Traveling with a Dog: Things to Think About Before You Go
If you are going somewhere, your dog is probably going to want to come along. But traveling with your dog does necessitate some special considerations. Here are some tips.
Should you take the dog?
Consider whether your dog would be better off sitting out this trip. If your itinerary is going to include a lot of time when you won’t be able to be with the dog, you will probably be better off finding other arrangements for the animal.
Another consideration is the temperature of your destination. You don’t want to leave the animal for any length of time in the car when it’s hot outside.
If you decided that it’s best to bring your dog along, ask your vet for tips on traveling with your dog. Your vet will be able to give you specific ideas based on your dog’s breed and temperament. You’ll want