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?
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."
Do 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?
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.
After a bad day on the road, they will always love you at night.