Aruba Invites Pet Parents and Their Dogs To Experience the Aruba Effect With ‘Have Dog, Will Travel’


Key Takeaways

  • Aruba introduces ‘Have Dog, Will Travel’ with Wag! and Avvinue partnerships.
  • The program offers dog-friendly hotel deals and travel experiences through October 20, 2022.
  • Travelers booking with Avvinue can use a promo code for discounts.
  • Wag! provides a free month of premium services and discounts for pet care.

Have Dog, Will Travel Launch

Oranjestad, AW–Aruba said in a press release that it is launching Have Dog, Will Travel and collaborating with two pet-centered companies, Wag! and Avvinue.

Per the release, Wag! is a platform connecting pet owners with on-demand and scheduled pet care services. Avenue is an online pet travel startup that helps travelers discover pet-friendly destinations by providing professional assistance with booking flights and pet reservations.

Have Dog, Will Travel spotlights dog-friendly hotel deals for travelers who want to go around with or without their pet companions.

Promotion Details

The offer runs through October 20, 2022, allowing travelers to take advantage of Aruba’s dog-inclusive experiences.

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“Aruba is a destination that not only allows you to bring your dog but welcomes them with open arms,” said Ronella Croes, CEO of the Aruba Tourism Authority, in the press release.

“Through this promotion, we aim to help pet owners enjoy an idyllic experience on the One Happy Island, whether they are planning to bring their companion or safely board them while they travel,” Croes added.

Booking Incentives and Services

While booking through Avvinue, visitors can enter the promo code “ARUBA” at checkout to receive a $25 discount on an upcoming flight for themselves and their dog.

Meanwhile, travelers who prefer to leave their dogs at home can sign up for one month free of Wag! Premium through this promotion and enjoy a 10% discount on any service booked through Wag!, which includes boarding and sitting services, access to top-rated pet caregivers, free 24/7 chat with credentialed veterinary professionals, and more.

What We Think

Aruba’s ‘Have Dog, Will Travel’ campaign is a strategic move that taps into the growing trend of pet-inclusive vacations. By partnering with Wag! and Avvinue, Aruba enhances its appeal as a pet-friendly destination, catering to the needs of pet owners seeking hassle-free travel with their furry friends.

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This initiative not only broadens the island’s tourism market but also underscores its commitment to creating memorable experiences for all travelers, pets included.

The promotional discounts serve as an added incentive, likely to attract pet-loving tourists looking for a tropical getaway with their canine companions.

Read more in the press release for more on the pet-friendly hotels visitors can choose from.


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