British Airways Pet Shipping Policy: What to Know

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Travelling your pet through British Airways? From airline regulations to country laws. Here’s a guide with all you need to know!    Forms Required  If you are entering the UK, your dog must meet the requirements of the Pet Travel Scheme offered by the UK Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA).  Notice that […]

Understanding the Pet Travel Scheme

What is the Pet Travel Scheme (PETS)

For pet owners looking to travel internationally with their furry companions, the Pet Travel Scheme (PETS) allows animals to enter or re-enter the UK without extended quarantine. Administered by the UK government, PETS has specific requirements for documentation, vaccinations, treatments, and more.   What is PETS?   The PETS program allows people to take their […]

Pet CPR Certification

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Congratulations to our following staff members in our commitment to continuing education:  Karoline Brewer – Owner and CEO  Robert Bauman – Flex Driver  Christopher Evans – Transportation Manager  Christopher Gradidge – Flex Driver  At Airpets International, we prioritize pet safety and health, so we do continuous education with all employees like: monthly staff training, an […]

Pet Scams To Look Out For

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Pet scams, particularly those exploiting pet relocation businesses, have become an alarming issue for unsuspecting pet lovers. These scams often involve impostors posing as legitimate pet transport companies to deceive and extort money from individuals looking to buy or rehome a pet. Let’s delve into the details of this concerning trend, shedding light on the […]

BOAS Pet Shipper Certification

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Congratulations to Owner of Airpets International, Karoline Brewer, for receiving BOAS Pet Shipper Certification on September 29th 2023 through IPATA!  In this article we will go into the details on what this means, why it matters, and why pet parents should care.  What is IPATA?  The International Pet and Animal Transportation Association (IPATA) is a […]

Taking to the Skies: A Guide to Preparing Your Pet for Air Travel

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Traveling by air can be an exciting adventure, but when it comes to flying with your beloved pet, thorough preparation is key to ensuring a safe and stress-free journey. Whether you’re relocating, going on vacation, or bringing a new furry friend into your life, pet transportation requires careful planning. In this guide, we’ll walk you […]

How to prepare your pet for a long-distance move: a step-by-step guide

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Pet shipping can be daunting. Whether you’re relocating across the country or to a different continent, it’s essential to prepare your pet for the upcoming long-distance move. With the right approach and careful planning, you can ensure a smooth and stress-free transition for your beloved companion. In this step-by-step guide, we will walk you through […]

The dos and don’ts of pet shipping: tips for a stress-free experience

Pet shipping - tips for a fear free experience

By following these dos and don’ts of pet shipping, you can help ensure a safe and stress-free journey for you and your furry friends! The pet needs to be 20p or less  to be transported in the main cabin and fit under the seat  Do plan ahead: Make sure to give yourself plenty of time […]

10 Ways To Prepare for International Pet Shipping: Part 1

Are you and your furry friend ready for relocation out of the country? Making sure you have all certifications and necessities ready for this kind of trip can be overwhelming. Here at Airpets, we specialize in international pet shipping and put together 10 steps to best prepare for the trip! Step 1: Microchip and Implantation […]

FAQ: Traveling with your Pet to Hawaii

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If your traveling dreams consist of wading through clear blue waters and exploring the tropical scenery of Oahu with your furry friend, or walking across the beach at sunset in Maui while the water grazes your feet and paws, you’ve come to the right place.  You may have noticed while looking to book your trip […]