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Volunteering at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary

Whether your family loves dogs, cats or critters of any kind, volunteering at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary in Kanab, Utah, is an unforgettable experience. What’s it all about? Best Friends Animal Sanctuary was founded roughly 35 years ago by friends who rescued old, sick and difficult animals from almost certain death at shelters. After bringing them […]

Animal Cafés in Tokyo

If your family is looking for something to do in Tokyo that’s quirky, Instagram-able and completely adorable, an animal café is a great way to start. While cat cafés have become trendy and made it overseas, there are a few more unique options to check out while in the city. Kotori Cafe Ueno For the bird-watchers in […]

Teaching Children to Respect Animals Through Travel

Respect is a big lesson many parents focus on teaching kids, and, while respect for elders and other people usually takes priority, it is an excellent time to teach kids the importance of respecting animals as well. Many kids have pets at home, and because of their amiable relationship with Spot, think all animals are […]

Responsible Elephant Sanctuaries in Thailand

Thailand is a hot spot for traveling families seeking culture, serene natural beauty and incredible experiences. One of the more popular ways to spend the day, alongside enjoying local cuisine, is spending quality time with elephants. Whether feeding, washing or just visiting, elephants get a lot of attention from tourists. Being a trendy attraction for […]

Destinations for Animal Lovers

While your family travel bucket list may already be out of hand, here are a few more destinations to consider. Whether a family of certified animal lovers or a family looking for unique experiences and interactions with wildlife, these destinations offer prime opportunity. Australia Home to incredible species and unique wildlife, the Outback is a […]

Hotels Where Home Away From Home Includes Fido

Did you leave your dog with the sitter but still want something fun and furry to cuddle with away from home? Hotel mascots — from fuzzy to feathery —lead the charge. Amelia Island, Fla.’s The Ritz Carlton is home to Amelia, a macaw with a stunning vocabulary of 30 words. Kids enjoy her favorite trick, […]