Arrivals & Departures Mind, body and balance for pampered pooches

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A hotel group is giving man's best friend the “furs-class treatment”.

The concept of pampered pooches is taken to a whole other level with pet-sized fluffy dressing gowns, doggy pyjamas and Swedish massages. 

Belmond hotels are celebrating the Chinese Year of the Dog with Pet Set packages for dogs and their globetrotting owners. 

It’s “furs-class treatment”. 

The company says it is embracing increasing demand for travelling with dogs. Portofino’s Belmond Hotel Splendido is offering wellbeing sessions with trained pet therapists treating pooches to massages that owners can learn and perform at home. 

Madeira’s Belmond Reid’s Palace has mind, body and balance physiotherapy and personal training sessions. 

Belmond Hotel Cipriani, Venice, and Belmond La Residencia in Mallorca have personalised bowls and pet names embroidered on pillows.

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