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For some, traveling with a companion animal is essential. We focus on changes in rules and regulations and here’s the latest news and changes:
Airlines that allow snub nose breed Dogs and Cats In Cabin, Checked Baggage or Cargo include United, Southwest, Lufthansa, KLM, Alaska Air, Copa, Korean Air.
Preparing your pet for crate travel requires you to start at least one month in advance by…
Yes, airlines often prohibit or cancel existing bookings for pets flying in cargo or checked baggage hold when temperatures at the airport are, or expected to be, above 29C/85F or below 7C/45F.
Here are my tips from years of international travel, sometimes with my furry friends.
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As of January 2021,to fly with Service Animals, Airlines may require that Service Animals must be Dogs, you must present a DOT Attestation form up to 48 hours in advance, fit in the seat footprint, remain on a leash and travelers are limited to 2 service Dogs, you may check-in online. What Proof or DocumentsContinue reading “Flying with a Service Animal”
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To fly with your pet to Hawaii, your pet needs a Health Certificate & Import Permit, Microchip, Rabies Vaccine, Rabies Titer Test, (excludes British Isles, Australia, Guam, New Zealand) and Tick Treatment. Hawaii has quarantine requirements. You pet may qualify for the 5-day or less release program.
For travel with pets, most countries require a pet microchip. This is where a Veterinarian records your Pet’s vaccination and identification information including regular vaccinations, Rabies, Titer test results, name and description. Although the US has no law requiring microchips for identification, it is mandatory for most travel.
US State Department makes Travel Easier for Pet Parents Passports, that little blue book we US travelers hold so dear. It holds all those coveted stamps from the countries we have traveled so far with the hope and goal to add so many more! We use it as our primary, sometimes only Identification of whoContinue reading “Transgender Travel with Pets Gets Easier”
Here are some of the best amenities international airports provide that pets and their companions can genuinely enjoy.
Yes, with proper training your ESA can become a Trained Service animal allowing your animal to travel in cabin free of charge. There are no certification requirements. Airlines cannot deny your service animal based on breed but they are allowed to restrict service animals to Dogs and deny boarding based on behavior.
Airlines recognize only Dogs as Service Animals.
Once you know if and how your pet can travel, you can choose your airline and begin preparing for the trip with a health check-up, vaccinations and selection of an approved carrier and supplies.
When airlines cancel your flight with no viable alternative, you are entitled to a refund. If the airline makes a “Significant Change” you can negotiate for a more convenient departure time, a route with a shorter layover, or fewer connecting flights. Whether the change is a Cancelation, a Voluntary or Involuntary change determines your compensation.