Shipping Your Pet – What Happens?

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    Most people are unfamiliar with relocating their pet because it’s not something they have to worry about. The thought of putting your pet on a plane can be scary because you aren’t familiar with what actually happens. Here’s what happens from A to Z when you ship with Airpets America:   Review Service Packages: […]

Counter Surfing

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Counter surfing is an undesirable and dangerous habit that some dogs are very good at. A variation of the regular “leave it” cue works well for this. Begin with really tasty treats in your pocket and a lesser treat up on the counter. When your dog looks at the counter say “leave it” in your […]

How to tips: moving your dog

Step 1: Hire a dog shipper Whether you are moving your dog across town or to another country, professional dog shippers can make your move go smoothly. They can provide ground transportation for your dog across the US, flight scheduling on dog friendly airlines, import and export documentation preparation, pet health certificates and overall peace […]

Employee profile: Shawna

Name: Shawna Pets (name, breed):  Otto George – Golden Retriever Lab Mix, Moose – Silver Lab and Whiskers – DSH (kitty) List 5 interests: Boating, Running, watching Basketball, Snowboarding and drinking beer 🙂 Favorite part about working at Airpets America: Exploring the world through estimate requests and learning more about different breeds. Most fun move you ever worked […]

5 of the World’s most animal friendly airports

5 of the World’s most animal friendly airports This post shows 5 of the world’s most animal friendly airports, from dog parks to zoo animal ready holding spaces. These 5 airports make a big effort to be animal friendly. In Europe: Frankfurt Airport in Germany: Lufthansa Animal Cargo Lounge it is a 4,000 square meter […]

Employee Profile: Jelena

Pets (name, breed)- Well, I currently have 7 personal dogs and 5 that we are fostering. I have a Great Dane Gulliver, Border Collie Marley, German shepherd (white) Kane, Pit Bull Phoenix, and 3 pugs Tric, Canyon and Beatrice. Tric is the leader of the pack. They all have a different personality and it is funny […]

Flying with a service animal

Flying with a service animal is quite different than flying with a pet, though many rules and regulations  are the same, the process for service animals is a bit different.. So what is a service animal exactly? Service pets are usually dogs or in some cases miniature horses who provide a service to a handler. […]

Employee Profile: Brent

What king of pets do you have? (name, breed): Lebowski is a Golden Retriever / Cream Chow mix List 5 interests:  Live music, working out, fine dining “going out”, watching movies with my wife and sports in general. What is your favorite part about working at Airpets America: Growing the business What’s the most fun move […]

Disaster prep for pets.

The recent natural disasters in the news always serve as a reminder to all of us pet lovers and owners that when disaster hits there isn’t much time to act. Preparing ahead of time for these events can be a life saver for our pets. Basic pet disaster kit: should include pet’s food and water […]