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The rules and regulations for travelling by air with animals differ from country to country. It is the passenger’s responsibility to ensure all necessary documents have been issued and authorities contacted.

Limited transportation

Only dogs and cats are allowed to be transported to Cuba (as Pet in Cabin as well as Animal in Hold).

A maximum of 2 dogs only are allowed to be transported to Hurghada (either as Pet in Cabin or as Animal in Hold).


  • The following countries do not allow animals to be transported either in the cabin or checked in as baggage, but only as freight:
  • South Africa* (Cape Town)
  • Scotland** (Edinburgh)

*These conditions only apply when importing animals into these countries.

**The animals must go to quarantine on arrival and remain there for between one and six months.

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