INTERNATIONAL PET TRANSPORT
Pet Transport NZ is New Zealand's #1 International Pet Courier
Over 50 years and 3 family generations of pet lovers,
we have been exporting cats and dogs from NZ to UK, Europe, USA, Canada, Asia, South America, South Africa and Australia.
Proud to be official pet courier for Blind Foundation Guide Dogs, SPCA, NZ Police, Ministry of Defence, NZSDTA and Paw Blacks.
Pet lovers and owners ourselves, our expert pet transport consultants care for your pet's international travel like their own.
Perhaps this is why,
in 50 years of pet transport,
we have never had an accident or pet fatality whilst moving your precious pets from New Zealand, anywhere overseas.
Pet Transport NZ are the only pet courier in New Zealand who can make this claim. Our biggest clients are Air New Zealand, Blind Foundation, Ministry of Primary Industries, NZ Police, Ministry of Defence and international agility trial teams of working dogs. Find out why they trust us to move their precious pets from NZ to Australia, USA, Canada, Asia, Africa, India, Europe, South America and the United Arab Emirates.
Discover the Pet Transport NZ difference, where no dog is too big and no kitten too small. Every NZ pet moving overseas deserves an amazing experience so you can continue your international journey together. If you are sending dogs to UK or moving to Australia with cats contact one of our expert pet travel consultants today for a free, no-obligation pet transport quote. You'll be surprised how affordable our pet transport rates are.
HOW MUCH TO MOVE PETS OVERSEAS?
Every pet owner who calls us is worried about the cost to move their dogs and cats from New Zealand, to a new country. Pet Transport NZ relocates pets from NZ to Australia, UK, USA, Canada, Asia, UAE, Africa and South America every day. Multiple pets per day. The truth is, international pet transport is more affordable than you think. New Zealand offers some of the best rates in the world because we have such great biosecurity. Moving pets overseas from NZ is easier than getting them in!
Your pet’s breed, the airline you choose to fly your pet with and where you are moving your pets to will affect how much it costs to send your pets overseas. Pet Transport NZ will break down each cost component for you in a detailed quote and action plan. Our experienced pet couriers will explain the vaccinations your pets need and when they need to complete them so your pet is ready to travel on your selected dates Learn more...
TRAVEL CRATE TRAINING
Pet Transport NZ provide free travel crate training to all our clients and their pets! That is part of our international pet courier service and our commitment to your pet's welfare when travelling with us. Travel crate training is a critical part of your international pet transport from New Zealand to Australia, UK, USA, Canada, Europe, Asia - any country really! Clients can worry about pet travel stress and pet separation anxiety during their pet relocation process. Travel anxiety is a problem for cats, dogs and humans! Travel crate training and appropriate travel cage sizing is an essential part of the preparation process for pets we send from NZ. It helps pets and humans feel ready for international travel It will also reassure you while you are separated, knowing your pet feels safe and secure on board their flight. We’ll send your travel crate well ahead of schedule so your pet will be fully cage trained pre-flight. Learn more...
GUIDE DOGS, HUNTING DOGS, BREEDERS, AND FREQUENT FLYER PET GROUPS
Pet Transport NZ proudly work with the most ethical, prize-winning hunting dogs, breeders and trial dog teams in New Zealand. We are well versed in transporting troupes of pets and work closely with our clients to ensure new owners, team organisers and breeders know exactly what to do and when. We will assign you a dedicated senior consultant who can also accompany your shipment if need be. Learn more...
TRANSPORTING PUPPIES AND KITTENS:
MPI CHECK VETS
The Ministry of Primary Industries used to be known as MAF or Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries. They are responsible for the final pet checks and approving your pet transport leaving New Zealand. Getting your pet’s vaccinations done on time and in the right order is key to getting your “OK to fly” from MPI. Use our list of tried and trusted veterinarians to see your pet away healthy, safely and on time. See our list of preferred MPI Vets here.
#PETTRANSPORTNZ ON INSTAGRAM
Pet Transport NZ don't just move pets overseas, we share the journey of the pets you courier via social media! Join the growing community of kiwi pet lovers relocating internationally, every day, with their pets. As we courier your cats or dogs, (or both!) we take snaps at MPI vet checks, cage fittings and pre-flight walks before they board a pet airline and fly to meet you.
Follow the stories of fellow pet movers and learn about the pet transport experience through photos. Understand international pet shipping with real-time travel pictures and be part of the pet travel conversation. Follow us on Instagram.com/pettransportnz check our hashtag #pettransportnz or head to our galleries.
All the pet pictures and travel videos on our social networks are 100% genuine Pet Transport NZ clients we provided pet courier services to. No stock photos or paid-for pics! Send us photos of your international pet travel adventure, we'd love to hear from you! Better yet, email pictures of you and your pets settling into your new home overseas to let us know about a job well done!