Traveling with a blind dog any advice

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My girlfriend just got a pup he can't see well and we think he'll eventually go blind does anyone have any advice about traveling with a blind dog or if it's even possible. Anything advice helps. Thanks a lot
 

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Oy vey - here goes with some impractical César Millan-derived advice: get her/him a companion. Years ago, I worked on a house in preparation for an episode featuring a blind dog; initially, the owner wasn't even aware the dog was blind - the dog wouldn't go up or down stairs (this was a crazy hillside place in Hollywood with hundreds of steep steps). Anyway, César determined the dog was blind - an able-sighted canine buddy was all it took.
I realize it's totally impractical, but I wish you the best of luck nevertheless
 

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this aint what you wanna hear but um, that aint a good look. for the pups safety and ya'lls also thats just not a good idea.
 

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It depends on how you travel.. if you rv around the country then a blind pup is no problem. If you hop freight i really think pup should stay home where its safe. Does he navigate by bumping or is his sight good enough to see objects in his path?
 
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It depends on how you travel.. if you rv around the country then a blind pup is no problem. If you hop freight i really think pup should stay home where its safe. Does he navigate by bumping or is his sight good enough to see objects in his path?
. He can see just not very well but we think he will eventually lose his sight
 

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Please forgive me if this comes off as harsh, but are you a canine opthalmologist? I'm wondering how you arrived at your prognosis. Seriously - I'm not trying to be a jerk.
 

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