We often try to give our pets the very best. We make comfortable sleeping places for them, buy goodies and toys. This time we will talk about backpacks for pets. Cats and dogs need different types of bags.
And we’ll talk about this difference in the pet backpacks check review.
As a rule, a dog backpack consists of two large pockets with a zipper, in which you can put accessories necessary for traveling with your four-legged friend.
This backpack is lightweight, soft and does not cause discomfort while wearing. It perfectly distributes the load, but be careful not to overload the dog: the total load should not exceed 10% of the weight of your dog. The load must be symmetrical, that is, the mass of the bags in the filled state should be the same.
For the dog to enjoy hiking with a backpack, it must be precisely adjusted on the back of the animal: do not hang out and do not constrain movement when walking, sit tight on the shoulder blades and not overtighten the stomach and chest, do not rub anywhere.
It’s advisable to train the dog in a backpack gradually. At first, the puppy can walk with an empty or very light backpack, then you can gradually increase the load by the age, temperament, physical fitness, and health of the dog.
Backpacks and bags for cats
In this case, backpacks and bags are made to put a cat there, and not put it on him. Also, it is perfect for small dogs, like a mini-vehicle. Bags for cats come in several types:
- carrying bag;
- carrying a sunbed;
- bag carrying lounger.
They differ in the material of which they are made, in shape, cut, design and purpose.
For example, carrying a lounger will be very convenient during hiking on picnics and other gatherings in nature. She will help in transporting the cat on foot, in public transport or car. And directly in nature, carrying a lounger will help protect the cat from parasites, such as ticks and fleas, and in wet weather from dirt.
In the warmer months, it is better to purchase a bag of thinner and lighter material that will allow fresh air to pass through. And for the frosty period, bags made of thick fabric are perfect. They will retain heat inside the carrier and will not allow your cat to freeze during a long walk on the street.
Bags and backpacks for cats and dogs
Bags and backpacks for moving cats have become an indispensable accessory for their owners. They have their differences, but their main similarity is convenience.
A cat backpack is very similar to a standard sports backpack. By placing a cat in it, you will reliably protect your rear, because the cat will see everything that is happening behind you. If your pet belongs to the category of heavyweights, then on the back it will be much easier for you to carry this fluffy load.
There are bags made in the form of sports. The only difference is the presence of transparent inserts, thanks to which the cat does not sit in the dark, but sees everything around. This will help to avoid stress in the animal.
A backpack bag is a carrying option in which a bag is connected to a backpack. You can choose in what form to use it.