in a photo shoot surrounded by great products you have a chance to win!
36 COVER: Brandon McMillan
TV host of the weekly CBS series Lucky Dog is passionate about rescue.
42 Avalanche Dogs to the Rescue
Swiss icon Berry gets his own exhibition.
45 Finding Fido’s Inner Zen
Downward dog finds new meaning when Fido let’s go.
48 Timmy is not in the Well!
Join Jon Provost who played Timmy in the beloved Lassie series on a cruise.
50 Should you Leave Your Dog Alone in a Hotel Room?
One dog went missing never to be found.
52 Ebola and Dogs
One dog euthanized and one dog quarantined. What we have learned since the Ebola crisis.
54 Brush Those Canines
February is Pet Dental Health Month.
57 Table For Two
Home cooking is one of the most meaningful ways to show your love for Fido!
58 Bowser on a Budget
Bundle Up Your Pooch for Cozy Hotel Packages
60 He Yaps She Yaps
Playing tug-of-war: Doggie dos and don’ts.
61 Crate & Garden
Protect Your Furry Family Members from Winter’s Chill.
62 Adoption Story
Riley, the Canyon Puppy.
65 The Glossary
Prescribe Dogs, not Drugs.
68 The Doc is In
I have a large dog, is he susceptible to wobbler syndrome?
82 The Backyard
Veterinary volunteers travel to help people and their pets.
From this issue
Tourist town rolls out an Ozark welcome for Fido
Byline: By Anietra Hamper
The Hilton Branson Convention Center and Hotel is centrally located in downtown Branson close to stage shows, shopping, Silver Dollar City amusement park, Branson Landing and excursions in the mountains. The staff at the towering AAA Four Diamond Hilton Branson Hotel is accustomed to catering to out-of-towners for...
By Amanda Ree Ringnalda
Harmony and optimum health are only achieved when we live in accordance with nature’s law of balance. We see evidence of this in our own lives when we eat, work or do anything in excess. That imbalance can throw us off in small and large ways. It affects body, mind and spirit and in no time, we start seeing the physical and mental results. Dogs are no different.
By Hayley Whitfield
Soaring up the mountainside in the Kandersteg-Sunnbuel Cable Car, Rosa and I greeted many local families going out for a popular weekend hike along the Gemmi Pass, with their dogs in tow. Because of course, in Switzerland, dogs are allowed to travel on all public transport – even the cable cars! With her paws back on the ground, Rosa took off up the trail towards Lake Dauben,...
By Tamra Bolton
Dream of traveling to Europe but don’t want the hassle of passports and securing papers for Fido? Just off the coast of Washington lies a group of islands that will have you wondering if you are ‘over the pond’. Dotted with white-washed seaside villages, rolling farmland, lush forests and pristine beaches, this is as close to a European experience as you can get in the states…and...