Do you have a friends-and-family road trip coming up? Are you worried that your pup or cat’s lack of manners could land you in the dog house? Don’t worry — being a considerate guest with pets isn’t complicated. Follow these tips, and your visit will be a treat for everyone!
Being a guest in another person’s home can be a tense situation for anyone. But add your dog or cat into the mix and things can get downright hairy! But being a considerate guest with pets isn’t as hard as you might imagine.
Being A Considerate Guest With Pets
As with most pet friendly adventures, advance preparation leads to success! If you’re planning to travel with your pet, now is the time to start getting ready.
1. Confirm that your pet is welcome.
Bringing your pet along as a surprise for your host is never a good idea. It’s possible that your friends and relatives might not be comfortable having your pet in their home, or could be allergic to your furry travel companion. So, confirm in advance that your pet is welcome to join you. And discuss any restricted areas and pet-related rules for your stay.
2. Brush up on obedience.
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