With an increased emphasis on security, farewell wishes of “bon voyage” have been replaced by “travel safely.” Regardless of the mode of travel, today we all take extra precautions to buckle up and make the trip as safe as possible. A growing number of states are now regulating the transportation of pets in autos—but legislation isn’t required to tell conscientious drivers that securing your dog is best for dogs and for the people inside the car. An unrestrained 10-pound dog in a car traveling just 30 mph will exert nearly 300 pounds of pressure in a collision. To safeguard your pets during your travels, here’s a list of 10 steps you can take to make sure Fido and Fluffy arrive with you safe and sound—and that the travel memories you make are happy ones.
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