Wondering how to go cruising with a big dog? What can you do to make it easier? Answers here from Pamela Douglas Webster, who cruises with Honey, a golden retriever. [More] Cruising with a Large Dog
Dogs & Cats Aboard
Four-footed family members on the boat?
Practical tips, food, first aid and fun with the dogs and cats aboard!
Sure, you’ve seen dogs on boats. But how feasible is it, really? Can you take a dog full-time cruising? And if so, what do you need to know? [More] Cruising with a Dog
One big worry about cruising with a dog is what to do about grooming. Eleven years with a “poodle-ish” mix has taught us quite a bit about DIY grooming . . . and it’s really not hard! [More] DIY Dog Grooming
I am not an expert on dog food. But I can tell you what we’re using and why we like it. [More] Boat Dog Food
Step by step instructions to get a Bahamas pet import permit, which your furry friend needs in order to accompany you [More] Getting a Bahamas Pet Permit
Kid boats and dog boats . . . lifeline netting adds a bit of safety to both. A few notes on installing it and where to get the best price on the netting. [More] Protect the Kids & Pups: Lifeline Netting
Need a dog sitter but haven’t found the perfect one? DogVacay offers personalized care so you can get just what your furry family member needs! [More] Finding a Great Dog Sitter in a New City
Dogs love to ride on paddleboards! But how do you introduce them to it so the first time IS a good experience? [More] SUP-er Dogs
Got a boat dog? A few simple things will help them be more sure footed on the boat. Help them feel comfortable and avoid injuries. [More] A Dog-Friendly Boat
If you cruise very far from home, it’s likely that some day you’ll have to fly home. And you’ll want to take your dog with you. Here’s what we’ve learned about flying with small dogs. [More] Flying with a Small Dog