Alternatives to moving your pet by air

Many pet owners regard the thought of their four-legged friends traveling in the cargo of a plane as pretty scary. The U.S. Department of Transportation published in 2019 that 404,556 animals were transported by airlines. 11 of these pets died, and eight got insured. While these low numbers show that air travel is pretty safe Read more about Alternatives to moving your pet by air[…]

Pet Cargo Myths and Facts You Need to Know

You consider transporting your pet as cargo, but you have heard terrible stories about what might or might not happen to your furry friend? This article will reveal the truth behind some common pet cargo myths and provide you with all the information you need to ease your pre-travel worries.  Myth #1: It’s unsafe to Read more about Pet Cargo Myths and Facts You Need to Know[…]

Things to look for when hiring a pet transporter online

We love our furry friends with our hearts and our souls, so sometimes it can be hard to trust others with them, especially when they’re total strangers. But there are many circumstances where it’s unavoidable to do so, for example, a relocation. In COVID-19 times it’s even more complicated because the need for physical distancing Read more about Things to look for when hiring a pet transporter online[…]

Shipping a pet for Christmas – The Complete Guide

 Imagine surprising your child, partner, or loved one with a  gorgeous wriggly puppy or silky soft kitten under the Christmas tree. Now – that’s a Christmas to remember! A pet is a classic Christmas gift  – but there are some critical do’s and don’ts to consider before committing to this memorable gift. Read on for Read more about Shipping a pet for Christmas – The Complete Guide[…]

10 Best cat backpacks for 2020: Have your Kitty Travel in Style

9 Best cat backpacks for 2020: Have your Kitty Travel in Style

We recently wrote about purchasing the right carrier when transporting your cat. Before that, we offered advice on the best GPS pet trackers available in the market today. Continuing in the same fashion, here’s our selection of best cat backpacks for the summer of 2020. But first, a few words of advice! What to look Read more about 9 Best cat backpacks for 2020: Have your Kitty Travel in Style[…]

How much do dog transporters make? | Citizenshipper

How much do dog transporters make? | Citizenshipper

With the gig economy being what it is, more and more people are looking into pet transportation jobs. We get tons of driver-curious people asking questions every month, and what interests them the most are potential earnings. How much money is there in this racket anyway? Odds are that question has brought you to this Read more about How much do dog transporters make? | Citizenshipper[…]

Does FedEx ship cats?

Does FedEx ship cats?

Put simply, they do not. According to their service guide document, FedEx will not accept household pets — no cats, dogs, birds, or hamsters. Note that FedEx Express does occasionally ship livestock, fish, or zoo animals. However, these are rare exceptions arranged on a case-by-case basis. As part of their regular service, no live animals Read more about Does FedEx ship cats?[…]

What airlines ship cats? Full List

What airlines ship cats? Full Updated List Available at Citizenshipper

It’s estimated that two million domestic animals travel on commercial flights each year. In the US, that’s 6% of all pets. Dogs account for more than half, and airlines respond to that demand. Cats, on the other hand, make up only 22% of jet-setting pets. With so few owners bringing cats into the cabin, do Read more about What airlines ship cats? Full Updated List Available at Citizenshipper[…]

Can you ground-ship a dog?

Can you ground-ship a dog? | Citizenshipper

For most people looking to transport their dog long-distance, air travel is the only option they’ll ever consider. If you haven’t had much experience with pet transportation services, you’re probably in this boat too. I mean, what other options could there be? How can you ground-ship a dog if the destination is halfway across the Read more about Can you ground-ship a dog? | Citizenshipper[…]

Is it legal to ship dogs?

Is it legal to ship dogs?

Yes. Like most pets, it is perfectly legal to transport dogs. Key requirements for the legal shipping of dogs are vaccinations, a valid passport and a non-encrypted microchip. Before booking transit for your furry friend, you should check the legal requirements of your destination. These can vary from country to country and from state to Read more about Is it legal to ship dogs?[…]