Entries by Gayle

IT’s IN THE BAG – Now available on Amazon!

Hello Dear Reader, “IT’s IN THE BAG” is now available on Amazon: eBook, physical copy, audiobook. It’s in the Bag is more than the life story of Gayle Martz, the founder of the SHERPA pet carrier brand that has revolutionized pet travel. It is a dramatic illustration of what one SuperHERO woman can do to […]

Getting Prepared to Travel with your Pet

Preparing for the Journey Before taking off on a travel adventure with your pet, you have some preparations to complete.  Preparing for the Journey will let you de-stress and focus on the fun of traveling with your pet by helping you collect and organize all of your pet’s necessities which includes your paperwork, food and […]

What to do if Your Pet Gets Lost or Sick

Loss Prevention Pets live blessedly in the present, and their unbridled excitement over what is happening here and now is part of what endears them to us.  The flip side of all this enthusiasm is that they don’t stop to weigh the pros and cons of a potentially dangerous situation before chasing a squirrel into […]

Flying With a Dog or a Cat – Tips

Flying With a Dog or a Cat: Domestic Travel Anyone who plans to travel while flying with dogs to another state with her pet needs to have a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection (CVI).  This official document is a health Certificate signed by a licensed and accredited veterinarian.  It guarantees that the pet shows no signs […]

My Dog/Cat Gets Car Sick

I have been very fortunate.  SHERPA, SuNae, KIMBA, KARTU, and KoKo never suffered from motion sickness. But many people do have to deal with this problem.  I’ve had many people ask me “my dog gets car sick what can I do?”.  Fortunately, motion sickness is something that most puppies outgrow.  If you want to include […]

Emotional Support Animal – Ridiculous

The Extreme lengths that people have taken emotional support animals is ridiculous. What separates emotional support animals? To legally be considered an emotional support dog, the pet needs to be prescribed by a licensed mental health professional to a person with a disabling mental illness. Although this sounds reasonable, problems arise with just how easy […]