The Pros and Cons to Hitting the Road with Your Pets

Author: Tahlia Maynard   Date Posted:10 September 2016 

Deciding whether or not to take your pets on the road is a tough call to make.

Whether you have a dog, a cat or a budgie there are a few things you need to take into account before you come to the conclusion that ‘Yes, Rex is coming!’ or ‘No, we best leave him behind!’. Whether you’re just going on a weekend camping trip or an extended trip in the RV, you have to weigh everything up to ensure not only your pet has a good time but you don’t spend too much time worrying.



Once you have weighed up all of the pros and cons for your family you should come to a decision based also on your instincts. No matter what you decide to do, you need to be happy and comfortable with the outcome and not second guess yourself. Going on a trip away you already have so many other things to consider so you don’t want to get too bulked down by this decision. Either way, you will have an incredible time away and overall you need to consider whether bringing your beloved pet along will add to the experience or detract from it. Only you and your family or partner can make the decision. Good luck!