Tips To Keep In Mind
If you’re thinking of traveling with pets, there are some important driving tips to keep in mind. While it’s always fun to go on a trip with a furry companion, you should be prepared to take plenty of breaks and pack specific food and supplies.
When Traveling With Pets…
It’s a smart idea to take a practice drive before taking a long road trip with your pets. Not all animals enjoy driving, so you should see how comfortable your pets are on short drives. Make sure your pets don’t sit on the front seat or on your lap while you drive since that can be dangerous. While dogs enjoy having their heads out windows, wind can cause debris to go into their eyes, so don’t let them stick their heads out.
Items To Remember
You need to take plenty of food and water when traveling with pets in your vehicle. Also, have ID tags on each pet’s collar with your contact information, in case your pet gets separated. No matter what, don’t leave your pets alone in your vehicle. The inside of a vehicle can reach dangerous temperatures even on mild days, and a cracked window doesn’t prevent a vehicle from heating up.
All of us at Champion Chevrolet Buick GMC wish you and your pets a safe and fun road trip around La Grange, KY and beyond. Before hitting the road, make a service appointment for necessary maintenance or repairs. We’d love to help you and your furry friend today!