Why stroll when you may take the bus? That is precisely what the Alaska-based dog-walking and coaching enterprise, Mo Mountain Mutts, had in thoughts when it launched the ‘pet bus.’
Husband and spouse workforce Lee and Mo Thompson put a novel however sensible spin on selecting up their doggie purchasers by utilizing a pet bus as their mode of transport.
However that is no atypical bus. Apart from its lovable four-legged passengers, the bus has security harnesses made particularly for canine.
Every canine additionally has an assigned seat, and it’s chosen for the canine based mostly on its age, character, and conduct.
In response to Mo, there are particular areas within the bus which might be higher suited to senior canine and youthful canine.
For example, they assign senior canine to seats close to the entrance, whereas the youthful canine get seated in a nook referred to as the ‘licky pet nook’ as a result of that’s the place they often mess around and lick one another.
Round 40 canine are a part of Mo Mountain Mutts’ playgroup. As soon as the canine get on board, they sniff round and greet fellow canine passengers like they have been educated to do. After which they get harnessed to their seat.
Normally, Mo or Lee, relying on who’s on obligation, will do a fast obedience drill, after which they’re given treats for good conduct. However to be rewarded with treats, just like the complimentary rooster liver, the canine should keep on their seats till they attain their vacation spot.
Every canine, all 12 of them, does the identical factor after getting picked up from their homes. Lee and Mo have these off-leash pack walks 3 times a day, with Lee taking cost of the morning walks and Mo main the afternoon trails.
In terms of selecting the places for the walks, Mo fastidiously picks them based mostly on the climate circumstances and the canine within the pack.
On sizzling days, they choose a spot with a water supply so the canine can have a fast drink. When the roads are icy, they skip the inclines. If they’ve a big group of canine, they keep away from blind spots and tight corners. Or if there’s a pet within the pack, they often simply stroll on flat floor.
However Mo ensures all of the canine have path coaching and temperament testing earlier than she lets them go off-leash. She desires to advertise ‘good doggy residents.’
Whereas Mo Mountain Mutts focuses on obedience and secure conduct, Mo stated in addition they encourage playful and messy enjoyable and permit canine simply to be canine.
In response to Mo, she began posting images of the canine on social media as ‘class images’ for his or her canine dad and mom to get pleasure from. After which, from there, their little pet bus simply took off, and other people on the web simply can’t get sufficient of it.
Suffice it to say their lovable and hilarious canine purchasers are taking the web by storm. In truth, one in every of their TikTok movies has been seen over 50 million occasions.
Within the video, the pet bus collects the canine in entrance of their homes. They confidently board the bus on their very own after which discover their seats. (In the event you suppose that’s cute, take a look at these canine boarding their doggy college bus after daycare!)
What makes the movies even funnier is how Mo and Lee use the PA system within the bus to introduce their four-legged passengers as they board.
Mo Mountain Mutts additionally presents digital and in-person coaching, socialization classes, and solo walks, to call a number of. It’s really a dream for this couple, who nonetheless can’t imagine they’re doing it for a dwelling.
Try the lovable video of those canine boarding the well-known doggie bus under:
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