If you have a small dog and want to travel by road, rail, or plane. It’s important to buy the best small dog carrier that is comfortable and easy to carry.
A Pet with Paws dog carriers are stylishand made with the best eco-friendly materials.The fabric used to create our dog carriers are made from recycled plastic bottles and cruelty free materials.
With multiple pet carriers on the market, it can be difficult to choose an airline approved dog carrier. We have prepared the below guide to help you choose the best airline approved small dog carrier for your furry friend.
How to choose the best airline approved small dog carrier?
When choosing an airline-approved small dog carrier the main features you must consider are size, quality, style, and safety. However before you travel with your small dog it’s also important to confirm the airline’s policies.
Most airlines allow small dogs to travel in a cabin and it’s a requirement that your dog carrier should at least fit under your seat. A few airlines provide disposable cardboard carriers however most airlines expect you to have a dog carrier that is airline approved. An airline approved dog carrier is, therefore, an essential must buy pet travel accessory.
What to consider?
Size of dog carrier
When choosing your small dog carrier, it’s important to consider the size of your dog and its height. Your dog should be comfortable to make some reasonable movements. The dog carrier that you choose must be the perfect fit. When it comes to the measurements you must make sure that the dog carrier you buy is airline approved. At A Pet With Paws we have an assortment of airline approved pet carriers that meet the standard global requirements.
Safety and comfort
When choosing a dog carrier, you must make sure that it is safe. Ensure that the dog carrier you have chosen has a zipper and can be securely closed if need be. When choosing an airline approved dog carrier it is very important that there are enough mesh sections, such as the top, gussets and/or sides to ensure proper ventilation so you dog can breathe easily. The dog carrier that you buy must be cozy, secure, and comfortable.
Different styles suit different activities. Wearable dog carriers are not suitable for airline travel because they are like baby carrier slings and enable you to take your dog anywhere while keeping your hands free. Wearable carriers are lightweight, washable, have zippers for security, and include backpacks and front packs. Standard hard-sided carriers are mostly recommended for larger dogs and they will be stored in a special area of the cargo section of the plane. and they Some airlines do approve of using hard-sided carriers.
For smaller dogs, soft-sided carriers are recommended and approved because they can fit under the seat in front of you. Soft-sided carriers are portable and light and enable you to transport your dog easily. Before buying one it is important to check the size and weight to make sure that your dog fits properly
Quality and pricing
Buying a dog carrier that is of high quality and durable is always the best option than to buy a cheap carrier that is of poor quality and uses inferior materials. It’s always better to buy a good quality carrier that is expensive, safe, and durable in the long run. As pet owners ourselves we care and love our dogs so much because they are considered a part of the family and family only deserves the best. Our promise to you is to provide you with high-quality, well priced stylish and environmentally eco-conscious pet carrier-related products.