More pet owners are opting to get away with their animals in tow, and the travel industry is expanding to meet their needs.
CLEVELAND, Ohio — Spring break is upon us, and if you hate leaving your dog or cat behind, more hotels are making it easier for you to bring them along.
Pet-friendly lodging was hit or miss a decade ago, but the industry has changed its strategy.
One reason? It makes perfect business sense. It generates additional revenue and is an additional amenity that increases search demand.
Today there is a long list of hotels, from major chains to boutique inns welcoming pets. And more are coming on board each year.
Chains include, but are not limited to, La Quinta, Motel 6, Red Roof Inn, Candlewood Suites and recently some of the Hilton Brands have joined the party, too.
One hotel chain that consistently ranks as a favorite among globetrotting pet owners …