Frequently Asked Questions
Like most parents, pet owners may be understandably anxious about transporting and being separated from their pet – especially if they have never managed it before. Pet Express trained and experienced Pet Relocation Specialists are happy to answer your questions, address any concerns, and work with you to design and implement a customized pet transport solution that will be safe and comfortable for your pet, and practical for your family during your relocation.
Is it safe for pets to fly?
What about “snub nose” (brachycephalic) breeds?
What about temperature extremes?
Should my pet be tranquilized or sedated for the trip?
Will my pet need to change planes?
Can I take my pet on vacation with me?
Will my pet have food and water during the journey?
May I send personal belongings with my pet?
What if my pet needs to urinate during the flight?
Is it better to book a layover for long haul relocations?
What happens if my pet is sick?
What is the EU 5 day rule?
Should I take my pet for a health assessment before travel?
Will my pet need to be quarantined?
How do I find out the requirements of my destination country?
Is there a time of year most suited to pet travel?