Issue 75: Summer 2018

Fido Friendly Issue 75

20 4Paws Kingdom
This “Human-Friendly” Campground in North Carolina Offers a One-of-a-Kind Experience for two-and four-legged Guests.

22 Back to the Beach
Visit the best dog beaches in America.

24 Block Island, Rhode Island
One of New England’s best-kept secrets.

26 The Shallows Resort
Family owned The Shallows Resort in Egg Harbor treats you and Fido like family.

28 Florida Keys
There’s more fun for Fido and family than ever.

30 Tropical Dog
Take a road trip in the heart of Morocco with Fido.

32 Adventures in Petsitting Walking through elds of gold in the Spanish sunshine.

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.

34 Feature Giveaway
Rescue dog Romeo is available for adoption and is surrounded by prizes you have the chance to win!

36 Cover
Meet Larissa Wohl, resident Pet Rescue Expert on Hallmark Channel’s Home & Family.

42 Cruelty-free Interior Design
Deborah DiMare founder of and DiMare Design talks about her transition to all vegan, cruelty-free sustainable alternatives in design.

46 Ready to travel and stay for free?
TrustedHousesitters is the largest house and pet sitting community in the world.

52 Mu n’s Halo
An innovative device that protects blind dogs from bumping into walls and hard surfaces.

48 Adoption Story
From chains to a wonderful new life.

50 He Yaps/She Yaps
Our two experts reveal different techniques for that pup who is anxious and stressed.

51 Bowser on a Budget
The dog days of summer mean one more chance to make some special memories.

Lifestyle Guide, and Summer Travel Accessory Guide

66 The Backyard
PupSocks creates charming socks while helping furry friends in need.

From this issue

Recent Articles
  • 4Paws Kingdom

    4Paws Kingdom guest dog

    This “human-friendly” campground in North Carolina offers a one-of-a-kind experience for two- and four-legged guests.

    By Susan Sims, Publisher

    Owners Connie and Sandy often get asked, “What’s so special about your pet-friendly campground?” To which they reply, “Well, we aren’t pet-friendly, we are human-friendly because the dogs are our guests; you’re just lucky they bring you along to join in...

  • Back to the Beach!

    Fido Friendly surfing

    The best beaches in America for dogs and their people

    By Tamra Bolton 

    What says summer better than an early morning run on an open stretch of beach with your furry friend? No beaches near you? No problem...FIDO Friendly has scouted out the best beaches in America for dogs and their people. We found beaches from coast to coast, even an entire island for you to explore with your friend. These...

  • Road Trip in the Heart of Morocco with Fido

    Traveling with fido

    An exotic excursion from Marrakesh to the Sahara

    By Maria Himmich

    For some reason, Morocco does not sound like a Fido-friendly destination. In fact, some people are afraid of dogs, especially in cities. During my stay, I choose to ex- plore part of the Kingdom by car with my dog Shark and friends. Actually, I was born and grew up in the capital Rabat, but I never had the chance to go to the...

  • The Shallows Resort

    Dog on the dock of the Shallows Resort

    Staying here was more like visiting a relative, comfortable and relaxing

    By Susan Sims, Publisher

    Door County is a personal favorite of ours. The peninsula in fall can’t be beat for the weather and friendly folks. This year we chose to stay at the family owned The Shallows Resort in Egg Harbor on the shores of Green Bay. Our condo with water views included a full kitchen and over a three-day...