Tag: Pets

5 Tips for Travel Nursing with Pets

5 Tips for Travel Nursing with Pets

Life on the road as a Travel Nurse can be so much more awesome with a great companion. For some, that companion is a significant other, kiddo, or best friend, but for many others it’s the ultimate in companions — like your dog, cat, or other pet! You really get the best of both worlds […]

By December 2, 2015 2 Comments Read More →
Pet-friendly State Parks for Travel Nurses

Pet-friendly State Parks for Travel Nurses

For many Travel Nurses, whether to bring your pet on assignment or not is not even a question. Of course you want to hit the road with your best pal(s)! Studies have shown that pet owners often cope better with new or difficult situations, making traveling with your pet good for your spirit and performance. […]

Traveling With Pets: Year of the Horse Edition

Traveling With Pets: Year of the Horse Edition

For a lot of Travel Nurses, it is super important that they are able to bring their pets with them on the road. The majority of Travelers have a beloved dog or cat without whom the adventure of Travel Nursing just wouldn’t be complete. But other Travelers have less common pets in tow. We’ve heard […]

By February 7, 2014 2 Comments Read More →
Best Dog Festivals for Travel Nurses

Best Dog Festivals for Travel Nurses

When you’re a travel nurse constantly on the move, the company of a travel companion is priceless. For many, that companion just so happens to have four-legs and a tail. As you and your pup crisscross the country during or between assignments, drop in on these best dog festivals for travel nurses and their pups […]

Pet Deposits: What to Expect from Travel Nurse Housing

Pet Deposits: What to Expect from Travel Nurse Housing

Many travelers are electing to bring their pets with them on assignment, especially as travel nurse companies are becoming more lenient with their housing regulations. While many are finding it easier than ever to travel with their little companion, it does come with a price. So, just how much is it going to cost you […]

By July 23, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Why Travel Nursing with a Pet is Good for You, Part 2

Why Travel Nursing with a Pet is Good for You, Part 2

Last week we shared why Travel Nursing with a pet is actually beneficial for your health. Read Why Travel Nursing with a Pet is Good for You, Part 1 to learn more about the benefits of traveling with pets. Many travelers are concerned that staffing companies will not allow them bring their pets on assignment. […]

By June 12, 2012 1 Comments Read More →
Why Travel Nursing with a Pet is Good for You, Part 1

Why Travel Nursing with a Pet is Good for You, Part 1

Traveling from assignment to assignment across the country can be exciting, yet often times lonely. Owning a pet can be the perfect complement to your traveling career. Not only do pets fill the void of companionship on your assignments, they actually could be extending your life and happiness. Studies show that pet owners better cope […]

Travel Nursing with Pets is Getting Even Easier

Travel Nursing with Pets is Getting Even Easier

Pets aren’t just animals; they’re members of the family. It’s no surprise that more and more nurses are traveling with their pets, especially since travel nurse companies are becoming more lenient with housing arrangements. It was always rare to see someone traveling via plane with their furry companion, but now it’s becoming more of a normalcy. It […]

By April 30, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Ask a Travel Nurse: What travel RN companies provide pet friendly housing?

Ask a Travel Nurse: What travel RN companies provide pet friendly housing?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: Hi there. I am a L&D nurse that has traveled on several assignments through the years, but I haven’t traveled in the last three years. Every assignment I went on previously had either a rental house or an apartment, which is necessary not just ideal for the doberman and cane […]

Guest Author: Heather Green – 7 Must Do’s for Travel Nursing with Dogs

Guest Author: Heather Green – 7 Must Do’s for Travel Nursing with Dogs

Traveling with Fifi doesn’t have to be a nightmare in the making. With a few simple steps and common sense on your side, you may end up taking your best furry friend everywhere! If you know where you are traveling, seek out pet-friendly restaurants and shops in case you need to cool off and get a […]

By September 15, 2010 0 Comments Read More →