Volunteers across the country frequently transport animals to other cities and states for rescue, foster care and adoption. While this practice saves the lives of countless animals, it also requires special attention to the safety and well being of the animals.
RedRover asked seasoned animal rescue transporters for their tips, and here is a sampling of their recommendations.
These guidelines are not intended to be a comprehensive list of requirements. We encourage you to review the links and resources in the next section, and please check on all relevant laws and ordinances before the transport takes place.
Resources and referrals