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Bubble Life – Guest Contributor
Aug 3 @ 10:20 am

 

Between packing and transporting all of your belongings, the moving process can be quite stressful, and that’s without the added stress of moving with pets.

In fact, with nearly 70% of Americans owning a pet, it’s an issue most of us deal with at some time or another. Of pet owners, 70% have dogs and 45% have cats. Those are a lot of furry friends to consider when you are moving to a new home.

While you are busy getting things in order for your big move, you can’t overlook how this change can also affect Fido or Fluffy. It is important for you to take your pet’s health into consideration and develop a plan of action that will make this move easy for all involved.

Are you moving states and want to know the regulations on pets? Check out our state-by-state guide. Also, check out our tips on moving with dogs in particular.