Do you go travel with your dog often? Whether this is your first time or not, it is best to be prepared when travelling with pets. If it is your first time, expect the trip to be overwhelming. But do not overthink much of it. Here is a list what you should do and bring for your travel to ensure you can take care of yourself and your dog.
Plan your travel beforehand
Before you travel, visit the vet to ensure that your dog is in good condition for travel and that its vaccinations are updated. Do not forget to bring their medical records on your travel.
Make sure that all things are set for your travel. You have to book travel accommodation that is dog-friendly to ensure that you have a place to stay. Moreover, it keeps you aware and prepared for the situations that you might have to face while travelling.
If you plan to travel backpacking with your dog and have plans of doing the laundry at your travel destination, it is best to look for laundry services that cater to dog clothing. In this way, you have your clothes and your dog’s clothes properly taken care of. Remember, if you think you do not have time to drop off your clothes and dog’s clothing, ask them if they have a laundry pickup service.
Choose the right fabric for dog clothing
You have to choose the right fabric and clothing style to bring for your dog. If you plan to have long walks and expect a mess to happen, it is best to prepare all the synthetic fabric clothes. It is easier to wash these types of clothes than those cotton ones.
Pack up dog essentials
It is important to be ready for all kinds of situations. You have to bring a rolled-up pet mat or dog bed and hygiene essentials to keep your pet comfortable during the travel. Do not forget their paw care because there will be a lot of walking around when traveling. Besides the basic essentials, you need to pack the safety essentials of your dog.
Type of Dog Clothes Depending on Travel Plans
You have to ensure that the style of your dog’s clothes is in accordance with the travel destination and plans that you have. This is not only for fashion, but is also important for the comfort of your dog.
If you are heading towards a vacation place with cooler temperatures, a parka or sweater is best for your short-haired baby. Do not forget their boots if it is going to be a snowy adventure! But, if you are planning a beach trip, a fashionable bandana is cute to go with!
It is fun to mix-and-match fashionable dog clothes on your fur baby. Just make sure to bring destination-themed clothing to make them comfortable during the entire trip. Moreover, prepare the dog essentials in their bag and a few treats to ensure all the needed items are packed.