THE WOMAN'S WEEKLY
Make Reservations For Fido!
A new service matches your pet with a loving home away
from home so you can travel guilt free.
Pet owners no longer have to leave Fido
or Fluffy in a kennel and feel twinges of guilt about it-when they go away. Because now
from Florida to Hawaii there's Pets Are Inn, a sort of bed and breakfast for the
four-legged members of the family.
For roughly the same fee a kennel charges, Pets Are Inn matches your
dog or cat with a pet-loving family that's happy to play host for days or weeks. It costs
$16 to $26 a day to board a dog; $10 to $12 a day to board a cat. The price varies
depending on which area of the country you live in.
"Animals need to be around people say Pets are Inn owner Jim
Platt, who started the franchise with his wife Ann after their pet Chopin balked at being
They say their franchises can find a home away from home for guinea
pigs, ferrets, rabbits, birds and squirrels and serve an appropriate breakfast for each.
For details call 1-800-248-PETS.