Emirates Sky Cargo PetsDUBAI: August 16, 2018. Emirates SkyCargo has launched an ‘Emirates Pets’ airport-to-airport service.

The cargo division has also partnered with Snoopy Pets, a Dubai-based pet relocation service provider, to offer ‘Emirates Pets Plus’ – a door-to-door delivery option to Bahrain, Brazil, Cyprus, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Malaysia, Netherlands, Portugal, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, UAE and UK.

The premium logistics service includes filing all the required documentation, taking the pet for any required veterinary checks, and transport to and from the airport.

Emirates Pets offers special features including track and trace, late cut-off time for pet acceptance at origin, dedicated animal care areas the airline’s SkyCargo hubs in Dubai, temperature-protected ramp transport, special handling facilities worldwide, and 24/7 veterinary care.

Owners wishing to take their pets with them on extended holidays also have the option of booking a return flight via both levels of service that have been developed in compliance with IATA Live Animal Regulations.

In the last two years Emirates SkyCargo has carried over 11,000 domestic pets - mostly dogs and cats – with nearly 60 percent either starting or ending their journey in the UAE and nearly 3,000 delivered to the UK.