Emirates SkyCargo Offer New Domestic Pet Service, Emirates Pets
Emirates Airlines Freight Division, Emirates SkyCargo recently unveiled a new product for animal transportation, Emirates Pets has been developed by a team of experts to provide a more comfortable and convenient transport experience for domestic pets such as cats and dogs.
The new addition to the Emirates product range builds on existing SkyCargo capabilities for transporting domestic pet animals on their flights. The new service provides new features including door to door transportation along with the ability to book return flights for the pets.
Emirates pets will make use of Emirates extensive global network and will offer airport to airport transportation for pets to 160 destinations around the world. The necessary documentation and required clearances for a pet to travel between countries must be obtained by the pet’s owner and is not the responsibility of the airline.
In addition to the above, the air cargo carrier has formed a partnership with a leading pet relocation service provider, Dubai-based Snoopy Pets. The partnership will result in a new premium door to door transportation service being offered throughout 16 markets.
Pet owners wishing to take their pets with them on extended holidays now have the option of booking a return flight for their furry companions using Emirates Pets and Emirates Pets Plus.
Over the last two years, the air cargo carrier has transported more than domestic pets a majority of which were cats and dogs. Nearly 60 per cent of transported pets have either started or ended their journey in the United Arab Emirates.