A growing number of cat owners are taking their cats with them when they drive. Depending on the cat, these car excursions can either be fun and exciting or frightening and horrifying. That’s why the number one rule when traveling with a cat is to make sure the cat wants to travel with you.

Besides the cat’s own willingness, you should only travel with a cat by car if you can safely keep the cat inside the car and insure that the cat won’t get motion sickness. By following general guidelines, you can make sure your cat can safely travel with you in the car no matter where you might go.

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