Wouldn’t it be nice if you had grandma nearby so you could simply stash your dog with her every time you had to go out of town? You already know she loves dogs and will take great care of your dog while you’re gone. She might even send you pictures and Facebook updates. But what to do if grandma is already gone on to the dog park in the sky or if she lives across the country?
While we were away last weekend, Maggie had another seizure. Scared our young pet sitter out of her mind. We were able to calm her down by phone, and Maggie fortunately made it through the weekend without further incident. However, it brought up the question of what to do when you travel to make sure your pet’s care is handled the way you would want.