Traveling with Pets

Paperwork Required for Moving Overseas with a Flat Faced Cat

[fa icon="calendar'] October 4, 2019 / by Starwood Animal Transport posted in International Pet Shipping, Cat, Cat Travel, Brachycephalic Breeds, Cat Relocation, flat faced pets

No matter what kind of pet you have or where you’re moving overseas, the will be paperwork. Probably lots of it. Foreign countries naturally want to be sure your pet is healthy – not bringing pests or disease that could infect local populations of pets or wildlife. So, you need paperwork to confirm your cat is, indeed, a good candidate for immigration. However, things are more complex for flat-faced cats and dogs.

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What travel conditions are stressful for my flat faced cat?

[fa icon="calendar'] September 20, 2019 / by Starwood Animal Transport posted in Pet Care, Pet Travel, Cat, Brachycephalic Breeds, Cat Relocation, flat faced pets

Pet parents and pet lovers are coming to grips with the fact that flat-faces may be cute, but they also pose serious breathing and other health concerns for cats and dogs. Travel can make pets anxious, especially cats, which only makes the problems worse.

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The Best Food for my Cat

[fa icon="calendar'] February 17, 2017 / by Starwood Animal Transport posted in Pet Care, Cat

Even if you’re a seasoned pet parent, you may not realize how different cat and dog foods are. Like most of us, you’ve probably never thought about it. However, cats and dogs do have different nutritional needs. And their bodies respond differently to certain ingredients. So it’s not just for marketing purposes that manufacturers offer separate lines of dog and cat food products.

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