Pet Friendly Travel Blog: Air Travel with Pets

Your pooch had his vaccinations and you’ve updated his microchip info, so you’re ready to hit the friendly skies together. But which airports should you fly to or through? Contrary to what some less-than-savvy travelers may tell you, not all airports are created equal in the pet friendly department...
If you’re planning to travel long distance, and you’d like to include your pet, your travel options are unfortunately very limited. You may wonder whether flying is the right choice for your trip. Flying is a fast and convenient way to get to your pet to their destination – rather than spending...
If you’re traveling with your pet this summer and plan to fly to your pet friendly accommodation, make sure you familiarize yourself with the airline’s pet embargo policy before you book your flight.  During the summer, the heat can make pet travel difficult because many airlines don’t allow pets...
(Los Angeles, California- April 15, 2013) In anticipation of National Volunteer Week (April 21-27) starting today passengers at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) will be greeted by a new breed of furry Airport Volunteers—dogs!  Airport officials today announced the new program—PUP (Pets...
The mission of the Association for Airline Passenger Rights is to promote fairer customer service and accessibility standards in the airline industry and to improve passenger satisfaction. AAPR exists to educate policymakers on travel-related information important to airline passengers, improve...
Pet travel just got more friendly!  American's obsession with their pets has led more airlines to embrace dogs and cats on-board their planes. While most major airlines now allow pets, some airlines are real standouts - offering special pet programs and frequent flier miles for furry travelers and...
When planning a trip with your pet that involves air travel, ensuring a happy and safe flying experience for your four-legged flier is your top priority. You've spent ample time researching the most pet friendly hotels that will best suit your furry companion, but you're concerned about their...