On previous article we have discuss some precaution that the pet owner should take when taking their pet on the vacation trip. Those tips are used as preparation before going on the trip. On this article we will discuss some tips about taking on vacation with your pets when you have arrived at vacation destination.
Inform the hotel staff about your pet when check in. After you have arrived at the hotel that allows pets, you must inform the check in staff about the pet that you bring along. Ask if there are some restricted areas in the property and on vacation location that pets are not allowed. This is to reduce the risk of any misunderstanding during your vacation. The hotel staff will able to answer this clearly since they are accustomed with it and familiar with the territory.
Do not let the pet sit or sleep on the lodging furniture directly. Bring some cover or mat from your own home to cover the lodging furniture for your pet to sit and sleep on. Put your pet’s bowl for food and water on the mat and put it in the bathroom. So your room will not get mess easily and easy to clean it. If it possible, pet owner can feed their pet outside the lodging.
Inform the lodging staff if you leave your pet alone in the room. So, the lodging staff will know that your pet is in the room encase something happen or if the housekeeping staff is came to clean the room. It will be better if you put your pet in its crate or container so it would not mess up the room and to prevent the pet attacking the housekeeping staff.
Pay attention to the weather on the vacation destination. Be careful if the weather at the vacation destination is warm or hot. If the weather is hot, you must not let your pet in the car alone. The temperature in the car can higher than the temperature outside the car. This situation is dangerous for your pet and even can kill them.
Taking on vacation trip with your pet is a lot of fun, especially if you can find hotel or lodging that allowing pets. This will improve your bonding with your pet since your pet is also an important part of your family member. Just make sure to make a good plan and preparation for it, so you can avoid any problems that may appear during your vacation with your pet.