The first thing you must do before buying the ticket – to learn how to take hairy foreign guests in the destination. In many countries there are restrictions and prohibitions on the importation of certain animals. For example, in Uruguay and Saudi Arabia cannot be imported birds. In addition, during your journey in one country may be imposed restrictions on the importation of specific animals, such as disease outbreaks.
Find out in advance . will you be separated from your pet at the arrival point. We are talking about the quarantine, which still exists in many States. The timing of the animal’s stay in quarantine in different countries varies from 2 weeks to 6 months. Thus for the content of pet in quarantine shall be paid by the owner.
Next, you need to know the internal rules of the airline itself. Some airlines essentially did not transport animals in passenger aircraft. For example, Air Canada has refused carriage of animals in passenger aircraft after travelling in the hold the cat with a strange Continue reading
During the registration of passengers and baggage, passenger must present for weighing the entire baggage intended for carriage.
Aircraft passenger is entitled to carry his Luggage within the established standard at no extra cost (the normal free baggage allowance).
Norms of free baggage allowance, including items from the passenger, are set by the carrier (airline) depending on aircraft type and may not be less than ten kilograms per passenger.
Passenger is not recommended to put into his registered baggage fragile or perishable items, banknotes, jewelry, precious metals, securities and other valuables, business documents, keys and other similar items.
The weight of one piece of checked baggage must not exceed fifty pounds. Otherwise, it should be executed as cargo through the cargo warehouse. Continue reading
Before you begin the journey with your pet, you need to draw up the documents. Chief among them — veterinary certificate of international standard, which include information about vaccinations and chips. The second important document — veterinary certificate number 1, which you can get for three days prior to the visit to the district state veterinary hospital.
Two of the most dangerous disease that can hit an animal in the journey — rabies disease and Carr. No wonder many countries require vaccination from these diseases. Rabies is particularly common in Mexico, Brazil, Venezuela, Thailand and many African countries.
In some States there is a ban on the importation of certain animals. For example, in Austria and Uruguay cannot be imported birds in Saudi Arabia — chickens, pigeons, and parrots.
When you are traveling by plane, pet has the right to fly in the cabin, if the weight together with carrying does not exceed 5 to 8 kg (depends on the airline). Continue reading