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To the best of our ability, we ensure that recommendations given on reflect the current airline regulations. We cannot predict how a given airline may enforce these regulations. Noncompliance may result in the need to deny boarding for your pet. We suggest that you minimize the disruptions that may occur by carefully following the rules of the airline you are using.

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Airline Pet Policy JetBlue

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Can my pet fly with me in the cabin? Yes
Can my pet fly with me as checked baggage? No
Can my pet fly without me as manifest cargo? No

JetBlue Airways is very pet friendly. Their program, JetPaws, includes a pet carrier bag tag, 300 TrueBlue points each way, a welcome e-mail and a free pet travel guide. They have flights primarily on the east and west coast of the United States, the Caribbean, Aruba and Colombia.

JetBlue Pet Policy: In-Cabin

If your dog or cat meets the requirements listed in JetBlue Airways pet policy to travel in-cabin, you will need an approved airline pet carrier.

 Pets Allowed: small dogs and cats

Route Restrictions: JetBlue will not accept pets going to Jamaica, Barbado, St Lucia, the Cayman Islands or Trinidad and Tobago. Pets are permitted on flights to and from Mexico. Dogs and cats that transit through the United States from Central and South America are not permitted on flights to St. Maarten.

Reservations: You must notify JetBlue Airways that you are traveling with a pet. Reservations cannot be made online. (1-800-JET-BLUE)

Forms Required: Health certificates are necessary for travel to many international destinations.

Cost: $100

Carrier Requirements: Maximum carrier size: 17"L x 12.5"W x 8.5"H. (hard-sided carriers) Soft-sided carriers should compress to 8.5".
Maximum combined weight pet and carrier: 20 lbs. Once carrier per passenger is permitted.

JetBlue Pet Policy: Checked Baggage

JetBlue will not fly your dog, cat or other animal either as checked baggage.

JetBlue Pet Policy: Cargo

JetBlue does not offer manifest cargo service to its pet travelers.

JetBlue Pet Policy

Many airlines require a health certificate indicating that the pet is healthy enough for travel, is free of diseases communicable to humans and has been properly vaccinated, especially when traveling in the cargo section of the aircraft.

If you are traveling to another country, JetBlue will want to see that you have the proper documents to enter that country with your pet. JetBlue transports small dogs and cats in-cabin to the following countries with the proper documentation (click on country for import information): Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Bermuda, Colombia*, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Mexico, Puerto Rico, St. Maarten, Turks & Caicos* and the US Virgin Islands. Due to strict requirements, pets are not allowed on flights to Jamaica or Saint Lucia. Find pet passport forms and instructions for these countries in the Pet Travel Store.  *Breed Restrictions apply to entering these countries.


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