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Category: Live Animals

Shipping Pets - choosing pet kennel

Pet Shipping: Choosing the Right Pet Kennel

Whether you opted for land or air transportation for your pet, using an appropriate kennel is important to keep the animal safe, comfortable and easily handled by shipping personnel during transit. Furthermore, a crate that your pet has gone accustomed to will minimize stress brought about by the transportation process....

Ship an Iguana Via Mail

How to Ship an Iguana Via Mail

Iguanas are some of the most popular lizards kept as pets due to their calm disposition and bright colors. The green iguana is probably the most popular species and the easiest to find in pet stores. Because of their popularity, information about them is widely available, as well as veterinarians...

Ship a Sugar Glider

How to Ship a Sugar Glider

The sugar glider is a small marsupial that originated from the rainforests of Australia and Indonesia which has been domestically bred as household pets in the United States for the last 12-15 years. The name refers to its preference to eat almost anything that is sweet, especially fresh fruits and...

Ship a Bearded Dragon

How to Ship a Bearded Dragon

A bearded dragon (Pogona vitticeps) is a reptile originating from the semidesert regions and woodlands of Australia. Its broad, triangular head and throat with spiny scales arranged in rows like a beard, make it unique from other lizards. These spiny scales are not so sharp but expands when the animal...

Shipping live animals

Important Information On Shipping Live Animals

Not all species of live animals are acceptable for shipping domestically or internationally. Some animals are subject to certain limitations and restrictions when being transported. Violations of these regulations can lead to fines and confiscation of shipment. Here are some important factors that should be considered when shipping live animals...

Ship a Live Praying Mantis

How to Ship a Live Praying Mantis

The Praying Mantis, generally called mantids, is one of the most popular insects kept as pets. They come in different colors and sizes depending on species. Sizes range from less than an inch up to 6 or more inches in length. Mantids are quite easy to take care of and...

Ship Live Corals

How to Ship Live Corals

Keeping a salt-water aquarium is fast becoming a popular hobby among many individuals. Even if it is a tad more tedious to maintain, not to mention expensive, than ordinary fresh water aquariums, many hobbyists enjoy the diverse fish and coral species that they can add to their tanks. Mariculture and...

Ship Chinchillas

How to Ship Chinchillas

Chinchillas are rodent species native to the Andes mountains in South America. They are known for their dense, velvet-like fur making their pelts a most sought after material in the fur industry. In fact, domesticated chinchillas are bred for this use because the poaching of wild chinchillas are now prohibited....