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How to Help Your Pet Acclimate After Your Move to Houston



Anytime you move to a different home with a pet in tow, you can expect it to take them some time to acclimate to their new environment. So it’s not hard to imagine how challenging it can be for a pet to warm up to an entirely new city after a relocation.


Fortunately, there are things you can do to help them through the process. If you’re planning to move to Houston, or you’ve already moved here, consider these tips and resources for helping your pet settle in smoothly:


Start with the Home

Transitioning from one home environment to another takes some planning, even just in preparing your home to sell. Then focus on getting Fido comfortable in the new space, since that is where they will be spending most of their time.


How to Keep Pets Stress-Free During a Move

Checklist for Getting a House Ready to Sell

Getting Your Dog into a Routine


Explore the Area

Once your pet is settling in at home, hit the town to experience some of the local businesses, parks, and so on.


Best Dog-Friendly Restaurants in Houston

Dog Parks in Houston Dog-Friendly Houston Activities

Learn About Local Services

Getting to know essential pet services in the area will make it easier to keep your pet healthy and happy while you’re getting settled.


KW Walkers Provides Top-Notch Dog Walking and Pet Sitting Services

7 Best Houston Veterinarians

Directory of Pet Stores in Houston


Know Who to Call in Emergency Situations

It’s also important to learn what local services will respond on short notice when the safety or comfort of your pet and home are in question.


Do Your Carpets Need Cleaning After a Big Pet Mess?

Need a Handyman Stat After Your Dog Chewed Through the Fence?

Dishwasher Spring a Leak at 2:00 A.M.?


Moving to a new city can be especially stressful for pets. Make it a smoother experience for your pet by helping them acclimate to the new home, taking them to explore the city, and getting to know the local services available. In no time, you and your pet will be settled and happy in the great city of Houston!


By Cindy Aldridge

info@ourdogfriends.org


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