Dear Valued Customer,
We have some exciting news to share with you following recent developments at the International Pet And Animal Transportation Association (IPATA) conference. Emirates SkyCargo is thrilled to announce that we will be lifting the ban on transporting snub-nosed pets for a trial period during the winter season from 1 November 2023 to 1 April 2024, a decision met with overwhelming support from industry experts. We understand how important this change is to pet owners, and we are committed to ensuring the safety and the well-being of your beloved furry companions during their journeys.
Effective 1 November 2023, our new policy will allow for the transportation of snub-nosed pets, with a focus on their comfort and safety. Below are the key requirements you need to be aware of when flying your snub-nosed pets:
We are confident that this policy change will ensure that more families remain together, whilst prioritising the well-being and safety of your pets.
Should you have any questions or require further information, please do not hesitate to reach out to your dedicated Emirates SkyCargo representative or contact our customer support.
Ask us about transporting snub-nosed (brachycephalic) breeds such as Boxer and Pug dogs, and Persian cats.
Chat with our knowledgeable Keringa-Petwings pet travel agents if you have other questions – we’re a friendly phone call, video call or email away: