10. And eventually, on the open highway with Ziggy, Polly and Tucker.
Many long-distance truckers, who’re generally months away from house, carry companions alongside. Canines, cats, birds, pigs, even a hedgehog and a monkey have turned up at truck stops throughout the U.S. Above, Ziggy, a blue heeler, will get treats.
Most firms don’t complain concerning the on-the-road pets, and a few even encourage them, as a result of happier drivers usually tend to stick round. Frank Wehmeyer and his two canines have traveled to the entire decrease 48 states, plus Alaska and Canada. Sarah Giles, who travels with a pair of canines and a inexperienced parakeet named Bonnie, stated, “Slightly happiness increase will get you thru” the lengthy drive.
Hope your weekend is stuffed with companionship.