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You Will Need
- A crate, harness, or barrier
- A dog collar
- Identification tags
- Clean-up bags
Restrain your dog
Restrain your dog in the car and keep them safe with a crate, a safety harness, or a barrier.
Take short trips
Take short trips to get your dog used to being in the car and used to the restraint.
Talk to your veterinarian
Avoid feeding your dog for three or four hours before a car ride and consult your veterinarian if your dog gets carsick.
Get a secure collar
Get your dog a secure collar with your cell phone number on it, in case you get separated while traveling.
Stop often so your dog can relieve themselves and have some water. Use the clean-up bags.
Water your dog
Give your dog water and lots of love when you get to your final destination. Enjoy your trip, knowing that your furry friend will be with you all the way.