Flying in first-class or coach, most of us know what to expect from our voyage in the skies. But what about our dogs and cats? What should they expect? In general, there are three accepted forms of air travel for pets. While our choice of flights is influenced mostly by our budget and preferences, pet options have more to do with breed, size, human companion, airline regulations and timing.
Going on a vacation with your pet, or perhaps just looking to move to a more pet-friendly place, you may benefit from knowing what places treat pets as part of the family. To promote safe & simple family travel we have collected an assortment of destinations that are renowned for their pet-friendliness.
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Before you buy a flight kennel
The flight kennel is your pet's home-away-from-home. A suitable kennel is not only an issue of comfort, but health and safety as well. When buying a kennel it's important to find the right kennel for your pet– this is his "seat" for the duration of the flight and he should be comfortable in it.
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