uShip helps you find reliable and safe transport for your pet. Whatever your reason for transporting your pet, from a home removal to an animal rescue, you'll want to take proper care when arranging your pet transport.
List the transportation needs of your pet on uShip and pet courier services will then be able to bid for your delivery. uShip has each pet courier service’s transportation history, customer reviews, and written feedback in their transporter profile. Research each prospective transporter’s profile before you book. Knowing you have chosen a trustworthy pet transporter will help ease your stress.
SIMPLIFY YOUR PET TRANSPORT
Planning ahead is important when moving with your pet so that you can ensure your furry friend arrives safely. Whether you choose to transport your pet by air or transport your pet by car, you will need to acquire an appropriate travel kennel to ensure their comfort and safety during transit.
Make sure you have a good kennel, bedding, provisions for food and water and any medications. It’s also best to obtain a health certificate prior to pet transportation. Next, use uShip to find a professional transporter that specializes in pet relocation. Create a listing to receive bids, choose a transporter you trust, and organize the details.
PET TRANSPORT CHECKLIST
- Travel Kennel
- Food and Water
- Medications (if any)
- Records - Health, Shots, Breed Certs, etc.
- Identification - on Collar and/or Microchip
- Collar and Leash
- Emergency Contact Info
HOW MUCH DOES PET TRANSPORT IN AUSTRALIA COST?
On average it costs A$0.51 per kilometer to transport a pet, like a dog or cat, within Australia. The cost to transport a larger animal, however, will vary depending on the type of animal you are transporting, the required transport conditions for the animal, and the distance. Take a look at our cost to transport a pet page to view past pet transports and get familiar and comfortable with the uShip process.
TRANSPORTING PETS INTERNATIONALLY
If you are planning an international pet transport, you will need to take a few extra steps. An international pet courier can help you complete any necessary paperwork to avoid problems and help you get your pet overseas safely.
SERVICING ALL OF AUSTRALIA
uShip pet transporters are not limited to a single area. Carriers handle deliveries throughout Australia including:
Cities: Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Gold Coast, Tweed Heads, Newcastle, Canberra, Hobart, Darwin and Others
States: New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, Western Australia, South Australia, Northern Territory, Tasmania and the Australian Capital Territory