Pet Shipping with uShip
Whether you’re welcoming a new pet to your home, rehoming a rescue pet, or moving with a pet, we’re here to help! uShip will help you figure out how to ship a pet, help you get rates from pet shipping specialists, and give you tips on how to prepare your pet for its journey. If things get a little hairy along the way, contact us directly and we’ll help smooth things out.
uShip’s marketplace makes finding safe and reliable pet transport companies, within your budget, easy. Create your shipment listing with your pets details, including breed, age, and any special needs they may have. Then, pet shipping companies will send you quotes as they compete for your business. This ensure you get the best pet shipping rates possible.
How Much Does it Cost to Ship a Pet?
The cost to ship a pet changes with the needs of the pet and the distance for travel. The average cost for longer distance shipments is around $350 to $600, while the average cost for shorter distance pet transport is around $100 to $300.
For more detailed information on the cost to ship your pet, check out our cost to ship index. There, you can see hundreds of pet shipments completed through the uShip marketplace and get a feel for how we work.
Vetting Pet Transporters
Each pet transporter on uShip must be able to show proof of a positive pet transport history and agree to our best practices guidelines for pet shipping. Our Trust & Safety team speaks to each transporter personally about these guidelines and is there to hold them accountable should any complications arise.