The Top 7 Dog Travel Accessories You Need in 2021

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Traveling is a great experience, and traveling with your dog can be even more rewarding. Dogs make great travel companions, and they will love to explore new sites and smells. But, Dogs like to follow routines, so being organized and helping them with anxiety can make your trip go more smoothly.

Whether you’re going camping, on a road trip, or flying to another state, you’ll want to make sure you have everything your pet might need on the journey. Here is a list of some items you may not have thought about that can help make your trip even more enjoyable.

1. Dog Travel Bag

By Spiffy N Scruff

Ditch those plain old plastic bags that easily tear or break, now your own dog has its own suitcase. Pack and organize all your furry best friends’ travel essentials. Traveling via plane, car, and train just got easier.

The Spiffy N Scruff bag comes with two lined carriers for food or treats, two dishwasher-safe collapsible silicone bowls for food and water. Big enough even for large dogs!

The bag is designed to meet most airline carry-on requirements. With lots of pockets for easy access to your pet’s belongings, plus a removable divider inside to help keep everything neat and tidy.

And for your convenience, the removable shoulder strap easily adjusts for a comfortable fit. The attached luggage sleeve makes it easy to slip the tote through your suitcase’s pull-up handle. This bag is best suited for medium to large traveling furry friends!

What We Love About It

  • This bag is easy to clean and waterproof
  • Carry-on airline compliant
  • Easy access pockets on every side
  • Easy and convenient feeding with 2 collapsible bowls that holds up to 4 cups
  • Food storage bags that stores up to 25 cups of dry dog food
  • Long lasting. Made from durable materials with oversized zippers.

2. Water Bottle for Dogs

By lesotc

Whether you and your furry friend are traveling by car, train, or plane, camping or just going to the park, both of you need to stay hydrated. If you’re feeling overheated or thirsty, your pet likely feels the same way. When you’re on the move, you might not know when you’ll have access to safe water for you and your pooch again, so it’s best to be prepared ahead of time. The best dog water bottles are portable and lightweight with a large enough capacity to keep your dog hydrated.

What We Love About It

  • Easy to Use
  • No need to bring separate bowl
  • Safe, Non-toxic and BPA free
  • No Leak design

3. Dog Back Seat Cover


Always be ready to bring your lovable furry friend along on all of your car trips with this water-resistant, hammock-style car seat cover. Made of heavy-duty quilted oxford fabric and comfortable PP cotton mat. Keep your car clean and protect your seat, floors from water spills and stains while being comfortable for long road trips. This easy-to-install car seat cover is designed to fit most cars, it also has a non-slip rubber backing so your dog won’t be sliding every time you hit the breaks.

What We Love About It

  • Waterproof for added protection
  • Keeps your dog safe with the anti-slip surface
  • Easy to install
  • Easy to clean

4. Pet First Aid Kit

By Atlas Survival

Have peace of mind knowing that you are prepared in case of an emergency. This kit is designed specifically with dogs in mind with items not seen in most other kits. This essential first aid kit is stylish and functional, ready to go with you and your furry friend on all your adventures! Got ticks? Scrapes, or sprained ankles? This kit got you covered!

Don’t know pet first aid? It even comes with a pet first aid booklet for information.

What We Love About It

  • It has pet specific items
  • Water resistant bag
  • Highly durable for many years of use

5. Portable Dog Paw Cleaner

By MudBuster

No need to fear your dog’s outdoor adventures again! Now your dog can have all the fun in the mud and sand, without tracking it all in your house or vehicle. The Mudbuster features soft, thick silicone bristles inside an easy-to-grip BPA-free tumbler that works like a miniature agitation washer for his paws. Just fill the tumbler with water, insert his dirty paws, give the tumbler a few twists, and pull out perfectly clean paws. Repeat three more times, dab them dry and you’re good to go! Both the tumbler and bristles are top-rack dishwasher-safe for easy cleaning and sanitizing.

What We Love About It

  • Gentle on paws
  • Cleans in between the pads well
  • Great for even large dogs!

6. Calming Treats for Dogs

By Helopssa

Help your dog managed anxiety with the help of these calming treats. Situations like long road trips, air travel, and trips to the vet can cause stress to your dogs. Helps reduce anxiety, aggression, hyperactivity, and excessive barking. Calm your pet naturally with chamomile and valerian extract, ginger, passionflower, turmeric, and hemp oil. These calming chews are also free of grain, gluten, soy, corn, and sugar.

What We Love About It

  • No artificial chemicals resulting in unwanted side effects
  • Irresistible duck flavor, dogs love these “treats”
  • Helps with minor pain relief

7. Portable Dog Bed

By Chuckit!

Give your furry friend the comfort he deserves with Chuckit! Travel Bed. Whether you’re staying in a hotel, visiting family, or going on a camping trip, you’ll want to bring along a dog bed. Most times the beloved bed your dog uses at home isn’t practical to travel with, so a travel bed is an easy answer. No matter where the road takes you and your pet, the Chuckit! Travel Bed brings comfort.

What We Love About It

  • Portable and easy to pack in it’s stuff sack
  • Durable and built to last
  • Soft, poly-suede, quilted top provides cushion and comfort