Archive for the ‘Cat Travel’ Category

Have You Dreamed of Vacationing with Your Cats?! Training a Cat for a Car Ride

December 9th, 2010

Two months ago my husband and I planned a trip to Sedona, AZ. I have to admit that so many times in the past I had dreamed of a vacation with our two cats. I just didn’t have the guts to make it happen because one of our cats, Mimi, is not particularly in favor of a car-ride. My husband and I always thought it would be best for Mimi to stay at home with our other cat,Tora ,and have a cat sitter to check on them. On the contrary Tora absolutely loves traveling with us by a car. He is a dog-cat. Read the rest of this entry »

Cat Preparation for a Flight Trip

July 12th, 2010

My cat,Tora, did not enjoy the airplane trip from Oregon to Florida that we took several years ago. The airline regulations were different back then: the only option we had for Tora was for him to be in the cargo area with other animals.  After about 8 hours of travel time, including the layover, my husband and I anxiously waited for Tora to come out of the animal receiving area at the Fort Lauderdale airport. Then two animals showed up on the counter.  Read the rest of this entry »