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For Customers » Pet Shipping · Updated June 14, 2024

5 Best Pet Transportation Alternatives to Animal Land Pet Movers

When it comes to moving with pets, ensuring their safety, comfort, and well-being during transit is very important. There are many pet transportation companies on the market, with varying degrees of quality.

For Customers » Pet Shipping · Updated April 15, 2024

How Safe is Transporting a Dog Long Distance?

Traveling with a dog can be overwhelming. For many pet owners, the idea of spending hours — or even days — in the car with an animal is stressful. You may have questions about how to transport your dog safely and comfortably. Is your computer frozen because you have a million tabs open because you

Trista R Teegarden, an animal-loving driver from CitizenShipper, posing with three dogs in a field.

For Customers » Pet Shipping · Updated May 29, 2024

Finding the Best Dog Transport Companies

All right! You’re feeling good, you got hired for a new job, but there’s one downside. It’s located in another state. That means you have to pack up your life and move on to a new destination. There are so many things that involve moving — packing everything, getting your furniture out of your old

A man is holding a parrot.

Animal Transport » For Drivers · Updated February 23, 2024

Know the Requirements: USDA Announces New AWA Standards for Birds

In February 2023, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced new standards to the Animal Welfare Act (AWA). These new standards provide guidelines for birds not bred for use in research; birds were previously not covered at all under the AWA.

A woman demonstrating Pet Relocation Services by affectionately kissing her dog near a red car.

Animal Transport » For Drivers · Updated December 12, 2023

Pet Transport Jobs Available For You To Apply Now!

If you love being around animals and exploring every corner of the United States, a career as a pet transport professional may be perfect for you! There are many ways to break into the pet transport industry, but the easiest and most lucrative is joining the CitizenShipper marketplace. Unlike other animal transportation gigs, you’ll be

A woman stands next to a black horse, possibly in an animal transport job.

Air Nannies » Animal Transport · Updated October 03, 2023

Animal Transport Jobs Hiring Now In The United States

Now that you’ve done your research on animal transporting and feel like you have all the right equipment — you’re wondering to yourself, “What’s the next step?” While you can start applying for a position with traditional animal transportation companies, you may find yourself frustrated by how difficult it can be to break into these

Pug, concrete

For Customers » Pet Shipping · Updated February 12, 2024

What Dog Breeds are Restricted From Flying Cargo?

So you’re moving across the country but aren’t sure how to get your dog to your new home. Many people assume the only way to get a dog transported long distance is through the air. After all, it seems like the fastest way to get from point A to point B. But did you know

Use these tips for increasing the income of your hotshot trucking business.

For Drivers » Hot Shot · Updated August 21, 2023

Double the Profits of Your Hotshot Trucking Business with 5 Simple Steps!

So you’ve been working as a hotshot truck driver for some time now and you’re ready to take your business to the next level. You have the communication and driving skills, plus the motivation and work ethic to get it done. Unfortunately, you’re at a loss — what tricks and techniques can you use to

A startup hotshot trucking business carrying boxes on the back of their truck.

For Drivers » Hot Shot · Updated August 21, 2023

Comprehensive Guide: How to Start a Hotshot Trucking Business

There are many reasons why professional drivers opt to start a hotshot trucking business. First of all, there’s a low barrier to entry because start-up costs are lower — it’s certainly easier to purchase a Class 3 to 5 truck than investing in a heavy duty Class 7 tractor trailer. It also eliminates the need