I love to take my dogs for rides with me. My dog has taken long road trips and she loves a good car ride. I also love seeing other people enjoy their dog's company while in the car as much as I do. There are some important things to do to insure that the car ride is a safe one. Here are some things I do:
I wrote about estate planning yesterday. It started a conversation that I was not expecting. I did not realize that a growing trend is to be buried with your pet. In the last few years, laws have been changed in the UK and New York (among others) to allow the burial of cremated pet remains with human remains. Several articles have been written about this lately. On the surface, it seems like a sentimental notion. What is not mentioned is very dark in my opinion and was shared by friends that work in veterinarian offices across the country.