New Year’s Pet Resolution

December 28, 2006 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News polled its visitors to find out what their New Yearís pet resolutions are. The following are the top ten results:

#10 More Bonding Activities: Pet parents have vowed to include their pets in shopping trips, dinners at pet friendly restaurants, and other pet friendly places.

#9 Nail Trims: Keeping pets nails trimmed properly can be a real challenge but 2007 will be a year of fewer toe nails clicking on floors!

#8 Car Safety: Weíre very pleased about this one! Pet parents plan to invest in their petís safety in 2007. They plan to better secure their pets when traveling by car by using a pet car seat, pet safety belt, travel carrier, or pet barrier.

#7 Healthy Treats: Looks like many of our furry friends will be saying goodbye to processed treats. Many pet parents plan on ďtreatingĒ their pets to more natural and organic treats.

#6 Brushing Teeth: Itís recommended that you clean your petís teeth at least once a week, but not many pet parents do this. Looks like itís on the ďlistĒ now!

#5 Sit, Stay, Down: Pet obedience and training ranks high in the top pet resolutions for the year. A well behaved pet is also a less stressed pet.

#4 Disaster Preparedness: It doesn't matter what part of the country you live in., we can all be affected by disasters. Putting together a pet disaster plan and survival kit is the plan for many pet parents in 2007.

#3 More Road Trips: Whether itís a trip to Grandmaís house, a visit to the pet store, or a vacation to Hilton Head Ė pet parentís resolve to do more of them with their pets!

#2 No Table Scraps: Our four-legged friends wonít be happy about this one! No more people food from the table or placed in the pet bowl, and no more plate licking either.

#1 More Exercise: Whether itís walks, runs, fetch, or hikes. Getting Fido and Fluffy moving is the top New Yearís pet resolution. is the premier online guide for pet travelers and their people - offering resources to ensure pets are welcome, happy, and safe when traveling. Visit, to find a directory of pet friendly accommodations across the U.S., pet recreational activities, airline pet policies, pet sitters, pet travel supplies, along with other pet travel resources.