Travel Smart With Pets
With an automatic feeding dish and a friend to check in occasionally, proudly independent (and usually inexpensive to own) cats are probably fine staying home alone while you vacation this summer. Dogs typically need a lot more attention. Boarding is a pricey option — sometimes prohibitively so — and not suitable for every dog. Whatever the case may be, many pet owners would prefer to bring their furry family members (including both dogs and cats) along for the ride. Here's what you need to know before bringing a pet on board a plane.