If you have moved before, then you probably know how stressful it can be. For pets, it is even more difficult because they have no clue of what is going on – they worry you might be abandoning them. With all the chaos of wrapping and packing, giving your pet the attention it needs can be a little difficult. An animal travel company can make your pet moving process much easier and less stressful for you and your pet.
There is a lot of benefits of hiring an animal travel company to move your pet, especially if you are moving internationally. An experienced animal travel company has knowledge working with airlines and sending pets to a wide range of countries. And because they know what they are doing, they can provide you with information, tips, and advice regarding your pet move.
A professional animal travel company can handle every detail for you such as make the most efficient flight arrangement, choose the best carrier, obtain proper identification and documentation, etc. Here are some of the reasons why you should use an animal travel company to transport your pet for you.
No headaches about paperwork
The fact is different countries have their own specific rules regarding pet transport and finding out what paperwork you will need, who can issue it and where to get it from can be quite overwhelming. The true is getting a wrong import/export paperwork can be a quite expensive and frustrating experience that can result in your pet being refused to entry on arrival. A pet travel expert knows what the paperwork requirements are, thus avoid any complications on the arriving destination.
Positive relationships with airlines
When it comes to transporting animals, unfortunately, it is not only the destination country that can cause problems – airline companies can also be the cause of the problems. Some airlines have their specific rules regarding pet travel, such as the design, style, and size of cage that is allowed.
So if you are considering transporting your pet by your own, know that you might have to spend considerable time with different airlines to find the most convenient shipper. Remember that you may also have to purchase an airline-approved equipment to be able to keep our pet safe during transportation.
Great knowledge in keeping your pet happy
This is probably one of the greatest benefits. Animal travel companies have years of experience in maintaining pets calm and relaxed during the transportation process, so they know how to make the moving process as enjoyable as possible for your pet!