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New Video!

We have just added a new cartoon video on our YouTube channel! Our latest video discusses Pet Travel to and from Hawaii. The video explains why travel to Hawaii is the most difficult pet relocation in the United States and will teach you about what is needed to get your pets to Hawaii.

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Happy Tails Travel Blog

How can I Relocate my Pet to Hawaii?

By: Bridget Monrad, R.N. | Mar 18, 2022

This blog reviews the entry requirements for cats and dog going to Hawaii. As a rabies free state, there are more requirements than a pet relocation within the contiguous U.S.

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Transporting Puppies and Kittens from Breeders

By: Bridget Monrad, R.N. | Mar 09, 2022

Read this blog for suggestions on how to bring your new puppy or kitten home from the breeder!

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Best Travel Option for my Pet: Air Travel or Long-Distance Ground Transport?

By: Bridget Monrad, R.N. | Dec 07, 2021

Read this blog to learn about the advantages and disadvantages of air vs. long-distance ground travel for your pets!

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Why Happy Tails Travel is the Best for Pet Ground Transportation

By: Bridget Monrad, R.N. | Sep 06, 2019

We have had our Long Distance Ground Transportation for over three years now! Our by Ground Safe and Sound Service is in high demand as the airline restrictions have only grown stricter within the past years. Happy Tails Travel strives to provide the best service in the industry. As we are not the only company who has turned to offering ground relocation, we wanted to share with you some of the features which make our By Ground Safe and Sound program unique, and what services truly make us the best in the industry. You can learn what puts us ahead of the competition by reading this blog!

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Why Choose Happy Tails Travel

By: Bridget Monrad, R.N. | Nov 16, 2018

This blog will teach you what you should look for when selecting the right pet travel professional to work with for your pet's relocation. It also describes how Happy Tails Travel is unique from its competitors.

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Why Does my Pet Require Ground Transportation?

By: Bridget Monrad, R.N. | Sep 18, 2018

Recently there has been an increase in airline regulations for pets, which has resulted in our company offering a brand-new service, By Ground Safe and Sound. This blog will go into detail as to why some pets require ground transportation and what our ground service includes.

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United Airlines

By: Bridget Monrad, R.N. | Mar 26, 2018

By now we are sure you have heard of United’s temporary ban on all pet relocation. This blog discusses the full scope of the story, how United reached their decision, and why we at Happy Tails Travel are still supportive of the airline.

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Winter Weather Safety Tips to Keep Your Pet Safe and Warm

By: Bridget Monrad, R.N. | Dec 24, 2017

This blog provides a summary on ways you can keep your pets safe and warm during the winter months.

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Relocating with Service Animals

By: Bridget Monrad, R.N. | Jul 05, 2017

This blog goes into detail about the different types of service animals and their jobs. It also discusses how these pets are allowed to travel and how some people abuse the system by falsely calling their pets service animals.

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Happy Tails Travel – Additional Services

By: Bridget Monrad, R.N. | Mar 03, 2017

This blog focuses on the services we provide besides air transportation! Not all travel is as simple as from point A to point B!

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The Travel Day – What to Expect

By: Bridget Monrad, R.N. | Feb 02, 2017

This blog will give you a detailed run down of what to expect the day your furry family member is set to fly!

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Holiday Pet Travel

By: Bridget Monrad, R.N. | Oct 26, 2016

Learn what factors go into planning your pets' Holiday vacation!

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Fall is Here - Pet Tips for the New Season

By: Bridget Monrad, R.N. | Sep 23, 2016

Our October Blog focuses on preparing your pets for the cooler temperatures and upcoming Holiday Season.

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Microchips and International Pet Travel

By: Bridget Monrad, R.N. | Sep 06, 2016

This blog will tell you all about Microchips, and why your pets need to be chipped before traveling internationally!

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Back to School!

By: Bridget Monrad, R.N. | Jul 16, 2016

Summer is ending and kids are going back to school. Read this blog to learn tricks about how to acclimate your pets' to their new routine.

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Adopt Don’t Shop! - Adopting a Pet from Out of State

By: Bridget Monrad, R.N. | Jun 29, 2016

Adopt Don’t Shop! This blog will tell you how Happy Tails Travel can help relocate a rescue pet that is far away from you and your furry family member's new home!

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Water & Fire

By: Bridget Monrad, R.N. | Jun 14, 2016

Read this blog to learn how to keep your pets safe during all your fun summer activities!

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Snub-Nose Breeds & Summer Restrictions

By: Bridget Monrad, R.N. | May 09, 2016

This is a short description of snub-nosed pet breeds, and the difficulties of transporting them. We discuss physical attributes, as well as airline restrictions for these specialty breeds.

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Summer Safety Tips for Pets

By: Bridget Monrad, R.N. | Apr 01, 2016

Warmer temperatures brings certain risks and health hazards for your furry friends. Follow these summer safety tips to keep your cats and dogs healthy and happy during the summer season!

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Pet Health Awareness for Safe Travel

By: Bridget Monrad, R.N. | Jan 28, 2016

Your furry family members' health is important! This blog will highlight the vaccination process for travel and the reasons why it is best to keep your pets up-to-date on their shots and work with a professional pet shipping agent to make sure your pets have everything they need before they fly!

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