Live Animals

With over 40 years of experience in transporting live animals, Amerijet’s primary objective when it comes to live animal shipping is to ensure the safety of your animal.

Animal breeders, handlers, zoos, aquariums and pet owners are among those groups who entrust their animals to the Amerijet live animal shipping teams. Our trained specialists work closely with every customer to plan and coordinate every step from documentation to transportation and ground transfers. All animals are transported in full compliance with the Air Transport Association (IATA) Live Animal Regulations.

What types of live animals can be shipped by air?

  • Domesticated Animals / Pets
  •  Horses
  • Livestock
  • Hatching Eggs and Baby Chicks
  •  Zoo Animals
  • Marine Life
  • Live Tropical Fish
  •  Reptiles
  • Birds
  • Amerijet does not transport primates.

Note:

*Amerijet does not accept brachycephalic (snub nosed) breeds.
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*U.S. temporarily suspends the transportation of dogs from high risk rabies locations.
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*Amerijet International Airlines will temporarily embargo all live animal shipments from December 1, 2021 – December 31, 2021, to and from the following markets: Antigua, Grenada, St. Kitts, Santiago, DR., St. Maarten, and St. Lucia.



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General Cargo Shipping

General Cargo is the most efficient service for dry goods packaged in single packages, on pallets or skids, in containers or crates.

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Required Documents

Accurate documentation is one of the most important requirements for international transportation and customs clearance. Some commodities may require additional permits, licenses, and/or shipping documentation. For documentation assistance, please contact your Amerijet Transportation Consultant. The following documents are commonly used when shipping dry cargo:

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