Having a pet is not an impediment to getting away. Thanks to technology, it is becoming easier to undertake an adventure with your dog or cat.
When you start planning a trip, the companions are an essential part of the adventure. With them you will discover new places and share unique moments that you will remember forever.
In fact, the company is so important that for animal lovers traveling with their pets is essential. At the end of the day, it is a unique experience that offers you the opportunity to enjoy the getaway for two and to contemplate every corner of the world through other eyes.
Luckily, when it comes to starting a trip with your faithful friend, technology makes it much easier. Whether to search for establishments where both are welcome or to locate a veterinarian wherever we are, these applications can be very useful when traveling with pets.
TO KNOW IF YOU ARE WELCOME
Not all countries in the world consider pets as one more member of the family. Without going any further, in Spain it is rare for hotels, restaurants or coffee shops to welcome animals inside the premises.
In order to know what places are designed to receive all your companions, it is advisable to use Pets welcome s. This application, free and available for both Android and iOS, locates your location via GPS and shows on the map bars, shops, accommodations, restaurants, squares and even beaches where you can access with your pet.
For its part, the SrPerro app is updated for most Spanish cities and has geolocators that will guide you to establishments that are ready to enjoy with your hairball. It is also available in the App Store and Google Play.
ALWAYS PENDING YOUR HEALTH
The new flavors, the exotic delicacies, the dishes with the most delicious aromas… Food is usually one of the greatest pleasures of each and every trip. However, before falling into the temptation to give your pet some of what you are eating, you must make sure it is not bad for your body.
For this, there are various applications that, among other options, tell you what to do and what not to do in terms of care, health and nutrition.
One of them is Dogs: care and education , which works as an encyclopedia of consultation and links the contents that appear on the Animal Expert website , which also has information on cats. This app, available in both Google Play and the App Store, is a good tool to ask any questions.
However, if your animal is sick and it is necessary to take it to the veterinarian, the 11pets app allows you to store all the important information about the animal , such as its chip number or its history to facilitate the work of the health personnel wherever you are.
Another alternative is Wakyma , which also indicates where the closest clinics are.
Also, do not forget that animals do not rest even on vacation. For this reason, it is good to reserve in the planning of the trip moments to play or to do physical activity with pets such as dogs.
Whether you like to run along the edge of the beach and dive into the sea as if you prefer to stroll through the streets of the city, the Dog Walk app allows you to monitor the activity of the can and you can find it on Google Play and for the devices the bitten apple.
Of course, you will not want to miss photos of your trip with your pet, either in the monument par excellence of the city or enjoying a coffee on a terrace.
Therefore, if you are someone who wants to take something more than a good selfie with your pet, Tractive Photos makes it easy for you. This app is a social network for animals, available for Apple devices and for those with Android as an operating system, which allows users to share images with other users.
In fact, thanks to it, you can make your famous pet. Not in vain, every week the most original image will be awarded and all users of the platform will be able to see it. In addition, it allows you to share photos through Facebook, Twitter and other social networks with the idea that all your friends know where you are going.
WITHOUT FEAR OF MISSING
The biggest fear of those who take their pets on a trip is that they get lost in the least carelessness. The good thing is that, in the middle of the technological age, you can find applications to locate your dog if it is lost.
One of the most complete is Whistle. Thanks to a device of 30 dollars (25 euros at the current exchange rate) that you will have to place on your dog’s collar, you will be able to know at all times where it isthanks to an application installed on your mobile. Also, if you leave an area that you have marked while going alone for a walk, an alert will warn you of the danger.
However, if you accidentally lose your pet, the technology also proposes a solution. Without going any further, the Wizapet platform is for owners of lost pets to put an alert accompanied by a photo located on a map , at the specific point where the animal was lost. The Civil Guard itself recommended from its Twitter account the use of this tool, in which it is possible to offer rewards for whoever finds, wherever we are, our best animal friend.
THE EXCLUSIVE AIRBNB FOR DOGS
However, there are other times when you can not choose who accompanies you on the trip or that it is impossible to take a pet with you. Luckily, you no longer have to leave the animal at the neighbor’s house or ask a friend for the favor, but there are places designed for pets , which will make the farewells less bitter.
Dogbuddy is a website that connects pet owners with users willing to stay with your pet and pet nurseries near your home. In this way, it is easy to find a reliable home for your pet on the days you are absent.
Not in vain, the app allows users to give their assessment of each home, which helps you find the perfect place for your dear friend to also change the air and enjoy the holidays.
In short, thanks to technology, travel with pets (or, in specific cases, without them) is much simpler.
For now, what has not been invented is an app that awakens us every day with the same energy and impetus that your pet enjoys early in the morning. Until then, we will have to enjoy seeing so much vitality in our best animal friend.