Relocating pets can be a tricky proposition
- Charity calls for action on 'the puppy smuggling scandal'. // Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;11/22/2014, Vol. 175 Issue 20, p493
The article reports on canine charity Dog Trust's call on the government to make pet travel checks stronger encouraging cross-agency operation and introducing penalties in Great Britain. It discusses the illegal entry of dogs in the country under the non-commercial Pet Travel Scheme (PETS). It...
- More pet reporting. // Travel Daily;6/29/2012, p3
The article reports that the U.S. Transportation Department has eased off the expansion of airline reporting requirements on pets lost and injured during transit.
- Pet travel and illegal trade. // Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;12/6/2014, Vol. 175 Issue 22, p546
The author discusses aspects of the pet travel and illegal trade issues discussed during the British Veterinary Association (BVA) Congress at the London Vet Show in Great Britain in 2014. Topics include the changes to the pet travel rules in 2012, the purpose of the pet travel rules to prevent...
- Present and future PETS. // Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;3/6/2010, Vol. 166 Issue 10, p284
In this article, the author reflects on the programs developed by the Pet Travel Scheme (PETS) and offers an outlook on its future performance in Great Britain. It mentions that PETS provides stricter rules on pet travel in the country compared to other European Union (EU) members when it comes...
- Pet travel and enforcement. // Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;4/5/2014, Vol. 174 Issue 14, p336
The author discusses aspects on the consequences of changes in the pet travel rules as of January 2012 in Great Britain. The author is critical of the measures undertaken by the government on the enforcement of the travel law. Also investigated are the rules of non-commercial movements which are...
- RSPCA calls for tighter checks on imported dogs. // Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;4/5/2014, Vol. 174 Issue 14, p339
The article discusses on the claims of charity group Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) in England on the used of the pet travel rules by dog traffickers to avoid control and enforcement. It states that the group evaluates changes in the numbers of dogs being...
- Traveling is for the Dogs...and Cats and Other Small Pets. // Chicago Citizen - South End Edition;11/19/2014, Vol. 47 Issue 42, p4
The article offers tips for pet owners on how they can easily travel through the U.S. Transportation Security Administration security checkpoint with their pets, such as removing pet from its travel carrier, not putting the pet into x-ray tunnel, and acclimatizing pet to the process of traveling.
- CHANGES TO PET MOVEMENT REGULATIONS BETWEEN IRELAND AND THE UK. // Veterinary Ireland Journal;
The article offers information on the new travel regulations for pet dogs, cats and ferrets that came across between Ireland and Great Britain and adds that pets traveling from Ireland to Great Britain should be microchipped, vaccinated against rabies and accompanied by a pet passport.
- Non-Commercial Movement of Pets. Kilgallen, Brian // Veterinary Ireland Journal;
The article offers information on the new rules which will be effective form January 1, 2012 regarding the movements of pet dogs and cats between Ireland and continental Europe which requires several stipulations including passport, identification and rabies vaccination.