If you are planning to hit the road with your handicapped pup this summer, you won’t be alone. Many of our readers are pros when it comes to taking a successful road trip with a paralyzed dog. I discovered their wealth of information after a pet mom wrote about her concerns of driving 1200 miles with her dog when they relocated to a new city. Experienced pet parents flooded our website to reassure her and offer their favorite tips.
I have written several stories about the best places to find a pet sitter for a paralyzed dog, but until now I have never written about taking your pet with you. Traveling by car takes preparation and there are physical and emotional health issues to consider. But with advice from pet parent pros, road trips can be a breeze. [Read more…]