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Testing has shown that an animal's respiration, heart rate and temperature all drop under sedation.
Animals also become dehydrated [source: Amarpal], James Cargo].
30 tablets of 2mg melatonin (circadin) for (according to MIMS), which is pretty expensive.
I don't think it's listed under the PBS yet, hence the price.
All told, traveling with your pet shouldn't be any different than traveling alone or with other family members.
On travel day, put your pet's favourite blanket or toy into the carrier to help calm it."The problem with emotional support dogs as opposed to service dogs is that they don't really have any training for what they do because all they do is comfort you with their presence.""They're not always the best-behaved animals," Morris says laughingly.Bottom line: don't try to get your dog, or any other animal, aboard a flight as your emotional support pet because it almost certainly won't work."Get [your pet] used to driving in cars," Morris says.
"Make it a positive experience by giving them a treat or reward," and make sure to take lots of little trips with your pet before the big travel day."I'd recommend some Benadryl or Gravol, something that a lot of people take before long flights."In extreme cases, vets can prescribe anti-anxiety medication like Xanax.To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, first and last names will appear with each submission to CBC/Radio-Canada's online communities (except in children and youth-oriented communities). By submitting a comment, you accept that CBC has the right to reproduce and publish that comment in whole or in part, in any manner CBC chooses.