Latest Pet Travel Information

Jetpets – Your #1 Choice for Pet Transport in NZ

When it comes to domestic and international pet transport, Jetpets is the name you can trust. Whether you’re relocating from Christchurch to Auckland or moving from New Zealand to Australia, we’ll make your pet travel experience a completely stress-free one.

Step 5: Pick up from home
Pick up from home
(if required)
Step 6: Pet Flight
Step 7: Pet Accommodation
Pet Accommodation
(if required)
Step 8: Delivery to Home
Delivery to home
(if required)

Our Pet Handlers & Fleet

Jetpets Pet Handlers are experienced and caring people, who have qualifications ranging from Animal Handling, to Vet Nursing and Pet Behaviourists. They can pick up or deliver your pet in our modern, temperature-controlled fleet.

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Our Airline-Approved Travel Crates

Our airline-approved cat and dog travel crates are made for your pet’s comfort and safety.

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Our Jetpets Partnering Vets

Our partnering vets are professional experts in international and domestic pet travel in NZ and beyond, and can provide your pet with all the correct treatments they need to travel to their destination.

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Our Pet Transit Lounge Facilities

Jetpets world class, climate-controlled transit lounges ensure a relaxing environment for your pet prior to their flight.

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Global Pet Transport Services

With Jetpets your pet can go with you, anywhere in the world. Read information about pet culture in some of our popular ports.

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Popular Destination: Frankfurt
Popular pet friendly parks:
  • Lohrpark
  • Hundewiese Am Institut Für Sportwissenschaften
  • Hundewiese Beiber
Registering pets: Pets must be registered in Germany, with microchipping or tattoo ID.
Pet Culture: You can take your pet with you when travelling Germany by train. Train tickets can be purchased for them at about half the regular fee.
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Popular Destination: Beijing
Popular pet friendly parks:
  • Coolbaby Dog Park
  • Wangjing Dog Park
Registering pets: All dogs are to be registered. Currently, cats do not need to be registered, however, this law is likely to change in the future.
Pet Culture: As majority of Beijing live in apartments, most pet owners own either small dogs or cats.
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Popular Destination: Melbourne
Popular pet friendly parks:
  • Albert Park
  • Fawkner Park
  • Gasworks Park
  • Curtain Square
Registering pets: All pets must be microchipped and registered with their local council.
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Popular Destination: South Africa
Popular pet friendly parks:
  • E*C*H*O Dog Park, Johannesburg
  • De Waal Park, Cape Town
  • Green Pint Urban Park, Cape Town
Registering pets: Pets must be registered and have all vaccinations and health certificates.
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South America
Popular Destination: Chile
Popular pet friendly parks:
  • Parque Bicentenario in Vitacura
  • Plaza Brasil
  • Plaza Jardín Alto
Registering pets: All cats and dogs must have a microchip or registration tattoo.
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Popular Destination: Hong Kong
Popular pet friendly parks:
  • Tai Tam Reservoir Walk
  • Peak Circle Walk
  • Shek O Back Beach
Registering pets: Pets are required to be microchipped.
Pet culture: Many people own small dogs in Hong Kong. Many people choose to muzzle their dogs, purely so they don’t eat food off the sidewalk.
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Popular Destination: London, England
Popular pet friendly parks:
  • St James Park & The Green Park, London
  • The Regent's Park & Primrose Hill, London
  • Bushy Park, London
Registering pets: Dogs must wear a collar with its owner's details inscribed on the collar when in a public place. Microchips and tattoos are not legally required.
Pet culture: Pets are allowed to travel on any forms of public transport in London.
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Popular Destination: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Popular pet friendly parks:
  • Beatrixpark
  • Oosterpark
  • Vondelpark
Registering pets: Pets must be microchipped. They must be fully vaccinated, including a rabies certificate.
Pet culture: Pets are allowed on most forms of public transport such as buses trains and even taxi's!
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Popular Destination: Vancouver, Canada
Popular pet friendly parks:
  • Vancouver has 33 off-leash dog parks
Registering pets: Pets do not require to be microchipped or have tattoo identification, they also do not require health certificates.
Pet culture: Dog leads must be 2.5m long. Dogs are not allowed on bathing beaches, whether on or off their leash. Dumping dog waste in municipal trash bins is prohibited. All waste must be flushed down the toilet.
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Popular Destination: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Popular pet friendly parks:
  • Paws Pet Planet in Dubai Investment Park
Registering pets: All pets must be registered with the council
Pet culture: Culture around pets is very conservative. Pets are not allowed in public parks or beaches, but there are some great alternative to walking your pets, such as the surrounding desert and indoor doggy playgrounds.
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Popular Destination: Singapore, Malaysia
Popular pet friendly parks:
  • Bishan Park Dog run
  • West Coast Park Dog run
  • Katong Park Dog run
  • Tanjong Beach (off lead beach)
Registering pets: Cats do not need registration. Dogs must be micro chipped and licensed with the government authority (Agriculture-food and Veterinary Authority (AVA))
Pet culture: Certain dog breeds must be muzzled (German Shepherds, Rottweiler's & Dobermans). Pets are not allowed on public transport (some pet friendly taxi services)
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Popular Destinations: New York and California
Popular pet friendly parks:
  • Amherst State Park (NY)
  • Aptos Polo Grounds (CA)
  • El Chorro Regional Park (CA)
Registering pets: Most states require pet registration.
Pet culture: Much like in Australia, Americans treat their pets as part of the family. Pets are allowed to ride on the subway (as long as they are inside travel crates)
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Popular Destination: Auckland, New Zealand
Popular pet friendly parks:
  • Meola Reef
  • Big King Reserve
  • Takapuna Beach
Registering pets: Microchip registration is required for all pets.
Pet culture: New Zealand loves their cats, with almost half of the country owning them, and almost a third owning dogs.

Our People Care As Much As You Do

Located across the globe, the team at Jetpets are not just specialists in pet travel but are also dedicated animal lovers who love what they do.

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