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In addition to the special care provided to animals when they travel as baggage or cargo, United's PetSafe® program offers a guaranteed, flight-specific service, based on the time of tender.

View PetSafe rates.

Please note, rates shown include the actual weight of the animal plus the weight of the crate (total weight) and do not include applicable surcharges such as a fuel surcharge.

  • United's booking, handling and acceptance procedures apply.
  • The tender time for the PetSafe program is generally two to three hours prior to flight departure.
  • All PetSafe animal shipments must be prepaid.

Additional details about the PetSafe program may be found within Traveling with Animals section, or you may contact the PetSafe Desk at 1-800-575-3335 or 1-832-235-1541.