Backpacking with your cat is an amazing experience as well as a challenge for pet owners. The popularity in backpacking with cats has dramatically increased in Europe and USA. People are realising that cats also need to see the outside and explore the nature.
Here are our best tips for going backpacking with a cat on an adventure:
|Train your cat to be familiar with the backpack
|Don't force or cage your cat in the carrier
|Add a comfy cushion or a blanket inside the cat backpack so your cat feels homy
|Don't ignore your cat Meow's, comfort them.
|Invest in a spacious cat backpack
|Don't sacrifice on the backpack size and quality! Its a long term investment!
|Bring portable water bottle & snacks
|Don't overfeed your cat before a trip
|Take frequent breaks
|Don't visit very busy places on your first trip
|Make sure your cat is vaccinated
|Keep an eye on your cats when they're outside the bag
|Safety is a priority!
|Don't forget to always keep your cat on leash when you take them outside the carrier
|Clean your cat's backpack
|Don't wait too long to go on another trip :D
We hope the tips above will be helpful for you next time you plan a trip with your fluffy friend :)