pet air travel

Dogs Posong and Eddie flying from South Korea

A couple of weeks ago courier Trevor collected dogs Posong and Eddie flying from South Korea. These two young hounds were rescued from the streets and have been adopted by new families in the UK. The dogs flew from Seoul to Paris Charles de Gaulle airport, where courier Trevor collected them for their onward journey by road and tunnel to the UK. Posong and Eddie on arrival at Charles de Gaulle airport with the volunteer who accompanied them on their flight Friendly Samoyed Posong was pleased to stretch his legs at the first opportunity [...]

By |2024-03-20T15:10:07+00:00Wednesday, March 20, 2024|animal rescue, pet air travel|15 Comments

Duke from the US, Mia from the Czech Republic

Meet our first pet passengers of 2024, Labradoodle Duke from the US, Mia from the Czech Republic, and Skye and Tilian from Italy. Duke, a dog from the US to the UK Duke's owner, Sydney, relocated from Denver in the US to Birmingham in the UK to take up a new post. Our role was to source Duke's airfreight out of Denver, meet him on arrival at London Heathrow Airport, and drive him up to Birmingham. Everything was going swimmingly until we heard there was a problem with Duke's plane, meaning his departure was delayed by 24 hours. Sydney's [...]

By |2024-01-17T10:40:32+00:00Wednesday, January 17, 2024|pet air travel, pet travel by road|19 Comments

Transport for a Setter puppy from the UK to Guernsey

Towards the end of last year, Animalcouriers organised transport for a Setter puppy from the UK to Guernsey. We also collected five Siberian kittens from Spain, heading to their new owners in the UK; and took two Savannah kittens from England to Italy. Setter puppy from the UK to Guernsey This delightful puppy was a surprise gift for Geoff from his partner Dani and a new addition to their family of Setters and Chihuahuas. In the winter, there are limited transport options from the UK to the Channel Islands, so we organised for the puppy to fly from the [...]

By |2024-01-10T10:47:58+00:00Wednesday, January 10, 2024|pet air travel, pet travel by road|11 Comments

Shipping thee large dogs from the US to Belgium via Germany

We helped Amber shipping three large dogs from the US to Belgium. Amber and her gorgeous hounds, Yeti, Pepper and Rocco, flew from Washington to Frankfurt. Animalcouriers collected the whole family at Frankfurt airport and drove them the final leg of their journey to their new home in Belgium.Amber, who relocated for work, planned her pets' travel with the greatest of care. She assured us she wasn't going anywhere without her beloved dogs!Once they were all ensconced in their new home, Amber was kind enough to say:"Animalcouriers were wonderful to work with and did an amazing job in helping me move with my 3 dogs (a Boxer, Doberman Pinscher, and Dogo [...]

By |2023-11-30T10:22:11+00:00Thursday, November 30, 2023|pet air travel, pet transport|23 Comments

6 well travelled pets – a round up of trips

6 well travelled pets recently travelled with our couriers. Among them were Whiskey, who travelled from Hong Kong to Hampshire; Daisy, whose journey started in Australia and ended in Croatia; and Yogi, who went from Scotland to Bermuda. Whiskey, a dog from Hong Kong to England via Frankfurt Charming Labradoodle Whiskey flew in from Hong Kong to Frankfurt, where courier Gwen collected her for her onward journey by road to England. Whiskey was a pleasure to have on board Owner Alexa was delighted to be reunited with Whiskey after a two-month separation Just how [...]

By |2022-08-03T14:47:46+01:00Tuesday, July 26, 2022|frequent travellers, pet air travel, pet travel|11 Comments

Pets travelling by air and homeboarding

Some of the pets we transport by road fly in from abroad. Other pets start their journey in the UK and fly out to destinations like the Cayman Islands and Singapore. In some cases, we offer homeboarding for outbound pets — especially puppies and kittens like Stella, Walnut and Whisper (below), for whom the socialising nature of a home environment is often preferable to a kennels or cattery. Major, a dog from the Cayman Islands to Scotland via Paris Bonnie's beloved dog Major couldn't fly direct from the Cayman Islands to the UK because the Animal Reception Centre (ARC) at [...]

By |2022-06-17T08:23:28+01:00Wednesday, May 25, 2022|pet air travel|5 Comments

Pets travelling to and from Greece, Italy, Malta, France, Spain — and Havana

Over recent weeks our couriers have been out and about with pets travelling to and from Greece, Italy, Malta, Spain — and Havana. Tommy, a dog from the UK to Greece Delightful Pug Tommy travelled with courier Shane from Nottingham to Athens. Tommy's trip with us was arranged at the last minute when his owners learned that, being a Pug, Tommy wasn't allowed to fly. But they couldn't bear to leave him behind in London. Like English and French Bulldogs, Boxers, Boston Terriers and some other breeds, Pugs are brachycephalic dogs (or brachy dogs). Their shortened snouts and flattish faces [...]

By |2022-07-04T09:07:26+01:00Tuesday, April 26, 2022|frequent travellers, pet air travel, pet travel|11 Comments

Dogs travelling by road and air

With dogs travelling by road and air, our couriers have been out and about. Courier Paul journeyed to Scandinavia, courier Anthony went to Germany, and courier Ricardo drove to Scotland. Barley, a dog from the UK to Denmark Gorgeous three-year-old Barley made the journey from Oxfordshire to Aarhus in Denmark, where his family have relocated. Smiles all round as Barley is reunited with his family Louie, a dog from the UK to Sweden Six-year-old Lurcher Louie travelled to Stockholm, where his dad was waiting to continue their journey to northern Sweden. Dear Louie sharing courier Paul's hotel [...]

By |2022-05-23T12:05:59+01:00Thursday, February 17, 2022|pet air travel, pet transport, pet travel by road|6 Comments

A catch-up on recent pet travels through Europe and beyond

As we approach the end of the year, it's time to catch you up on some recent pet travels through Europe and beyond. Our couriers have been busy on the road and, and we've had the pleasure of transporting many delightful cats and dogs. Boru, a dog from Florida to Northern Ireland Splendid Boru is a giant Newfoundland belonging to Julie and family. He had a complex journey to join her. First, he flew from Tampa, Florida via Atlanta to Amsterdam where Courier Ricardo collected him for his journey to our Surrey base. Courier Anthony picked him up and took [...]

By |2022-05-23T14:00:24+01:00Thursday, December 23, 2021|pet air travel, pet travel|11 Comments

Frankie and Eddie relocate from the UK to Hong Kong

Recently Animalcouriers has been involved in a number of pet moves from Hong Kong to the UK; now here are two dogs travelling in the opposite direction as they relocate with their family from Yorkshire in the UK to Hong Kong. Watching out for the Animalcouriers van, which will take them from Yorkshire to our base in Surrey, where their health checks and paperwork for their flight to Hong Kong will be organised. Owner Mary with Eddie (L) and Frankie (R), a lively pair of much loved family pets Frankie and Eddie getting ready for [...]

By |2022-07-04T17:10:35+01:00Sunday, October 31, 2021|bespoke trips, pet air travel|17 Comments
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