|Airline||Cargo or Cabin||Cost||Phone Number|
|Air Canada||Cargo Only||$90 each way||888-247-2262|
|Alaska Air||Both||$75 each way||800-252-7522|
|American/American Eagle||Both||$80 each way (cabin); $100 each way (cargo)||800-433-7300|
|American West||Cabin Only||$80 each way||800-428-4322|
|Continental||Both||$95 each way (cabin); $119 each way (cargo)||800-575-3335|
|Delta||Both||$50 each way (cabin); $110 each way (cargo)||800-221-1212|
|Jet Blue||Cabin only||$50 each way||800-538-2583|
|Frontier||Cargo only||$100 each way||800-432-1359|
|Horizon Airlines||Both||$75 each way||800-252-7522|
|Northwest Airlines||Both||$80 each way||800-225-2525|
|US Airways||Cabin only||$80 each way||800-428-4322|
|United Airlines||Both||$85 each way||800-UNITED-1|
Airlines allowing pet travel generally accept most small domesticated pets. Other pets may be accepted with approval. Pets that may travel in the climate-controlled baggage and cargo compartments include: cats, dogs, ferrets, guinea pigs, hamsters, household birds, non-poisonous reptiles, pot bellied pigs, rabbits, and tropical fish. Dogs and cats must be at least eight weeks old and must have been fully weaned for at least five days prior to travel.
Specific Breed Concerns
Due to health risks, brachycephalic (shortnose) dogs/cats are only accepted for travel at owner's risk and excess valuation is not available. The following is a list of the affected breeds:
- Dogs: American Pit Bull, American Staffordshire, Boston Terrier, Brussels Griffin, Bull Mastiff, Bull Terrier, Chow Chow, Dutch Pug, English Bulldog, English Toy Spaniel, French Bulldog, Japanese Boxer, Japanese Spaniel, Pekinese Pug, Shih Tzu, Staffordshire Bull Terrier, Terrier, Bulldog, Pug, Boxer.
- Cats: Burmese, Exotic, Himalayan, Persian.
Don't forget to bring along a health certificate for your pooch dated within 30 days of travel!