Travelling with your pets can be an enjoyable experience for both pet owners and their furry companions.
To prepare for travel, pet owners should make sure their pet is up-to-date on all necessary vaccinations, travel sedation, and other medications, and consider any special needs or requirements their pet may have during the trip.
To ensure you have a safe and stress-free trip please consult Heritage Hills. We provide assistance in preparation for your trip whether it is for domestic or international travel.
During travel, it is important to keep pets safe and comfortable.
This may include providing a secure carrier or harness, providing plenty of food and water, taking regular breaks to allow the pet to stretch their legs and relieve themselves.
Generally, travelling within Canada is straight-forward.
However, it is best practice to research the destination and any specific regulations or restrictions related to pet travel that may be in place.
This may include obtaining health certificates, vaccination records, and other documentation.
Your pet may need travel sedation to reduce the stress of travelling. As well as checking for any breed-specific laws or pet-friendly accommodations.
Please consult Heritage Hills before you set off on your trip.
International travel with pets can be a more complex process than domestic travel and requires careful planning and preparation to ensure a safe and smooth trip.
Before travelling internationally with a pet, it is important to research the destination and any regulations or restrictions related to pet travel.
This may include obtaining health certificates, vaccination records, and other documentation, as well as checking for any breed-specific laws or pet friendly accommodations.
Your pet may need travel sedation to reduce the stress of travelling.
Many countries have specific requirements for pet travel, such as mandatory quarantine periods, microchipping, and specific vaccines or treatments.
It is important to carefully follow all of these requirements to ensure the pet is able to enter the destination country without issue.
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