Six top tips you should consider when taking your pet abroad

Tips before taking your pet abroad

1) Ensure your pet's vaccinations are up-to-date before you book  - don't leave it until the last minute.
2) If your pet has a long journey ahead give your pet a light meal before it goes  at least two hours before the journey  and remember to pack small snacks for them .
3) Pets are susceptible to diet changes so take adequate supplies of their normal food.
4) Be aware there are more biting insects abroad than we have in the UK. Ask your vet how you can take preventative steps for your pet in advance.
5)  Ensure that your pet travels with a secure Collar & lead with a suitable ID Tag
6)  Ensure Your pet is clean, bathed & groomed prior to the journey & is up to date with a flea & tick treatment