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Moving can be stressful at the best of times, and the thought of relocating with a pet can be an especially daunting thought to some—but it doesn’t have to be! With the help of pet relocation companies and their wealth of knowledge and experience—from assisting with health checks, travel restrictions and regulations, paperwork, inoculations, and even flight bookings—the only thing you’ll need to worry about is packing your own bags.
Although they are widely known as a domestic and internal relocation company, you might be surprised to learn that Crown Relocations also assists with pet relocation. If you are moving with pets, you want to be certain that they’ll be handled with the same care and compassion you show for them daily. Fortunately, knowledgeable and compassionate handlers at Crown Relocations know just what to do. With a wide network of trained pet transfer specialists, Crown guides you through all registrations, special travel requirements, and medical regulations between your destinations, so you can feel confident that your pet will enjoy a safe and successful relocation.
Ferndale Kennels & Cattery provide pet-boarding services whilst you are away on holiday and also assist with relocating your pets worldwide! With handling agents all over the world, Ferndale is able to cater to the individual needs of your dog, cat, or other pets, providing door-to-door service. They can pick up and deliver your pet anywhere in the world, and have expertise in importing and exporting pets into and out of China, Hong Kong, and Macau.
Ferndale can help take the hassle out of pet relocation by taking care of all the nitty-gritty details, such as finding the most direct and cost-effective travel arrangements for your pet, custom-built flight carriers, arrangements for veterinary checks and certificates, permits, and boarding.
Ferndale Kennels & Cattery, SX-2031 Pak Tam Chung, Sai Kung Country Park | (+852) 2791 9330
Highly recommended amongst the Hong Kong Dog Owners community, International Pet Travel (IPT) have been aiding with pet relocation since 1997. Get an experienced pet relocation consultant assigned to you to provide a tailor-made service and care for your beloved pets to best suit your relocation needs. With consultants trained in the latest regulations, restrictions, and care for pets, IPT can guarantee the most up-to-date information for import and export regulations and requirements. In other words, your pets are in safe hands!
International Pet Travel, Unit C, 6/F, Centre 600, 82 King Lam Street, Cheung Sha Wan | (+852) 3428 2162
Another favourite amongst Hong Kong dog owners, Petexportvet is Hong Kong’s first pet relocation company owned and operated by an IPATA-registered (International Pet and Animal Transportation Association) veterinary surgeon. For a pet parent, there are few things more reassuring than having an experienced vet relocate your precious pet!
On top of booking your pet’s flight, taking care of the documentation, and arranging an appropriate-sized crate for your fur-friend, Dr Gerry Phal can facilitate thorough health checks and answer any questions regarding existing health concerns to ensure that your four-legged family member has a safe and comfortable experience.
Despite everything that has been going on lately—travel bans included—it’s business as usual for ReloPaws, who do a great job of keeping everyone up-to-date on the latest travel news and restrictions on their Facebook page, as well as new arrivals! ReloPaws can handle your export, import, and transit moves, offering services to accommodate your needs during what is usually a stressful time. At ReloPaws, your pets are not “cargo,” but friends, and transporting your pet in the safest and most comfortable way possible is their first priority.