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Traveling With Dogs: Roadtripping

It’s summer vacation and it is time to take the show on the road. Your furry friend will have a great time if you follow these roadtrip tips. 380 more words

Man And Beast Weather

Yesterday’s 95-degree (!) weather brought “danger” emails from 2 alert — and concerned — readers.

One worried about dogs. The other talked about people.

M. Ford — a newcomer to Westport — asked me to remind everyone that it is never safe to leave your pet in a closed car in warm weather. 257 more words


Seat-belt law...for dogs?

According to an article in Sunday’s Washington Post, a lawmaker in Maine recently proposed a law that would require dogs to be restrained in moving vehicles. 159 more words


road trip with Mom - calling shotgun!....and dog hair......

I see dogs in cars and feel a kindred spirit connection with their people.  Those of us who take our furry friends for car rides accept the fur and slobber covered windows and I’m sure many like me minimize the kennel aspect with special dog blankets, cage dividers and the like.  285 more words


Car Rides with a Dog

Car rides are an unavoidable part of owning a dog. You have to take your dog to the vet, drive to the dog park, and be able to herd your dog into the car at a moment’s notice. 574 more words

Dogs in Cars December 18, 2016

Looks like passenger

Dogs in cars, head out window

Or wet nose on glass.

Art Prescription:  It tickles me to see dogs in cars. They are such exuberant riders…so excited to be going anywhere…just happy to be with their owner.

Colored pencil:

Ta Dah!

My car is filthy.

Not me, my car. I am not one of those people who have empty coffee cups rolling around the footwells, or sports bags full of socks that could get out and walk themselves. 568 more words