Keeping pets is not just about housing and feeding them as their health is defined in more ways than that. Of course, most pet owners would resort to a vet in any health threatening cases for their pets but all good owners must be prepared to tackle situations on their own in emergencies. Hence, no matter what the pet, it is good practise to obtain any pet medication or tools from vets as well as advice on using them as you never know when your dog might get into a fight with a stray or your cat get some bad injuries while exploring some rough areas.
For the concerned pet owner nowadays, pet care products such as grooming products, pet medication and tools of aid are easily available online. This is useful as you can have a greater insight of what products there are available instead of when shopping at a vet or a pet store where you can only analyze the available stock of products. Usually, good sites will provide lots of tips and advice to go along with the products that they are selling, some of them which can make you a better pet owner than you already are. Your pets will definitely say yes to that if they could speak.
When having pets, it is always important to consider their wellbeing when travelling away from home. The first obvious decision to make is whether to bring the pet along or to leave it at home. Naturally, you would have to get someone to help take care of it should you leave it at home and you always need to analyze all the circumstances you need to adhere to if you are travelling with it. Either way requires a similar preparation which is to have enough food, common pet meds in case of emergencies or accidents, any relevant tools, kits or toys to keep the pet occupied and so forth.