Well adjusted dogs are perfectly capable of taking a week or two vacation somewhere
else without distress. The trick is that they must be comfortable with the other place
and the other people beforehand. You start with short stays away and gradually
lengthen. That way the dogs don't worry about being abandoned.
Friends and relatives who already have dog skills, and have time, are best.
I'll ask my brother for tips -- he's an animal behaviorist, specializing in dogs and wolves.
The "Black Death" of the 14th century killed half the population of Europe and Asia.
Please blah, blah, blah.
The life you save may be mine. Thank you!