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Your Pet's Journey

It's natural to have concerns about flying your pet abroad, particularly if it's your first time moving to a new country. We've pulled together a selection of some of the most common questions customers ask us about their pet's journey below. If you have anything that isn't addressed here please...Read more

Veterinarian check

Prior to traveling abroad, your pet is likely to require a vets appointment. Do I need to speak to a Vet before flying my pet abroad? It always pays to speak to a vet as they can advise on what’s needed for your pet. They can contact DEFRA on your behalf regarding the requirements needed for...Read more


Vaccinations are a common requirement for all pets flying abroad, so it's important to be aware what might apply to your journey well in advance. What vaccinations are required for my pet travel abroad? Depending on the country your pet is travelling to depends on the vaccinations needed. When...Read more

Pet Passports

From 1 January 2012, the rules for pets entering the country will change as the UK aligns its Pet Travel Scheme with the EU-wide pet movement system. For pets arriving from the EU and certain non-EU countries (e.g. USA, Australia and Japan), those rules will be simpler than they are now. For...Read more


When preparing to fly your pet abroad it's important to be aware of the paperwork that is required. FlyPets are always happy to guide your customers through the paperwork process, but we've assembled for a few answers to common questions we often get asked. How much notice is required? We require...Read more