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Inspecting the Kennel - Kennel Size

The kennel must be large enough that the animal can easily stand up, turn around, sit erect, and lie down in a natural position.

The kennel should be large for the dog ____.

A) and a bag of dog food.

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B) to jump easily for exercise

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C) to stand up

Correct!  The dog must be able to stand up and turn around.

The lessons below are designed for pet owners who are planning to travel with their dogs and airport personnel who have the responsibility of accepting dogs for air travel. After reviewing this lesson, you will understand the factors that can improve the safety of dogs during air travel. To learn how to plan for the safety of your dog during air travel: 1) read the instructions online, 2) watch the movie, or 3) view the practice activities below.

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