Traveling with your Shih Tzu can be a very trying time, especially if you have a dog that is not used to being more than 30 feet from you. Before you travel, there are a few easy tips that you can use to make your travel experience go smoothly. Not only will these tips make the trip better for you, but it can relieve the anxiety and stress that your Shih Tzu also feels while traveling.
1. Bring ID Tags
Nothing will ruin a trip faster than losing your dog while in an unfamiliar place. Make sure that your dog is always wearing his or her identification categories that include your phone number.
2. Bring Your Shih Tzu's Papers
If you have to make an emergency trip to the vet, it's a good idead to have all paperwork for your Shih Tzu with you. Bring any registration papers, health records, and immunization documents with you in case of emergency.