Alice only weighs 5 pounds, so luckily she wasn’t crammed in, but I don’t think all cats will be as comfortable.
Obtain a health certificate from your veterinarian dated within 10 days of departure.
Have a second contact, in the event that you can not be reached.
If you are travelling with your cat, you will require a cat carrier. It is a good idea to get your cat used to being in a cat carrier prior to actually transporting him.
But getting there can still be half the fun if you follow the ten tips below and make sure you're familiar with the Airline Pet Policy, restrictions on Pet Travel in the US, and any additional International Pet Travel restrictions at your destination.
Most airlines only allow one or two dogs on each flight, so it's important to book your dog's ticket as soon as possible.