Moving internationally or to a new state and need help transporting your pet?

Need help navigating the maze of rules and regulations of pet travel?

Our team of Pet Travel Specialists rely on years of pet travel experience, pet handling, knowledge and continuous education to take the stress and worry out of the complicated process of moving family pets. The Pet Porters have an extensive global network of pet shipping experts at the ready to assist. The care and safety of our pet clients are the #1 priority in everything we do.

Below are a few of the major cities in the continental United States pets are shipped both internationally and domestically using pet-friendly commercial and cargo airlines.

  • Dallas
  • Houston
  • Seattle
  • Los Angeles
  • San Francisco
  • Charlotte
  • Denver
  • Phoenix
  • Chicago
  • New York
  • Atlanta
  • Orlando
  • Tampa
  • Miami

Call us at 682-200-9159 with your pet transportation service questions.

Domestic Air Travel

Fly your pet across the USA

Domestic Air Travel

International Air Travel

Trust us to guide you in moving your pet internationally

International Air Travel

Ground Transportation

Transport your pet via car safely in the continental US

Ground Transportation

Pet Nanny

Hire our handlers to accompany your pet on their domestic flight

Pet Nanny

Frequently Asked Questions About Pet Travel

The Pet Porters are here to help! Here you will find answers to the top 5 questions

What types of pets do you transport?

We primarily manage travel arrangements for family dogs and cats. However, we have also transported chinchillas, chickens, bearded dragons and birds. We do not transport exotics.

What services do The Pet Porters offer?

Air and ground pet transportation, veterinarian selection and or coordination, boarding in our private facility located in Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, USDA and airline documentation review and pet porter or nanny services.

What are the requirements to ship my pet internationally?

Each country has different requirements for pet to enter safely and legally. A few items that are a must to start the process:
a. Pet must be chipped with an ISO microchip to meet international standards
b. Pet must be vaccinated against rabies. Some countries require the rabies vaccination within one year of travel regardless of a current 3 year vaccination certificate.
c. Depending on species, pets may need to be up-to-date on core vaccinations for short term boarding in transit when needed.

Why choose The Pet Porters?

The Pet Porters are a team of animal lovers and friends who have been involved with the pet industry for over seventeen years. Our experiences, knowledge, and education enable us to offer worry-free services to our clients while showering their pets with love and attention. We are USDA certified intermediate handlers #74-H-0127. Team members are certified in Pet CPR & First Aid, bonded and insured. We specialize in domestic and international pet transportation logistics with the safety and well-being of your pet as our #1 priority.

How do I confirm my pets travel with The Pet Porters?

To secure pet relocation services with The Pet Porters, a non-refundable deposit of $250-$600 (depending on services requested) is required. The deposit amount will be applied to the final balance due. The full payment will be due 10 days prior to departure. Upon receipt of the "Pet Relocation Contract" the invoice will be emailed to you for payment. Your personal Pet Travel Specialist will confirm the complete schedule of services with you via email within 24 hours of receipt of the contract.

The Pet Porters is a women owned transportation company with the experience and knowledge to plan your pets move safely. We strive to help our military keep their families together by providing them with resources and offering military discounts.

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