Is your dog coming with you on your holiday?
How exciting ! It can be a big adventure for them...
But remember, don't leave your dog alone in a hot car.
What to pack for the trip:
make a list of all you need ahead of time, so nothing is forgotten
dog food: all of it - you can measure in advance how much you'll need it for the time you are away
a dog bed
a dog mat
dog poo bags
a 2 of dog blankets for the colder nights, yes it's summer but weather can be unpredictable
plenty of towels
a 2 of water bowls
a 2 of food bowls
favourite toys & food dispensing toys like: licky mats, Kongs
a dog backpack so you can wear it and put inside whatever you may need during your longer walks with your dog or day trips by car
portable water bowl and water bottle to have during your 'walkies' with dog
a shampoo and conditioner for washing dog after the beach swim
a grooming kit - with brush, comb, a bowl for rinsing excess water
a bandana if you like your dog wearing on its outings
lead, collar, a walkig harness if dog wears one
a dog crate if you use it on a regular basis with your dog
a waterproof jacket for rainy and colder days
any medicines your dog may take
Dogs need toilet breaks during long car trips and a chance to stretch their paws too, like us.
Please remember that when on a holiday you'll be sharing spaces wiht other people.
Please be considerate of other holidaymakers and keep your dog noise levels - down.
Monitor the dog for any signs of stress it may display and don't put your dog in situations it'll be uncomfortable.
And don't forget to have fun with your family & your pet dog.
It'll be a great family experience for all involved !
A Merry Christmas & a safe holiday ahead !