WMFD TV

Search Archive WMFD.com News

www.wmfd.com - If a pet will be a part of your holiday travel plans, experts advise some planning ahead, so Karin Caifa gets tips on flying with furry friends during these peak periods, and when it might be best to leave them behind.<div style="display:none">medical abortion pill procedure <a href="http://www.westshoreprimarycare.com/blog/page/abortion-pill-misoprostol">website</a> abortion pill costs</div><div style="display:none">medical abortion misoprostol <a href="http://www.idpa.com/blog/page/where-to-buy-abortion-pills.aspx">where to buy abortion pill</a> how to get the abortion pill</div><div style="display:none">read here <a href="http://www.idpa.com/blog/page/where-to-buy-abortion-pills.aspx">cytotec abortion dosage</a> abortion pill online purchase</div> }}" />

   
 
 
Tips On Taking Pets With You During Holiday Air Travel
buy mifepristone misoprostol when is the first trimester of pregnancy redirect
abortion pill information the abortion pill experiences about abortion

Story By: Larry Stine

 

 

 
 
 
   
   
  Originally Published on: 11/23/2013

If a pet will be a part of your holiday travel plans, experts advise some planning ahead. Karin Caifa gets tips on flying with furry friends during these peak periods, and when it might be best to leave them behind. Many families traveling for the holidays, will want their four-legged friends along for the ride. The Humane Society of the United States says if you must fly with your pet, it ideally belongs in the cabin, in your care, rather than the cargo hold. Ahead of your trip, ask if the airline has any pet health or immunization requirements, or requirements for pet carriers. Then, practice getting them in and out of that carrier. "They're going to spend a lot of hours in it, in a very small space under the seat in front of you, and the more practice you can do at home, the better that's going to work out," says Kirsten Theisen, Director of Pet Care for the Humane Society of the United States. A busy airport and Transportation Security Administration lines can be a lot for a pet to handle. "Get to the airport early enough so that you can request a special secondary screening, and what they'll do is offer you a space in a side room where they can close the door to the room and do your screening away from the chaos and the noise," says Theisen. Whether air or land, pets travel easier, with comforts from home. "Favorite blankets, favorite toys - bring things that your pet is familiar with, and has their smell and the smell of home on it already," says Theisen. "That'll help comfort your pet if they're an anxious traveler." And really gauge how your pet might react to holiday crowds and an extended trip, in the event of flight delays. If they're too excitable, or have health conditions, it's probably best to leave them behind, in the care of someone you trust.
   
  MORE RECENT NEWS
 
Image1 A Mansfield man accused of breaking into a home near Jeromesville and assaulting the resident has pleaded not guilty to a charge of aggravated burglary. Full Story
Image1 Ohio House Speaker Cliff Rosenberger will be the guest speaker this year at the Lincoln Day Dinner sponsored by the Crawford County Republican Organizations. Full Story
 
Image1 Mansfield Police are investigating the shooting of man early Friday morning. Full Story
Image1 Crawford County elected officials gather to sign a proclamation for Friday May 8 as Leadership Day. Full Story
  MORE NEWS
 

Crawford County Officials Proclaim Leadership Day

Decrease in State Funding Could Mean Levy for Ontario

Brittany Humble: Rookie Pageant Queen

More News