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For Customers » Pet Shipping · Updated January 16, 2024

How Do You Transport a Dog Across the Country?

Traveling thousands of miles with your pet as you traverse the country is a big undertaking. Even just thinking about dog transport and its travel logistics can be overwhelming and stressful. Although there are many options, your dog’s size, breed, and temperament will dictate what’s best for you. Learning about the various pet transport methods

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For Customers » Pet Shipping · Updated February 23, 2024

What Do You Do With Your Dog When You Move?

When you’re moving from one place to another, sometimes it feels like there are a million things to think about — the packing, the timing of the move, and where even to start. Then there’s Fido to consider. Sure, there’s the option of driving him cross country, but this can be a daunting task and

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For Customers » Pet Shipping · Updated February 07, 2024

How Long Does It Take a Dog to Adjust to a New Home After Moving?

Moving can be a stressful experience. Not only are you packing your entire life, but you are also packing memories and experiences. It’s overwhelming physically and emotionally. When you have a pet, it can be even more overwhelming.

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For Customers » Pet Shipping · Updated February 23, 2024

What’s The Cheapest Way to Ship 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 most affordable way to transport a dog is top of mind.

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For Customers » Pet Shipping · Updated January 16, 2024

How Do I Prepare for Cross-Country Dog Transport?

When you embark on an extended vacation or move to a new home across the country, you prepare as best as you can to minimize stress and ensure nothing gets forgotten. When you prepare for cross-country dog transport, it’s the same idea with a few more considerations. The following is a guide to ensure smooth travels!

For Drivers » Pet Shipping · Updated February 23, 2024

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 many driver-curious people asking questions every month, and potential earnings interest them the most. How much money is there in this racket anyway? The odds are that question has brought you to this article too!

Pet Shipping · Updated February 23, 2024

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

For Customers » Pet Shipping · Updated January 30, 2024

How do you transport a dog safely? 12 Pointer Checklist

In the US, millions of animals are transported every year. Only several dozens fall victim to accidents or negligence annually. A tiny percentage, to be sure, but still a cause for concern for pet owners. When making travel arrangements for your pup, you’ll be trying to take everything into account. If booking a transporter, how

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For Customers » Pet Shipping · Updated April 13, 2024

How Do Dogs Get Shipped on Planes? The Whole Process Explained

On this blog, we’ve discussed pet air travel numerous times. In fact, it’s really popular. According to IPATA, over 4 million pets are transported via plane. Usually, we contrast air travel options versus ground pet transportation, but for the most part, it’s been in an abstract summary. We’ve rarely delved into the particulars of the

For Customers » Pet Shipping · Updated February 23, 2024

How to Ship a Dog to Another State by Plane and What Does it Cost | CitizenShipper

When you want to transport a dog long distances, there are two typical options: ground transport and air transport. While ground transportation typically takes longer, it doesn’t require as much pre-trip planning as air travel with a pet. However, air transport is a much faster option. And many people use air travel as a means