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Pet Travel Tips

Millions of doting pet owners travel with their pets every year. And why not? What our pets love most is to be with us, their families - and frankly, we'd miss them too if they weren't with us!


Pet Travel Checklist
A travel checklist to help you pack all necessary items when you travel with your pet.
Pet Travel: Questions to Ask Before Booking an Accommodation
Although more and more accommodations are starting to permit pets, they vary widely in their degree of 'pet-friendliness'. Here are some questions to ask before booking.

Good Travel Etiquette Is Important for Pets, Too
Displaying good doggy manners is important to help ensure pets continue to be welcomed at hotels and other accommodations.
Traveling Between Countries? Know the Regulations for Bringing Your Pet
Important links for pet owners who are traveling between Canada and the United States.
(also see: Moving or Relocating With A Pet)

Trip Tips: Identification for Traveling Pets
Accidents can happen to even the best pet owners. Proper identification for your pet helps to make sure that they are safely and happily reunited with you if you are separated.
How to Minimize Fur Clean-Up While Traveling
Tips on keeping your car and pet-friendly accommodation as 'fur-free' as possible.

Existing in Harmony - Your Pet, Resident Pets, and Other Guest Pets
Interactions between your pet and other pets on-site at your pet-friendly lodging.
Car Sickness & Fear of Riding in Cars
How to help your dog overcome the fear of car rides.


On the Road With Your Pet!
Tips for a safe, fun road trip with your pet.
Protecting Your Pet From the Summer Heat
Summer safety tips for pet owners.

Traveling with a Senior Pet
Older pets have special needs. Here are a few considerations before going on holidays with a senior pet.
Holiday Season Safety Tips for Traveling Pets
'Tis the season for fun, food, and social gatherings. Here's how to keep your pet safe during this busy season.

Emergency Planning: Keeping Pets Safe From Harm
Floods, wildfires, and other natural disasters are a part of life. Here is what you can do to help keep your pet safe in an emergency situation.
Pet-Friendly Housing - How to Rent With Pets
What to do to increase your chances of finding (and keeping) a pet-friendly apartment or home.

How to Move Your Pets
Things to plan or prepare before your move, and tips on choosing a moving method.
Flying Safely
What to do if you need to travel with your pet on an airplane.

Pet-Friendly Policies: Will Hotels Welcome Your Pets?
The term "pet-friendly" can mean a lot of things to different people. When a hotel or other accommodation advertises themselves as pet-friendly, it means that they will allow pets - although restrictions may apply.
Dog Training Tips & Dog Behaviour
A well-trained dog is a pleasant traveling companion. Visit Scampering Paws for tips on dog training, dog health, and dog behavior (external link, will open in a new window).

Pet-Friendly Travel Options: Staying in a Vacation Rental
There are lots of reasons why pet-friendly hotels and motels are great for travellers with pets. But if you've been feeling adventurous and are looking for something different, vacation rentals might just fit the bill.
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