Author(s): Norm Mort
Dogs on Wheels - travelling with your canine companion takes a look at you, your family, your vehicle, and most importantly your dog, and tells you how to get the most out of travelling with your four-legged friend - whether for five minutes or five hours. Helpful advice, insights into your dog's world, and guidance on choosing the right vehicle are only a part of this comprehensive look at travelling with your dog. Packed with original colour photographs, and containing invaluable information and opinion from veterinarians and an animal behaviourist.
Norm Mort grew-up in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, where everybody seemed to own a dog. Since marrying Sandy - who worked for a veterinary clinic for a number of years - the couple have always had dogs and cats as part of their household. Norm's son and co-author, Andrew Mort, always had a dog sleeping at the bottom of his bed as a child. When Andrew married in 2008, he and his new wife, Cate, had homed a rescue dog within their first week t together. Andrew is a graduate in Fine Arts from the Ontario College of Art & Design (OCAD) in Toronto, and has a Fine Arts degree from York University, Toronto. A freelance photographer, his photographs have also been published in eight books on various topics over the past three years. This is Norm and Andrew's first dog book together, following a long collaboration on car and truck books.
Choosing the proper vehicle for yourself and your dog Accessories/fittings available for transporting your dog The Dos and Don'ts in Travel - Safety in Transit A Dog's Psyche when Travelling - The Joys, Fears and Phobias Veterinarian Recommendations For Travelling - Food, Medication and Comfort Roadside Breaks -The Hows and Whys Having Fun with your dog when Travelling