Dogs were transported by railway, water transport on trucks and planes. During the traffic increases the risk of disease of dogs common cold and infectious diseases, as well as mechanical injuries. That is why the transport of dogs require more attention. Whatever mode of transport or transporting dogs, they must first be examined by a veterinary specialist. Sick dogs, and not particularly wealthy by infectious diseases to the carriage should not be allowed. Veterinary legislation requires that the animals were transported in stock certificates from the local veterinary authorities about the welfare of these animals for infectious diseases. In the absence of such permits loading of dogs in cars, ships and planes are not allowed. For 2 hours before loading the dog must be fed, watered and then the bladder is empty.
By train dogs can be transported in baggage and passenger cars, as well as in freight cars, specially fitted to carry dogs. A baggage car without passengers carrying only a small number of dogs and the relatively short distance from the calculation that the dogs on the road do not have to feed, drink, and that they could suffer from the scarcity of clean air. Especially this must be borne in mind in the summer. Transportation of dogs in the baggage cars produced in cells or special baskets. If the dogs are not transported in cages, they should be wearing muzzles reliable and strong leashes for a leash.
In passenger cars carrying dogs in counselors (conductors) and in small quantities. Dogs are transported in muzzles and no more than two dogs are well paired with a counselor for the convenience of monitoring and care for dogs.
large number of dogs are transported in specially provided for this purpose freight cars. Particular attention should be paid as cars and their equipment. The cars assigned to the transportation of dogs must be thoroughly cleaned and disinfected. Floors, walls, roofs, doors and hatches must carefully inspect and require troubleshooting, if any, will be detected. In the cars should not be any gaps or protruding nails.
Special equipment of wagons is that they at half height of the car satisfied with bunks to accommodate dogs in two tiers. Bunks should be a tightly adjacent to each other boards, to urine from the upper tier is not flowing to the bottom. Each car is placed not more than 28 dogs. In order to avoid the mud, especially in the distribution of food, it is desirable to re haul each dog in a separate cage. In the absence of such opportunities dog tightly tied to a special ring, screwed into the floor and the bed and positioned in such a way that dogs do not have to squabble. On the evil dogs wear muzzles.
In the winter, cars should be provided with furnace installations, and the dogs – the litter. Substrate should be given to dogs in the warm season, unless the transportation is designed more than a day. When loading into wagons loaded first dogs on the plank, and then on the floor of the car. This creates a much greater ease of loading. Every dog should be a set of items for the care and feeding, namely: brush, comb, comb, cloth, feeding, and poylushka. To dogs do not catch cold in the way and you could not jump, hatches and wagons zasetchivayut kept open only with the right side of the train. Winter hatches curtain warmed curtains. The doors of cars during the train must always be closed. Open can only be parked, after checking the reliability of the leash dogs.
To accompany the dogs during transport and care for them emit counselors (conductor) at the rate of three per car. One of them must be constantly in the car with the dogs, the rest can be accommodated in other cars and come only at sites for cleaning, feeding and vygulivaniya dogs. In the carriages, which carry the dogs, should observe a constant purity. Feces, urine and garbage is removed from the dogs immediately in one corner of the car or a special box so that at the nearest stop to put them in a designated landfill site. Fire prevention in the cars must comply with all rigor. In summer it is very important to make sure that the car does not overheat and that it was not stuffy. In addition to the open hatch, good for the sling several times a day, the walls and roofs of cars with water. During long-term traffic in the summer is useful to absorb iron roofs of cars and watering the grass with water. Clean the dogs once a day. Feed the dogs on the road should be two times a day and drink – at least three times in the winter and six times in the summer.
When transporting a large consignment of dogs and long-range desirable to bring not only the products needed to feed the dogs the entire way, but the soup kitchen or a pot for cooking food. For feeding the dogs on the road without cooking food can use the feed mixtures and biscuits, to simplify the preparation of food, as well as bread, milk, soup from the buffet at the stations. Need daily walking their dogs, which used the stop at the stations. If the duration of stops can not even walk all the dogs, they are walking alternately. It is necessary to make sure that walking a dog had no contact with other people’s dogs or cats. Nor can we allow dogs in the way of communication with outsiders.
The carriage of dogs on the courts they should be placed only on the deck. In this small livestock dogs on leashes allowed to carry a conductor or on a leash to a sustainable place. A large stock of dogs are best transported in the cells.
Care and feeding of dogs transported on ships, organized according to the rules that were set for the transport of dogs by rail.
Dogs are transported in vehicles along with the counselors. Standard placement on polutoratonnuyu vehicle 12 counselors with dogs. Counselors at the same time are placed on the sides. When carried in vehicles on the road dogs are not fed. When re sleigh takes a few hours, every two hours, arrange Stop for 10-15 minutes, during which the dogs are walking.
The aircraft can carry dogs on leashes or in accompanying or in cells. Dogs on the road not fed. For long-haul flights at airports, where there are intermediate landing, dogs are fed and are walking.
After lengthy transport trucks and airplanes dogs need a long rest.