Do You Know These 7 West Highland White Terrier Travel Tips?

Do you know these 7 important westie travel tips? Taking your Westie along can make the family vacation more fun for everyone, but only if you plan carefully. Here are some tips to make traveling with your West Highland White Terrier more enjoyable.Health and SafetyNo 1: – Bring your Westie to the vet for a check up before going on a long trip.No 2: – To keep your Westie healthy as you travel, bring along a supply of his regular food and some local, or bottled, water.No 3: – Make sure all his vaccinations are up to date. Also take vaccination records with you. Health certifications are required for airline travel.No 4: – Be sure to bring any medications your Westie needs. These have to be prescribed by your vet.A crate is an excellent way to keep your Westie safe in the car and is required for airline travel. It can also keep your pet from getting into trouble in a hotel or at your host’s home. Crates are available from most pet supply stores.Look for these features when purchasing:No 5: – Large enough to allow the dog to stand, turn and lie down.No 6: – Ventilation on opposing sides, with exterior rims or knobs to prevent blocked airflow.No 7: – Strong, with handles and grips, and free of interior protrusions. Leak-proof bottom covered with absorbent material(Disclaimer: Any information contained in this site relating to various medical, health and fitness conditions of Westies or other animals and their treatments is for informational purposes only and is not meant to be a substitute for the advice provided by your own veterinarian. You should not use the information contained herein for diagnosing the health of any animal. You should always consult and check with your own vet or veterinarian.)

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