Pet Transport through the UAE
However, if you are indeed choosing to route your pet's journey through the UAE, and if your pet will need to change airlines upon arrival in the UAE in order to ultimately reach his or her final destination, then your pet will need to be booked to travel as manifest cargo and your interline transiting pet will indeed need permission ~ called an "OK-to-Transit" ~from the UAE's Ministry of Climate Change & Environment (MOCCAE), and this will need to be gained following your pet's arrival in the UAE and prior to the Customs clearance.
Pet transport, including transits ~ it probably goes without saying but we can help with all this. Take a look at our documents Transiting Pets through the UAE and DKC Transit Form for more information and then... what the heck!... get in touch!
Sedation: Should I or shouldn't I?
What does Transit Care have to do with DKC?
Glad you asked!
DKC (i.e. Dubai Kennels & Cattery and DKC Veterinary Clinic) is the offic
What do you mean by "Airport Oversight"?
What do you mean by "Transit Care"?
Transit Care is the care provided to your pet or other animals when "in transit" from one locatio
Food and water for my pet's journey?
First of all, to be clear, and VERY importantly, there must always be water available before, dur
What's better... wood or plastic travel boxes?
I know you relocate dogs and cats, but what about birds • rabbits • ferrets • guinea pigs • lizards • snake • cheetahs• penguins • monkeys • fish...
Well, DUH! Of course we can! Just about any animal at all.
As with our boarding and da
Can I bring my pet into the UAE as accompanied (excess) baggage?
Definitely not. (Uh... sort of!)
In fact, it is very important that you trust this information and do not doubt it as a result of hearing otherwise from some other source. All knowledgeable pet relocators will tell you the same, correct, thing: Animals of all kinds must arrive in the UAE by cargo only.
EXCEPT... for one little potential thing. :-) See our document. (Phew!)