Jet Set Pets
Pet health tips and products purrfect for pets on the go
Weary travelers at San Francisco International Airport can now while away time at the terminal by cavorting with specially trained therapy dogs, meant to cheer the homesick, the aggravated, the fuming and the just plain bored.
Before you move, notify the company that supplied your pets’ microchips. Let them know you’ll be moving and give them your new contact information. Do the same with your pet insurance provider. Petplan offers coverage in all 50 states and Washington D.C., so no matter where in the U.S. you travel, your best friends will be protected
Most airlines have strict policies when it comes to pets and temperature. American Airlines, for example, will not accept checked pets if the current or forecasted temperature is above 85 degrees F at any location on your itinerary. Call your airline and check the forecast if you’re flying in the near future to avoid getting grounded.
Did you know? New York's three major airports all have bathrooms for pets, as do LAX, Chicago O'Hare and Washington D.C.'s Dulles International airports.