With more than half of pet owners reporting traveling with their dogs in their cars at least once per month, professional pet sitter Laura Stauffiger, encourages pet owners to follow these simple pet-travel safety tips.
According to the AAA/Kurgo Pet Passenger Safety Study, nearly 56 percent of people transport their dogs in their cars at least once per month.
“From trips to the veterinarian’s office to day trips to a pet-friendly beach, more and more pet owners are transporting their dogs—and other pets—in their vehicles” says Laura Stauffiger, owner of Laura’s Critter Care, LLC. “Because of this, it’s extremely important that pet owners to take extra precautions to ensure their pets remain safe while on the road.”
Stauffiger encourages pet owners to follow these basic safety tips when their pets are along for the ride: