- Can I take a dog on a Stena Line ferry?
- Can I take my dog on the ferry?
- Can I take my dog to Northern Ireland from UK Stena Line?
- Can I take my dog on the ferry to Ireland?
- Can you take a dog on a ferry as a foot passenger?
- Do dogs need passports to go to Ireland?
- Do dogs need a passport to travel?
- How do you get a pet passport?
- How long does it take to get a pet passport?
Pets are not permitted in cabins or any other passenger areas onboard.
You must pre-book a dog lodge which are available on the Promenade Deck and allow access to your pet throughout the crossing.
Not only can you visit your dog but you can also exercise them under controlled conditions and free dog food is available.
Can I take a dog on a Stena Line ferry?
Take your pet by ferry. Pets can travel in your vehicle for the duration of the crossing or they can be placed in one of our onboard kennels (subject to availability) but must be pre-booked online. Please note: Certain breeds of dogs are more sensitive to heat/poor air circulation in vehicles.
Can I take my dog on the ferry?
Ferries typically offer two options for taking dogs abroad. All dogs, cats and ferrets are expected to be covered by the PETs scheme. You should do your own research to ensure that your pet will be approved for travel, as any pets not meeting the necessary requirements generally aren’t allowed to board.
Can I take my dog to Northern Ireland from UK Stena Line?
Can I take my pet to Ireland or Britain with me? Car Passengers: Cats and dogs may travel in your car free of charge on the Irish Sea. Kennels are available to pre-book on all of our Irish Sea routes at no extra charge (excluding Belfast-Liverpool) on the “Stena Plus & Onboard Extras” step of the booking process.
Can I take my dog on the ferry to Ireland?
Irish Ferries participates in the Pet Travel Scheme. Motorists and foot -passengers may bring their pet with them. All Dogs, Cats and Ferrets travelling under this scheme need a Pet Passport. It is your responsibility to ensure that all the entry conditions are met otherwise your pet will not be allowed to travel.
Can you take a dog on a ferry as a foot passenger?
Most ferry companies do not allow foot passengers to take pets, but DFDS allows you to take a cat or dog with you as a foot passenger on these routes under the PETS travel scheme, as long as the animal is caged, see the pets page on their website.
Do dogs need passports to go to Ireland?
If you want to import a cat, dog or ferret into Ireland from any EU member state including the UK, the pet animal must have an EU Pet Passport, (this document is the same throughout the EU). The Passport certifies that: The pet has been vaccinated against rabies subsequently at least 21 days before travel.
Do dogs need a passport to travel?
To secure the pet passport, the dog must receive a rabies shot and/or a certificate denoting an up-to-date rabies vaccination. The vet will also fit the animal with an electronic microchip or tattoo that properly identifies the dog. The PETS policy and requirements typically apply to cats as well.
How do you get a pet passport?
There are four main steps to get a pet passport:
- Step 1: Research and confirm the requirements, based on your destination and method of travel.
- Step 2: Visit your vet to get your pet up-to-date on all the necessary vaccines and procedures.
- Step 3: Get your pet’s travel certificate certified by the USDA, if necessary.
How long does it take to get a pet passport?
Pet passports can be issued within 24 hours Monday to Friday. However, after your pet has received their rabies vaccination, you must wait 21 days to travel. Most people allow ample time to get their pets a passport, but it can be obtained in around 3 weeks to a month if needed.