Sedating cats on flights
The vet will assess your pet’s health and make sure their vaccinations, worming and flea and tick treatments are up-to-date.
Ask the vet to provide a certificate for a clean bill of health as you may be required to show it when you check your pet in for their journey.
For additional, more specific information on traveling with animals, including updated regulations, visit our Animal Travel and Transport pages.
What should I think about when deciding to travel with my pet? Forms of travel Other resources Many states require an up-to-date Certificate of Veterinary Inspection from a licensed, accredited veterinarian when traveling.
As part of the exam, your veterinarian may check for heartworm disease and prescribe heartworm preventative medication.
Don't forget to plan a visit to Catster's Pet-Friendly Travel Area! Hi all, We will be moving from CT to WA in the near future, a 3000 mile trip.
We're bringing two dogs and two cats - neither of the dogs is a concern, nor is one of the cats.
This will ensure your cat is in good enough health to travel and is current on all necessary vaccinations.
This is a good time to get an up to date copy of your pet's health records to bring along on your trip.