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A CitizenShipper is sitting in a car with a husky dog, engaged as a Pet Transporter.

Driver Interviews » For Drivers · Updated January 16, 2024

Driver Interview: Bertha O’s Never-Ending Vacation

This month on driver interviews, we bring you Bertha Ovalle, an early retiree enjoying the snowbird lifestyle. Based in Texas, she travels the northern states in the summer, the southern in winter, reuniting pets with their owners along the way. Find animal-loving drivers like Bertha on CitizenShipper’s dog transportation marketplace.

For Customers » For Drivers · Updated January 16, 2024

Hurricane Ida Humanitarian/Relief

  As Hurricane Ida devastates the Gulf coast, relief efforts are already underway for the battered residents suffering from flooding, power loss, and a host of other problems. At CitizenShipper we want to help in any way we can.  We understand that in times of emergencies getting relief both in and out of affected areas

For Customers » Household Items · Updated January 16, 2024

How to Choose a Piano Moving Insurance?

Pianos are beautiful instruments that are used to create some of the world’s most popular music. But they are also heavy, bulky, and fragile. So if you need to move a piano from one place to another – it’s important, not to make it essential that you have piano moving insurance. Here are the basics

A dog receives pet first aid from a veterinarian.

For Drivers » Pet Health · Updated January 17, 2024

First Aid Basics for Pet Transporters | CitizenShipper

  Keeping your pet well and healthy is the core of your job as a pet carrier. To do so, most importantly, you should keep in mind that you don’t know the pet. With every new pet that you’re transporting, you have to try intensely to get to know them to identify irregularities in their

For Customers » Freight Shipping · Updated January 17, 2024

What is FOB? What does it mean in the Shipping Industry? | Citizenshipper

FOB is a term in the shipping industry, which is a short version for Free On Board. Historically it described the transfer of title and liability from buyer to seller and was used just for goods transported by sea. Since then, the term has expanded, and FOB includes all transportation types, and it’s important to

For Customers » Pet Shipping · Updated January 16, 2024

How To Choose The Right Travel Kennel For Your Dog? | CitizenShipper

It doesn’t matter if you’re traveling by air or land if you’re transporting your dog yourself or with a professional’s help – to own an appropriate travel kennel is crucial to keep your and your furry friend safe and comfortable during a trip. It can feel tempting to put your dog in the back of

24/7 shipping » For Customers · Updated February 23, 2024

What is Cargo Insurance? Few Basics Things You Need to Know

You want your cargo to have as much insured as possible. You don’t want to end up receiving your goods damaged and not being able to get the money in an amount that would actually cover the occurred damages. Every carrier has carrier liability coverage. Yet, carrier liability coverage is very limited. Typically, it is

Apartment Moves » Cheap Shipping · Updated January 16, 2024

3 Cheapest Long-Distance Moving Options | CitizenShipper

So you need to move long-distance, and while you’re thinking about your options, you’re also considering the impact on your pocket this venture will have. You want to know your choices when it comes to saving a buck or two, and when it comes to long-distance moving, a buck or two easily translates into several

A boat is being towed by a rented trailer.

Boat Shipping » For Customers · Updated January 16, 2024

Everything You Need to Know About Boat Trailer Rental | CitizenShipper

You just bought a new vessel, and now you have to transport it from the seller to your local waters. Are you wondering where to get a trailer from? What type of trailer you should get? Purchasing a trailer can be very expensive — if you don’t move your boat regularly, it might be an

For Customers » Vehicle Shipping · Updated January 16, 2024

2 Types of Trailer for ATV Shipping | Picking the Right Trailer for your ATV

  All-terrain Vehicles (ATV) can be of great fun when driven over picturesque landscapes, exploring hidden parts of a chosen excursion scenery. On the other hand, there are plenty of situations where ATVs can be used in a practical manner. These more utilitarian applications include on farms, for hunting and camping, and for search and