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With the current economic climate, very few travellers these days would have a £47,000 allowance for their annual holiday but a holiday company has recently launched a package costing just that. It's not even a holiday for humans. The package holiday is strictly for dog's owners so the ultra-pampered pooches of the über rich need only apply.

The luxury holiday which includes Reiki treatments, a surfing lesson and a personal chef trumps the usual stay in kennels that most pets are treated to while their owners enjoy a break. The initiative has been put together by canine hotel The Paw Seasons in Bristol and a luxury travel company.

Dogs checking in for this five star treatment receive a two week stay in a private suite at the doggy hotel. No kennel for these mutts, in their suite they will enjoy a TV screening popular hound films such as Lassie and 101 Dalmatians. They will even chow down on popcorn created especially for dogs while they enjoy Hollywood's finest productions.

This dog holiday is no walk in the park for the guests though. Well not quite anyway. Instead of strolls in the local park, these top dogs will benefit from a run along the beach with a medal winning hurdler. Dai Greene world and Commonwealth champion at 400 metre hurdles will put them through their paces before they experience life on the waves in the form of a surfing lesson.

Luxury retailer, Harrods, is in on the act too. Five star dogs will take a trip to the Knightsbridge store to visit the ultimate pet spa. During their pampering experience, they'll receive a bath and body massage featuring aromatherapy oils. They'll even receive a pedicure to keep their claws in tip top condition. With looks this groomed, of course no dog worth his salt would be seen in an ordinary dog collar. Instead, five star guests at the Paw Seasons will also get their paws on a brand new luxury wardrobe complete with Louis Vuitton collar and Mulberry rain mac – designer labels that would make any fashionista green with envy.

Even dogs this pampered can get a little tense sometimes so even their emotional needs have been thought of. Reiki treatments are laid on courtesy of Rob Fellow a senior Reiki Master and behavioural issues will be tackled by leading dog behaviour specialist and author, Stan Rawlinson. With all the luxury treatment on offer, there is little chance that doggy guests will feel homesick but just in case they do, they'll receive a replica kennel based on their owners' home.

Owners treating their pets to a stay at the luxury dog resort can also enjoy the fact that over £8000 of their £47,000 fee will be donated to dog charities – happy dogs all round it seems.

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