Tips for traveling with pets safely
All of us who have pets know the inconvenience that comes when going on vacation or traveling somewhere, in fact on many occasions we have had to suspend trips because we don’t know what to do or with whom leave our animals, because for us their safety and health is the most important thing. We hope this is not a problem anymore after reading our tips for traveling with pets safely.
There are many types of pets besides dogs and cats, and although we will focus mainly on them, these rules work for almost all pets.
The first thing to take care about is that there are many factors that can be stressful and counterproductive for your pet when traveling, more than anything by air and sea. That is why if your trip is a short vacation or something similar it is recommended that you leave your pet in the care of a friend or relative. If you do not have anyone to take care of your pet there are pensions or “hotels” for pets that take care of this.
The most important thing when flying is the health of the pet
If it is totally necessary to take your pet to the trip don’t worry, there are some tips for traveling with pets safely. If you travel by plane make sure you check all the details of the travel with the airline, look for one that is reliable and recommended in moving animals. The cage where your pet will travel must be larger than the animal so they can be comfortable, and have a water tank inside.
Don’t be afraid to use soothing medicines, if the animal is asleep during the trip this will be less stressful. Check with your veterinarian what sedatives to use and what vaccinations your pet will need depending on the country you are traveling to.