Pet passport rules changed on 1 January, simplifying the requirements for dogs, cats and ferrets entering the UK.

It’s only 3 January and we’re already hearing that the animal reception centres at UK airports have record-breaking numbers of pets arriving from all over the world.

Animalcouriers is also playing its part. We’re collecting a total of 18 pets today and tomorrow from continental European locations. Gale force winds mean that Dover is closed, but we’re doing our best to get everyone moving.

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