EU Pet Travel Scheme Changes for Pet Transport

Tweet Planning to transport your pet to Europe? Starting today in December, 2014, the Pet Travel Scheme rules, which address the import of pets into the European Union, have changed. The reason for the change is to stem the import … Continue reading

US Department of Transportation Expands Pet Airline Incident Reporting

Tweet The United States Department of Transportation (DOT) recently passed regulations important to helping pet owners to choose a safe airline with a reliable record to transport their pets. Until now, a limited number of airlines had to file yearly reports … Continue reading

New Ruling on Dog Rabies Vaccination Requirements for Entry to the US

Tweet The United States (US) is one of the most pet friendly countries in the world. Dog passports need only to document proof of rabies vaccination at least 30 days prior to entering the country. Presently, dog owners and importers … Continue reading

Check Your Pet’s Microchip Before Traveling with Your Pet

Tweet The Guardian posted a sad, but important article recently about a dog traveling to the United Kingdom from South Africa whose microchip was faulty. Because of this, and according to the Department of Environmental Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) … Continue reading