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Travel Expert: Flying around New Zealand with a dog


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Flying with a dog is easier than you think?


Flying with a dog is simpler than you believe?

As summertime methods and more Kiwis book vacations, here’s a fast guide to taking your furry pal on an Air NZ flight with you. Things Travel Editor Trupti Biradar states it’s simpler than you may believe.

You’ll require an airline company certified provider that’s big enough for your animal to stand and reverse. There are likewise guidelines around locking systems and ventilation – examine online prior to buying. Invest a long time getting them utilized to it if they are not crate trained.

The next action is to let your travel representative, or Air NZ understand you wish to take a trip with an animal prior to you book. If your tickets are currently reserved, you’ll still require to call and let them understand your dog’s name, age, type and weight when in the provider.

Your animal is counted as one piece of checked-in luggage, so keep in mind to purchase an additional bag ahead of time so you’re not lumped with an additional luggage charge.

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Make sure your carrier is IATA compliant.


Ensure your provider is IATA certified.

Get to the airport 60 minutes prior to departure and head to the “unique help” or extra-large baggage counter, pay the animal carriage charge of $75 for animals approximately 25kg and $100 for over that. This charge is on top of the additional bag you have actually purchased.

Airline company personnel will examine your cage is IATA certified, lock it with cable television ties and examine the weight. Bid farewell to your pooch here as they’ll be required to peaceful location prior to being packed onto your flight. They are put in a climate-controlled location of the airplane.

On arrival at your location, head to the extra-large luggage belt, where you’ll be reunited with your friend. You’ll require scissors to cut off the cable television ties. Have a lot of deals with prepared to reward your pooch which’s it, you’re prepared to check out a brand-new location!

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