How many times have you been out on vacation and forgotten to see your pet around? For many pet parents, traveling with a pet can also seem overwhelming. We’ve also put together a list of things to keep in mind to help you plan your next trip, this time with your furry friend!
Choose your vacation spot
“I would also love to take a trip to the beach with my dog, but I’m unsure about how to manage even dogs on the street there, so beaches would be wait for us, instead we usually go to a Choose quiet hills or plains where we can manage the environment a little more
Be it your car or the train, make sure your pet travels comfortably and takes a nap. Choose pet mats that can be easily rolled up. These do not take up much space and can be easily carried anywhere. Your pet will also appreciate it if you pack their favorite blanket or pillow which can give them a sense of belonging in their new environment.
The biggest concern for all pet parents is where will they pee and poop when they are traveling with their pets? In addition to taking regular bathroom breaks, pack reusable pee pads for dogs and easy-flushable cat litter for your cat. . Use easy-to-dispose poop bags to avoid spreading dirt around while going to any place.
Your pet will need his or her play time, too, even when you’re on vacation. Keep at least two of your pet’s favorite dog toys or cat toys on hand – one for indoors and one for outside. Not only will they keep your pet entertained while you’re busy, but these toys can also provide them with a sense of belonging that will go a long way in helping them transition to a new environment with ease.