Welcome to CitizenShipper’s blog, where we provide helpful content for customers using our shipping marketplace. Whether you’re new to CitizenShipper or a returning customer, our articles explain how our platform works and highlight the benefits of using our service for your shipping needs.

CitizenShipper is a shipping marketplace connecting drivers with customers who need to transport hard-to-ship items such as pets, motorcycles, cars, boats, and freight. Our platform enables drivers to compete against each other, resulting in cost savings for our customers.

Our platform is ideal for customers who need to ship items locally or long-distance. All of our drivers undergo pre-screening and verification, giving you peace of mind that your items are in safe hands. We also provide feedback from previous customers to help you choose the right driver for your needs.

To get started, simply post your shipping request for free and receive bids from our verified drivers within minutes. You’ll be able to compare prices and find the best deal. With CitizenShipper, you can enjoy safe and stress-free shipping.

A pet wearing a santa hat peeking out of a car.

For Customers » Pet Shipping · Updated January 16, 2024

How Do You Ship a Pet?

The best way to ship your pet depends on several factors. Some things you must consider are your pet’s age, its health and breed, your budget, the timeframe you have in mind and the risks involved with each option. Here is a guide to get you started!

Airline policies, flying with pets.

For Customers · Updated February 23, 2024

Flying With Pets: What Airline Policies You Should Know

Traveling with a pet can be a rewarding experience and can even help reduce stress during the journey. But before you book your ticket, make sure that the airline you’re flying with allows pets onboard. Pets may not always be allowed in the cabin, so it’s important to do your research and understand the airline’s

Step-by-step guide for dog transportation across the country.

For Breeders » For Customers · Updated April 17, 2024

A Step-by-Step Guide to Transporting Your Dog Across the Country

If you’re about to move long distances and own a pet, you undoubtedly plan to bring her along with you. Pets are our family members after all! However, unlike humans, it can be logistically challenging to transport a dog long-distance. If you need to know more about transporting your dog across the country, we can

What's the cheapest way to ship a pet?

For Customers » Pet Shipping · Updated February 23, 2024

What is the Cheapest Way to Ship a Pet?

The thought of shipping a pet can be daunting for most pet owners. The pet transport process is complicated and even worse, can be very expensive. Making it even more difficult is a lack of information about the cheapest way to transport a pet so you’re probably wondering how much does it cost? The cheapest

A woman is hugging a young girl on a sidewalk while discussing how to ship animals to another state.

For Breeders » For Customers · Updated April 17, 2024

These are the Airlines That Fly Pets Unaccompanied in 2024

Since the Wright Brothers invented the airplane in the early 1900s, technology has advanced air travel so that we can now travel all over the world much faster than before. Air travel is the fastest way to go from Point A to Point B, and sometimes it can be the cheapest. It’s also really popular.

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For Breeders » For Customers · Updated January 16, 2024

How Much Does Pet Courier Service Cost?

You have been researching pet transport for a while now because got a new job across the country. Now you have to make all the arrangements for your big move and come across the term “pet courier service.” Now, you’re probably wondering what that is. A pet courier service is a company that takes care

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For Breeders » For Customers · Updated January 16, 2024

Everything You Need to Know Before Moving Out of State with a Dog

Moving out of state with a dog comes with its own set of unique challenges. While we see our pets as our fur babies, their needs differ from us humans. It’s easy to get sucked into the vastness of the internet when researching pet advice. Everyone’s pet has their unique quirks, that’s what makes them

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For Breeders » For Customers · Updated January 29, 2024

What’s The Cheapest Way to Transport a Dog?

Traveling with your beloved pup can be expensive. You are dealing with the cost of moving yourself, and boom! There’s Fido’s to think of as well. Whether you are driving or flying, transporting your pup can add up. And for most pet parents, finding the cheapest way to transport a dog is at the top

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For Breeders » For Customers · Updated January 16, 2024

Everything You Need To Know About Dog Transport

Moving your pet to a new location requires meticulous attention and incredible logistics. Whether using air or ground transportation, there are several aspects to consider for your pet’s safety and the overall cost. Hiring a professional dog transportation service can help you manage logistics, taking stress off your shoulders.

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For Breeders » For Customers · Updated March 07, 2024

Pet Transport Cost Calculator: How Much Will it Cost to Ship My Pet?

Planning for a big trip or a new move can be difficult, especially when arranging pet transport. And you’re not alone in this pet transport process, in a survey by the American Pet Products Association (APPA), they found that 37% of animal owners travel with their pets each year. Finding a reliable pet transport cost