Animal Transporters (non-affiliated) Listing:

These listings are NOT endorsements or recommendations. We have not checked them all out.
START has compiled this for ease and reference. We strongly suggest that
you check them out yourself before using a specific service.

Animal Rescue Flights

Animal Rescue Flights promotes, plans, and performs the transportation of animals from overcrowded shelters where they face certain death to other parts of the country where qualified families are waiting to adopt them. There is never a fee of any kind, either to the sender or the receiver of an animal flying with ARF.

Main transport areas: Nationally
www.animalrescueflights.org

 

Freedom Train Animal Rescue Transports

The Freedom Train is a mode of free, volunteer-based transportation designed to rescue animals from high kill shelters and abusive/neglectful situations, and transport them to screened and approved rescues and forever homes.

Main transport areas: South To Northeast US
www.freedomtraintransports.com or 864-934-8496 or
email rhonda@freedomtraintransports.com

 

Kindred Hearts Transport Connection

Assisting rescues with transport needs tos ave the money on transport and put that money to use to save the lives of others. We do support the transport needs of our military – so often pets get left behind in shelters because they cannot afford to transport them. We will also assist private individuals if they have a demonstrated financial hardship and need to move an animal that would otherwise be in jeopardy of being placed in a shelter. Folks can apply for transport as well as sign up to volunteer in this effort. We are 100% FREE!  

Main transport areas: Nationally and border to border.
www.kindredheartstransportconnection.org

 

Operation Roger – Truckers Pet Transport

20-30 pet-loving truckers who VOLUNTEER to help needy pets travel to their new homes and have a better chance at a fun-filled life by giving them a hitchhike in the cabs of their trucks and a lot of TLC enroute. Pet transport donation is $40.

Main transport areas: We are a small group to cover the entire country.
www.operationroger.rescuegroups.org

 

Pets On Board Transport

Nationwide local and long distance transport including private transport, airport pick up, boarding and onboard boarding. Vehicles are specially outfitted motorhomes. Beware of scams using Western Union or Money Orders. Pets on Board only accepts major credit cards.

Main transport areas: Nationally
www.petsonboardtransport.com
email contact@petsonboardtransport.com or 304-940-2044

 

Pilots to the Rescue

Pilots to the Rescue’s mission is to save potential pets facing imminent death utilizing an advanced rescue flight system. Enrolling a network of trained pilots, shelters, ground teams and veterinarians, PTTR gives little souls filled with unconditional love a second chance in a furever home.

Main transport areas: Nationally
www.pilotstotherescue.org

 

Rescue Express Transport

Rescue Express Transport is a free service for rescue groups. Twice a month transports allow rescue groups in high kill shelter areas to have the option to transport animals, to go to other rescue groups in areas where there is a shortage of adoptable animals.

Main transport areas: California, Oregon, Washington, and Western Canada, currently.
www.rescueexpress.org
541-525-3232

 

Wings of Rescue

Run by pilots, we understand the factors and details that go into planning a safe, successful flight and use our network of ground volunteers to make loading and delivery as easy as possible for the pilot. Wings Of Rescue is a 501c3 charity, your donation or part of is tax deductible.

Main transport areas: West coast including California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho & Canada.
www.wingsofrescue.org

 

 

Local California Independents:

Royce Bordes /Angels n’ Paws

Main transport areas: SoCal area to WA/British Columbia border
909-743-4656

 

Debie Brown

Main transport areas: Up to 150 miles for free from any Los Angeles, CA Shelter.
310-528-6255

 

Jim Hill

Main transport areas: Northern California
Email mudvillemutts@comcast.net or 209-969-7226

 

 

Breed Specific Transport:

Basenji Rescue and Transport

Main transport areas: Nationally and Canada
www.basenjirescue.org

 

Heart Bandits Eskie Railroad

A network of people around North America who have volunteered to transport Eskies relay fashion. Each volunteer transports an Eskie from 50 miles to 200 miles to the next volunteer who does the same. The Eskie Railroad provides a safe, low cost means of transporting an Eskie in need of a home to a home in need of an Eskie.

Main transport areas: Nationally
www.heartbandits.com or Email contact@heartbandits.com

 

 

Misc. Transport Help:

Helping Cause For Paws

Main transport areas:  Transport/Rescue by State – You must have yahoo email account
www.helpingacause4paws.org

 

Animal Transportation Association

Non-profit International Trade Association Dedicated to providing access to necessary resources for safe and humane handling and transport of all animals worldwide. Directory also on site as well as requesting transport services.

Main transport areas: Worldwide
www.animaltransportationassociation.org
202-827-0909

 

Long Haul Ground Transport – Independent:

Cherry Harley Transport

Volunteer ground transports.

Main transport areas:  Alabama to New York.
http://cherryharleytransports.blogspot.com
Email: cherryharleytransports@fastmail.fm

 

Professional Paid Transport Services:

Pet Relocation

PetRelocation Service Consultant familiar with your destination region who will obtain all of the necessary details to provide you with an accurate quotation. Specializes in corporate and military relocation.

Main transport areas:  Nationally, Asia- Pacific, Europe 
www.petrelocation.com or 1-877-PET-MOVE

 

UShip

Multiple pet shippers provide quotes.

Main transport areas:  National and International 
www.uship.com/pets

 

We Move Pets

We Move Pets, LLC, is a family-owned pet shipping and transportation company based in Bryan, Texas.

Main transport areas:  Arizona, California, Florida, Colorado, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina and Texas
www.wemovepets.com
1-866-269-5099 or Email wemovepets@gmail.com

 

World Pet Travel 

World Pet Travel has the capability to transport English Bulldogs and French Bulldogs domestically within the Continental United States!! During cooler months we are able to transport internationally to some countries.

Main transport areas:  Europe, Canada, South and Central America, Asia, Middle East, Australia and New Zealand, South Africa
www.petmovingservice.com
1-855-OUR-PET-2 OR Email  Paws@petmovingservice.com

 

Animal Transporters

World Pet Travel has the capability to transport English Bulldogs and French Bulldogs domestically within the Continental United States!! During cooler months we are able to transport internationally to some countries.

Main transport areas:  Worldwide Pet Transport. Ground services only to California, Arizona and Nevada. Pet Taxi Service Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, San Diego
www.animaltransporters.com
1-800-699-3012