Mike (previously posted on this transport) and I have talked about working a "2-way" relay.
The Plan: Mike would be willing to pass thru DFW to pick up a sheep dog and then we would swap dogs in West TX. Mike would head home with the Chow.
I would bring the sheep dog back to Tucson for an overnight (our cats have graciouly offered their "cat yard" (dog run with a top) for an overnight stay. I would then take the dog to Cottonwood the next AM. This is now waiting on the San Diego-Tucson leg...for the Chow. Two dogs, one trip