Pet Travel: Hotels and Airlines - try never to "check" your pet as "baggage" on ANY airline, still far too many are STILL being "lost", or dying from freezing or overheating in the belly of the planes. Word to the wise - only carry-on pets in planes.
DIY easy to wash dog bed - take 2 towels, add stuffing/cushion between them, sew together. Easy to throw in the wash and dryer as needed. Wash with baking soda and vinegar to remove grime/build up and freshen smell. Great for the Kennel