August 17, 2015
Pet owners are a passionate lot. So much so that many bring their dogs with them wherever they go, including visits to Kelowna pet friendly hotels. While driving is the normal mode of transportation for getting around with Rex, many pet owners are taking to the air with their furry travel buddies.
But before you book yourself a ticket for your next excursion, there are a few points to consider that’ll help you determine whether air travel is practical (and permitted by the airline in question).
And sorry, no pets are permitted in Premium Economy or International Business Class. Also, there is typically an additional $50 fee for domestic flights (each way), and $100 for international.
Of course, just because airlines allow pets doesn’t mean your particular pet is cut out for travel at 40,000 feet. Flying can be an uncomfortable experience for humans—and we even know what’s going on—let alone for unsuspecting cats and dogs.
You know your pet best, and should have a pretty good idea of how they’ll handle the rigours of air travel. There are a few tricks that can help smooth the process:
Before you go:
On the day:
To learn about useful pooch paraphernalia owners bring to the pet friendly hotel Kelowna visitors trust, read our post: Pet Travel Accessories for Your Trip to Kelowna Pet Friendly Hotels.
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