Hitting the road with Fido? AAA offers discounts on travel bags, toys, and other items for your pooch.
Mountainsmith K-9 Cube Dog Travel Bag
Medication and blankets, food and water—pets, too, can have extensive packing lists. Keep it all organized with this durable multicompartment kit. It includes collapsible food and water dishes that attach with velcro to an eating mat. There’s also a top pocket for plastic bags and even a soft flying disc. $45 at AAA.com/ebags. Price includes member savings of 25 percent.
Snoozer Pet Safety Harness and Adapter
Pets, like people, must buckle up. This ballistic nylon safety harness, which clicks into seat belt buckles, has been crash tested for up to 30 pounds at 30 mph. Remember: the backseat is the safest spot for road-tripping pups. $49.95 from brookstone at AAA.com/discounts. Get $5 off any purchase over $99. Use code aaa5.
Planet Dog Wood Chuck and Orbee-Tuff RecycleBALL
Dogs need to stay active on the road. This 45-inch ball tosser was named a top dog toy by Good Morning America, Dog Fancy magazine, and others. The hollow ball is made of thermoplastic elastomer, a more durable, bouncy, and chewable material than regular rubber. The tosser is made of sustainable bamboo and reused cork. $24.95 at AAA.com/target. Get $10 off any purchase of $100 or more.
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This article was first published in March 2013. Some facts may have aged gracelessly. Please call ahead to verify information.