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Pet Spotlight: Shih Tzus

Willie, a motorhoming pet 

 

 Molly, RVing dog
Type of pet:
 Dogs

Breed: Shih Tzu

Owners: Harry and Linda Pollard, Columbia, S.C.

FMCA membership number: F272935 (joined FMCA in 2000)

Pets’ names: Willie and Molly

Ages: Willie 2, Molly 5

How often do your pets accompany you on motorhome trips?
On every trip, usually one long trip per year (three to four months) and several short trips (one week to one month).

What type of motorhome do you own?
A 45-foot Holiday Rambler Navigator

What do you like best about motorhoming with your pets?
The way that they allow us to meet people. They want to know everyone in the campground.

Do your pets have any favorite travel destinations?
Anywhere out West.

Was it easy for your pets to adapt to motorhome travel?
Very Easy.

Do your pets have a favorite spots in the motorhome?
Between the driver and passenger seats

What are your pets’ favorite toys?
Small stuffed toys. Willie has one that we call "Little Man."

Motorhoming Shih Tzus owned by FMCA membersDo you have to do anything special to accommodate your pets in your motorhome?
Just make sure they have soft dog beds in the bedroom.

What is your favorite activity to do with your pets while traveling?
Walking

Advice for other motorhomers who travel with pets or are considering traveling with pets:
If you are not traveling with a pet, you are missing out on part of motorhoming.

Other comments:
After a bad day on the road, they will always love you at night.


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