Starwood Animal TransportCountries Available
- New Zealand
- About Us
Founded in 1984, we have been relocating our clients’ pets around the world for 30 years. We are the only pet travel company with offices in the UK, Australia and the USA, meaning we can take care of your pets from door to door. All our staff are animal mad, we have animal handlers, trainers, psychologists and vets on the team, all of whom have one thing in common - they love animals!
Starwood Animal Transport’s vision is to provide the most complete & best value for money pet travel services available worldwide. Having offices at each end of a journey gives you a single point of contact and allows us to control all elements in house.
Starwood Animal Transport UK offers the following pet travel services:
Personal travel consultant throughout your pet’s trip
Pre-travel advice on all aspects of your preparation
Flight booking on the most direct route available
All export documentation including APHA (DEFRA) and Customs requirements
Veterinary preparation, including liaising with your own vet to talk them through what’s needed
Collection from your home anywhere in the UK
Pre-travel boarding at a luxury boarding facility
Provision of a tailor made airline specification travel carrier to rent (subject to destination) or buy
All travel carriers are lined with VetBed to ensure a dry and comfortable flight and sprayed with either Feliway for cats or Adaptil for dogs. These natural pheromones replicate those given off by suckling mothers, so help pets to relax
Pre-flight veterinary examination
Extensive and secure pre-flight exercise areas
Delivery to the airline for our express pet check in
Provision of our Pet Protection Plan for your peace of mind throughout your pet’s trip
Full destination services, including Import Permit, Customs clearance, Quarantine (where applicable) and delivery to your new home
We can tailor any package to suit your requirements, making your move as easy as possible. All you need to do is select what services you desire and we’ll do the rest.
Free VetBed carrier lining, bowls and funnel with all confirmed bookings whether you buy your carrier through us or not.Founded
UK - London, Manchester (Opening Jan 15)
USA - Los Angeles, Houston, Boston, Chicago, New York
Australia - Brisbane
Between 1 and 7 months depending where you are going
The veterinary preparation can take up to 7 months, if you are going to Australia, but for most other places a month is more than enough.
The airlines will not fly any of the following breeds:
American Pit Bull
Pit Bull Terrier
Perro de Presa Canario
A domestic/non domestic animal hybrid (i.e. wolf/dog cross)
Some airlines also have restrictions on snub nosed breeds. Please call us for clarification.
YesWhich Airports Are You Near
Manchester (From Jan 14)
YesWhich Are Your Preferred Airlines
Air New Zealand