Category Archives: Pet Airline Travel Tips

Instructions and tips for pets traveling on Airlines.

Airline Travel for Pets is Safer than Ever!

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In late 2009 Major Airlines began requiring Metal Nuts and Bolts on every pet airline carrier – kennel – crate. As a direct result Pet Airline Incident Reports for 2010 have shown a 70% decrease in pet escapes. This is a huge improvement for pet airline travel safety! For immediate release  Lisa Kelly  Lisa@dryfur.com  Release prepared by Balletsa inc Pet Care Company Develops Product to Save Pet Lives Airlines learn from lessons put into action by inventor (Philadelphia,PA; Jan 2011) A company with almost two-decades in pet care and safety has developed a new product that saves pet lives when pets are traveling on commercial airlines. In the past, one […]

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Acclimating your PET cat or dog to Airline Crate

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One of the most important thing you can do for your pets when preparing for long car trips or travel on an airplane is to get them used to spending time in their crate. You can do this at any age even old dogs can learn news tricks. Acclimating your pet to his or her crate is much like crate training a puppy with a few twists.     Dogs Introduction: The first step for acclimating your dog to his / her kennel crate is to let your dog explore the crate by placing nice things inside. Favorite blanket or bed, yummiest treats and funnest toys. Be sure and tie […]

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Modified and Custom Built Airline Kennels Crates Information

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Below find tips and information on Custom built or modified airline kennels & crates. Over Sized Pets One option for extra large dogs, like Great Danes or Mastiffs is to purchase a custom built wood airline crate or have a Giant size Sky or Vari kennel modified with wood spacers to accommodate over sized pets.  Another option is to build a custom sized dog crate yourself or Convert a standard wood shipping crate into a dog airline crate.               New Sky Kennel Height Extension Kits will easily add 3.5″ to the height of your XL 500 Kennel.               […]

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Pet Airline Safety Checklist & Travel Tips

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Our Deluxe Airline Kit includes all the items needed for safe and comfortable pet airline travel. Follow these simple Pet Airline Checklist full of diagrams and instructions on how to prepare your pets carrier kennel like a Professional Pet Shipper […]

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Pet Carrier Kennel Safety & Securing Tips

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We will demonstrate how to re-enforce non airline approved pet carriers and make them safer. These type of pet carriers with plastic attachments often fail to stay closed, which can be extremely dangerous even when transporting you pets short distances like to and from the veterinarian’s office.

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