Seven out of ten Colombian travelers consider their companion animals to be indisputable members of their families. Five out of ten say their vacations would be more pleasant if they could take them with them. And as if that were not enough, By 2020, four out of ten travelers are expected to select their destination depending on whether or not they can take their pet.
These data provided by the technology and accommodation company Booking.com reveal the relevance of pets in our holidays and raise the importance of choosing an accommodation that suits your needs and to take measures that facilitate the walk of our furry.
It is ideal that the accommodation is close to a veterinarian and, if possible, that offers nursery and walk service, in case you want to leave it when a site cannot accompany you.
In your survey, Booking.com raises five factors to consider when choosing a lodging to ensure the welfare of your pet. First, the site must have enough space for it to play And it must be cozy, so you feel at home.
In case the trip lasts more than two hours, make stops so that the pet can walk and do his needs.
Likewise, it is ideal that the accommodation is near a veterinarian and, if possible, that offer daycare and walk service, in case you want to leave it when you cannot accompany it to a specific tourist site or activity. There is no need for recreational and rest activities for all types of pets.
For its part, veterinary doctor Olga Molina gives some recommendations at the time of the trip. First, if you travel by land, always bring them water and food. In case the trip lasts more than two hours, make stops so that the pet can walk and do his needs. Don’t forget to always carry the vaccination card, and if it goes to hot ground, Remember to protect your pets from ticks and other infectious agents.