bringing your canine friend on a commercial airline anytime down the road?
We’ve searched the airline’s service fees and safety records as they related to
pets to give you the additional facts you need before you book that next trip.
With a little preparation, taking dogs on planes can be less expensive and much
less of a hassle!
Carry-on or Checked?
The first question you
should ask yourself is whether or not you’ll be carrying your canine friend on
the flight with you or checking him and putting him in the hands of the airline
to be carried in the plane’s cargo area. This decision typically will come down
to size, with there currently being simply no choice but to check larger dogs
Carrying your Doggie on with You
Traveling dog owners
with dogs small enough (each airline has varying rules regarding this) have the
option to bring their dog on the flight with them in the cabin. The main factor
we considered was simply cost. In that regard, Southwest Airlines was the major
carried with the lowest charge ($75 each way) to carry-on your dog. The airline
also offers the P.A.W.S. (Pets are Welcome on Southwest) guide. This is really
a pleasant move for an airline that didn’t even allow dogs (or any other pets)
only a short while ago.
Also worthy mention is
definitely JetBlue. While they now charge more than Southwest ($100 each way),
their Jetpaws program is specifically designed for …
Having pets will be a
fun hobby that you can have. With their funny body shape, their unique behavior
and their color, they can attract anyone who loves animal. You will find that
animals that are separated from their original environment have a high
dependence on anyone who keeps them. Thus, any kind of pet would need love,
attention and responsibility starting from its food, shelter, until the matter
If you have a child
who wants to get a pet, you need to listen to the opinion of psychologists from
Western Washington University, Olin Eugene Myers, Jr. According to him, there
are several factors that determine the interaction between children and
He explained that the
reaction of children to the animals depends on the animals’ initial response.
For example, when a child becomes acquainted with a kitten that is very funny
and lively that make them were familiar joke, the positive response has been
implanted in that child.
When a child caring,
kissing and hugging his/her favorite animal, the animal will also provide a
response back with his/her movements. The animal will be very spoiled when it
is around him/her. When a child plays with your pet, the pet would be happy to
cavort. That is the expression of feeling that it shows to that child.
explained that when a child has a positive impression and feels that he gets
something from the pet, the child will treat his/her pet as a friend. …