We all love our pets, but taking them around with us on our travels isn’t the easiest thing in the world. The good news is more of of us are taking our pets with us on holidays and to meet that demand there are dog carriers out there can help ease the process of traveling with smaller pets.
There are quite a few things to consider when you’re looking to buy dog carriers with safety being chief among the considerations. Comfort, convenience, function and brand reputation should also be at the top of the list when shopping pet carriers.
Depending on the size of your pet and the type of journey that lies ahead, there are a number of options online that dog owners have given a big cyber stamp of approval.
Refinery 29 put together a top ten list of dog carriers for small dogs based on the opinions of pet parents in the US who are committed to finding and recommending the best of the best when it comes to all things pets.
Below is the list. (Images: Refinery 29)
- The Airline Approved Option(Sherpa Original Deluxe Pet Carrier, $40.49, available at Chewy).
2. The Cozy Carrier. (PetAmi Deluxe Pet Carrier Backpack, $39.99, available at Amazon.
3. The Tote. (Tucker Murphy Pet Travel Tote Pet Carrier, $24.99, available at Wayfair.)
4. The Shoulder-Friendly Style (EliteFieldSoft Sided Pet Carrier, $29.99, available at Amazon.
5. The Pouch. Outward Hound PoochPouch Front Dog Carrier, $14.99, available at Chewy.
6. The Easy-Access Option. FriscoBasic Pet Carrier, $22.98, available at Chewy.
7. The Top Loader. (FriscoTwo Door Top Load Plastic Kennel, $28.47, available at Chewy.
8. The Always on the Go Option. (Good2GoUltimate Pet Carrier, $30.00, available at Petco.
9. The Convertible Style. (Pet GearI-GO2 Traveler Backpack & Rolling Pet Carrier, $47.99, available at Chewy.
10. The Taylor Swift Inspired Option (built for cats). Blitzwolf Space Capsule Backpack,
$42.00$39.99, available at Amazon.