Carrie Dow is a freelance travel writer whose work has appeared in Islands, International Living and Go World Travel. She is also the International Pet Examiner for Examiner.com where she writes about animal-based travel and global animal welfare issues. She blogs nationally for Drinking Made Easy and locally for Drink Denver. She recently published a children’s book about her annoying cat called Morning, Miss Moo, available in hard copy and digital format from Amazon, Barnes and Noble and iTunes. She has a degree in Language Arts from the University of Nebraska. She is mom to a reformed alley cat, an Australian cattledog, an English lab and a Siberian husky.