Allana at Pet Airways New York

Where do you live? Lake Grove, NY

What do you do? Lead Pet Attendant. I am responsible for checking pets in and out, as well as for the their overall care and comfort while on the ground, at our New York lounge.

What’s the best part of your job? The best part if my job is knowing that I have a part in making sure our pawsengers reach their destination safely and as comfortably as possible.

Tell us about your pets. I have a 3-year-old Pit/American Bulldog mix called Dante.

What is your pet’s favorite thing to do in your hometown? Dante's favorite activity is going to daycare at Hounds Town USA, however he is pretty happy to go anywhere with me.

What is your favorite way to spend a weekend with your pet? We love to spend our weekends relaxing on the beach or hiking.

Favorite place to vacation with your pet? Camping on one of the many Long Island beaches.

If you could go anywhere in the world with your pet, where would it be? I would love to take him backpacking through Europe.

What are your must-pack pet essentials for a day trip or weekend away? Basic first-aid supplies, extra leash and collar, proper identification, and plenty of food and bottled water. However, if you ask Dante, he would probably say cookies and his stuffed giraffe.

If your pet was a movie star, who would they be and why? Vince Vaughn, he has a tough exterior but in reality he is a big goofball.

What’s your top pet travel tip? You can never be too prepared!