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Flinkbein kennel  - Finland

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Traveling with your PON ?

Itís difficult enough to pack for your family members when you take a vacation,  let alone remembering what to bring for your PON.  If you bring items on this list, you will be certain of having a safe experience in all situations.

Necessary Items (in case of an emergency,etc.):

  • Health certificate (important when driving/flying) out of state
  • Documentation of all inoculations
  • International permits (if necessary) for all dogs
  • The phone number and emergency numbers of your veterinarian and local animal hospital, as well as a number in the vicinity of your vacation site
  • Approved shipping crate (strong, wire-mesh) or carrier
  • Towels (cloth and paper)
  • Food (avoid experimenting with new food on trips)
  • Treats (biscuits, etc.)
  • Bowls for food and water (available as attachments to crate)
  • Creams, bandages, allergy and other meds
  • Flat-buckled collar and I.D. tag with his or her name and your address and
  • phone number on it (consider tattooing or micro-chipping)
  • Leak-proof bottles of cold water with ice cubes in them
  • Pooper-scooper bags (a supply of plastic bags)
  • Leash or lead
  • A chew toy

NICE TO HAVE:

  • Brush and regular grooming supplies
  • Dry shampoo
  • Local vet contact info in vacation area
  • Your PON's favorite toys or playthings
  • Camera
  • Collapsible traveling cage
  • Dog guard (when traveling by car)
  • Harness (when traveling by car)
  • Window grills (when traveling by car)

if we have forgotten to list any important items, please let us know via e-mail.