The site was last updated on
24 Aug 2000
Traveling with your dog
How many of us have planed to go on a climbing trip
with our dog?
Well, there are few important things that you should remember before you get your dog and
Dogs are very sensitive for heat and coldness, if you are going some were that is quite
hot, you should wet your dog's paws every few minutes so he won't hurt them, if you see
that the paws did get hurt or bleed, make sure to bandage them, and take the dog to the
vet as soon as you get back.
You should remember that the dog makes allot more exercise them you do, and mostly old
dogs, puppies, or dogs that are not used to make long walks, might get tired and thirsty
much more times then you or an active dog, make sure to rest when you see that your dog
pull's out his tong too long or if it more then light pink.
Don't let your dog drink too hot or too cold water, it might make them vomit if they make
any exercise after. Don't let your dog eat 1 hour before and after the walk, he must rest
If you are sleeping out sides and not at a motel (if you do, make sure that it is a
animal-friendly motels), make sure that there are no snakes or scarabs around, its pretty
difficult to see on a dog that he doesn't feel good or got bitten. If your dog vomits with
no reason, or his outgoing is not as usual, make sure to call your vet as soon as
Have a great trip! Don't forget to take your Pet's first aid bag!