Sedating dogs on flights

02-Jun-2017 04:59

In the cargo system, your pet travels either through regular cargo channels or special expedited delivery services that many airlines have developed. Whenever possible, book a direct, nonstop flight and avoid holiday or weekend travel.

Food and Water Offer your pet food and water within four hours before check-in with the airline. (Do not leave food or water in the dish in the kennel.

Customers need to contact their airline directly when making travel plans for their pet.

Most airline Web sites will provide detailed information on pet transportation policies. (You'll want to note which airlines have a no-fly-pet policy during summer months, etc).

Please keep in mind that not all airlines accept pets for travel, either in the cabin or cargo bin.

Those carriers that do accept pets for travel have their own pet transportation policy.

Food and Water Offer your pet food and water within four hours before check-in with the airline. (Do not leave food or water in the dish in the kennel.Customers need to contact their airline directly when making travel plans for their pet.Most airline Web sites will provide detailed information on pet transportation policies. (You'll want to note which airlines have a no-fly-pet policy during summer months, etc).Please keep in mind that not all airlines accept pets for travel, either in the cabin or cargo bin.Those carriers that do accept pets for travel have their own pet transportation policy.Since an airline cannot transport a pet that is violent or dangerous, important considerations for acceptance of pets include the pet’s health and disposition.