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Driver Interviews » For Drivers · Updated January 26, 2024

Driver Interviews: Former Screaming Eagle Kevin Chadwick Traverses 48 states in 40 days

Continuing our series of Driver Interviews, we got in touch with Kevin Chadwick of Teacher’s Pet Logistics, a Texas-based shipping outfit. A veteran of the 101st Airborne Division, Kevin has worked as a trucker for a few years after leaving the Army back in 1997. He has since finished college and is now a physics


For Drivers » Interviews · Updated January 16, 2024

Meet the team: Jennifer Buchanan

A mother, manager and a huge animal lover – the first blog in our series features an interview with Jennifer Buchanan, our longest present team member in charge of keeping all of our customers and transporters satisfied.

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Courier Jobs » Driver Interviews · Updated February 23, 2024

Driver Interviews: Kristy K’s Success Story

In years past, we’ve published a number of driver interviews on this blog. As the community keeps growing, we’re looking to make this a more regular feature. We’d like each transporter to be able to share their first-hand experience, good or bad, with everyone involved. This month, we spoke with Kristy Kokolakis of Open Road


Driver Interviews » For Customers · Updated January 16, 2024

Driver Interviews: Cherisse’s Pet Transportation Venture Adds up to a Growing Opportunity

With her background in accountancy, including working for some major companies, Cherisse Lewis took some time to make sure that the numbers all added up before taking the plunge and starting work in pet transportation through CitizenShipper. But she also decided that, rather than go down the road of operating as a sole trader, she


Driver Interviews » Interviews · Updated January 16, 2024

From East to West – Celia has eyes on being best at pet delivery

Celia Campbell is a woman on a mission when heading along the highways anywhere from east to west. And in looking to bring people together with their pets, no matter how great the distances separating them, she’s one of the unsung heroes who make CitizenShipper tick.


In The News » Pets · Updated February 23, 2024

How To Prep Your Pets For An Emergency Evacuation

As dramatic pictures of the path being taken by Hurricane Florence as it bore down on the southern United States emerged, they put into sharp focus the need for all citizens – and pet-owners in particular – to have a robust plan of pet evacuation in place to ensure their safety. Of course, there’s nothing


Driver Interviews » Interviews · Updated February 23, 2024

Driver Interview: Life as a Pet Transporter – on the Road with Bill Russell

We get asked quite often about the work of pet transporters, so we thought that to give a taste of what it’s like, we talked with Bill Russell, who’s a highly active pet transporter on CitizenShipper. In fact, Bill’s animal transportation business is very much a partnership with his ‘better half’, Erica Pittman, who as

24/7 shipping » Collaborative Consumption · Updated January 16, 2024

Friends, strangers worked to reunite man, dog separated during accident

By Ron Watson Jr. She’d helped reunite estranged pets with owners before, but when CitizenShipper Customer Service Manager Jennifer Buchanan learned of Tyler Keller and his puppy Addie’s plight, she knew the situation was unique. The pair were separated after a car accident in Colorado resulted in Tyler being transported to hospitals in Colorado and