Articles tagged “pets”

Short-Term Rentals

Sonder Announces a Stock Option Exchange Plan to Retain Employees

How would you like to be a Sonder exec boasting that your free cash flow margin improved from negative 127 percent a year ago to negative 37 percent in the second quarter? Well, that's one measure of progress.

Sonder Announces a Stock Option Exchange Plan to Retain Employees

Online Travel

Daily Podcast: Ticketmaster’s Travel Play

Good morning from Skift. It's Wednesday, February 9, in New York City. Here's what you need to know about the business of travel today.

Daily Podcast: Ticketmaster’s Travel Play

Hotels

Hotels Adjust Accommodation Strategies for Pandemic Pet Boom

As the number of pet owners across the country spiked during the pandemic, the hotel of the future needs to be fit for man *and* man’s best friend like never before.

Hotels Adjust Accommodation Strategies for Pandemic Pet Boom

Airlines

United Suspends Its Pet Cargo Service While Investigations Proceed

United charges a lot of money to ship dogs, and promises on its website "industry-leading comfort and safety features." United hasn't always delivered, so it's probably time to press pause and figure out if there are endemic problems with the program.

United Suspends Its Pet Cargo Service While Investigations Proceed

Airlines

U.S. Senator Demands to Know Why United Airlines Has the Most Pet Deaths By Far

United had the most reported pet deaths among U.S. airlines in both 2016 and 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation's Air Travel Consumer Reports. While we won't pass judgment here on what the flight attendant heard or didn't hear, and what exactly transpired in the latest incident, it's clear that the airline has some work to do.

U.S. Senator Demands to Know Why United Airlines Has the Most Pet Deaths By Far

Airlines

Delta Expands Probe Into Websites Posing as Affiliated Pet Services

Delta had alleged one site is a fraudulent pet shipper. It now says that the site is part of "larger criminal scheme" and that there are copycats. It will be up to the courts to see if this old dog will hunt.

Delta Expands Probe Into Websites Posing as Affiliated Pet Services

Online Travel

Delta Sues Bogus and Mysterious Website Posing as an Affiliated Pet Service

Delta has a dog in this fight — and is trying to shut down a website and service falsely intimating that it has ties to the airline.

Delta Sues Bogus and Mysterious Website Posing as an Affiliated Pet Service

Cruises

Queen Mary 2 Debuts Staterooms for Solo Travelers and Expands Kennels

The Queen Mary 2 has long-catered to dogs and their masters, and now even solo travelers are having their day in the sun -- or in their own staterooms, at least.

Queen Mary 2 Debuts Staterooms for Solo Travelers and Expands Kennels

Airlines

U.S. Airports Pander to Dogs That Need Relief

U.S. airports need to think more about passenger experience of both the two and, to a lesser extent, the four leg variety on every single level.

U.S. Airports Pander to Dogs That Need Relief

Airlines

Pets Will Stay in Luxury at New JFK Terminal

It appears as though horses, dogs, cows and aardvarks will have everything at the new JFK terminal except free Wi-Fi.

Pets Will Stay in Luxury at New JFK Terminal