Within South Africa

Domestic airlines operating within South Africa all require pets to be vaccinated accordingly.

General information:

  1. The minimum age for pets to travel is 8 weeks old.
  2. Bookings require at least 48 hours (2 working days) to be reviewed and confirmed by the airline.
  3. A copy of the vet book (info page and vaccination page) is required to submit a flight booking request.
  4. If a puppy or kitten, a copy of the mother’s vet book (info page and vaccination page) is also required to submit a flight booking request.

For Puppies and Kittens to Travel between 8 and 12 Weeks of Age:

  1. The mother must have a valid rabies vaccination.
    The vaccination is only considered valid if it was given at least 30 days prior to the date of birth & not older than 12 months.
  2. At least one vaccination for Canine Distemper (or Adenovirus Type 2) Parvovirus and Para-influenza OR Feline Rhinotracheitis, Calicivirus, Panleukopenia and Leukaemia no less than 14 days prior to travelling.

Older Dogs and Cats (12 Weeks and Older):

  1. Rabies, Canine Distemper (or Adenovirus Type 2) Parvovirus and Para-influenza OR Rabies, Feline Rhinotracheitis, Calicivirus, Panleukopenia no less than 14 days prior to travelling but not older than 12 months, unless it is a booster vaccination.