Amtrak is allowing pets to travel with their owners for free between Dec. 9 and March 31, 2017, on select routes.
Amtrak has expanded in the past year the number of trains on which a limited number of pets may travel in carriers.
During the first year of the program, Amtrak has hosted more than 15,000 dogs and cats.
Further information about the pets ride free offer is available at select ticket counters and stations, and on trains, including AmtrakConnect Wi-Fi portals.
Amtrak will be awarding The Secret Life of Pets prizes to customers at some stations, including New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Boston, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, Minneapolis, San Francisco, Oakland, Dallas, Baltimore, Cleveland, Portland, Seattle, St. Louis, New Orleans, Pittsburgh, Orlando, Miami and Jacksonville.