Pet's Let's Travel

Comprehensive Pet Relocation Services in Bristol


Transporting pets can be stressful for both you and your furry companion. At Pets Lets Travel, we recognise this and have designed our comprehensive pet relocation services to make the process smooth and stress-free for everyone involved. As certified and experienced animal relocation services in Bristol, we prioritize the safety and welfare of your pets with our meticulous planning and tailored care. Whether it’s door-to-door relocation, urgent veterinary visits, or simply ensuring your pet is comfortable on their journey, we’ve got you covered. With our expert knowledge of UK pet transport regulations and unwavering commitment to animal welfare, you can trust us to deliver your pets safely, promptly, and with the care they deserve. Let us help you embark on this journey together.

Why Choose Pets Lets Travel for Your Pet Transportation Needs?

When looking for reliable pet transportation in Bristol, it’s essential to select a service that not only understands the practicalities of animal transport but also genuinely cares for the well-being of your pets. At Pets Lets Travel, we stand out as the leading choice for numerous reasons.

Certified and Experienced Pet Transport Specialists

At Pets Lets Travel, our team comprises certified professionals who are not only passionate about animals but also highly skilled in the logistics of pet transport. Our expertise in handling various situations ensures that your pet’s journey is smooth and stress-free. Each member of our team undergoes rigorous training, aligning with DEFRA standards, to manage and care for pets of all sizes and breeds efficiently. This dedication to professional excellence means your pet is in safe, experienced hands every step of the way.

Safety First: Our Commitment to Animal Welfare

Our primary concern at Pets Lets Travel is the safety and welfare of your pets. We follow strict protocols to ensure that each pet is transported in secure, comfortable conditions that meet all regulatory requirements. Regular vehicle inspections and maintenance ensure a safe environment, while our adherence to best practices in animal welfare keeps your pets calm and comfortable throughout their journey. This commitment extends to providing frequent rest breaks on longer trips, using climate-controlled vehicles, and maintaining a serene travel atmosphere.

Tailored Services for All Types of Pets

Understanding that each pet has unique needs, we offer customised services to cater to the specific requirements of your animals. Whether you have a nervous cat, an elderly dog, or a small rabbit, our services are designed to accommodate their specific needs to ensure a comfortable journey. We consult with you to understand your pet’s habits and preferences and tailor our services accordingly, making sure that your pet’s travel experience is as close to their normal routine as possible.

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Local Expertise in Bristol

With years of operating in Bristol, we have developed a deep understanding of the local area, which allows us to choose the best routes for timely and safe pet delivery. Our knowledge of Bristol’s traffic patterns, road conditions, and climate helps us in planning the most efficient travel schedules, reducing travel time and minimising stress for your pet. This local expertise also enables us to quickly adapt to any unexpected changes or delays, ensuring that your pet arrives at its destination on time and in good spirits.

Choosing Pets Lets Travel means opting for a service that combines professional expertise, a commitment to safety, and personalised care, making us the best choice for pet transportation in Bristol. Trust us to take care of your beloved pets as if they were our own, giving you peace of mind while they travel.

Our Pet Transportation Services in Bristol

Pets Lets Travel provides a range of comprehensive pet transportation services in Bristol, designed to meet the unique needs of your furry companions.

Door-to-Door Pet Transport Solutions

Hassle-Free Pickup and Delivery

Our door-to-door pet transport solutions are tailored for convenience. We arrange for the safe collection of your pet from your doorstep, eliminating the stress of having to travel to a drop-off point. Our trained drivers ensure that pets are securely picked up and delivered to the desired destination with utmost care and professionalism. This hassle-free service allows you to focus on preparing for your journey while we handle your pet’s safe and timely transportation.


Service Coverage: From Bristol and Beyond

Our services cover the entire Bristol area and extend beyond, ensuring your pet is transported safely whether it’s a local move or a long-distance journey. We carefully plan the routes, avoiding traffic hotspots to ensure prompt delivery. Our expansive coverage means your pet’s needs are met, whether they require local vet visits or international relocation.

Specialised Care During Transit

Comfort and Security Measures

Pets Lets Travel prioritises the comfort and security of every pet during transit. Our vehicles are equipped with climate control to maintain an optimal environment, and crates are chosen based on the size and temperament of your pet to keep them secure. We use calming techniques to minimise stress and ensure each pet has a peaceful journey, providing a comfortable, reliable environment.

Regular Stops and Care on Long Journeys

For longer trips, regular stops ensure pets can stretch, rehydrate, and relieve themselves comfortably. Our drivers are trained to provide gentle care, ensuring that each animal remains calm and relaxed. Whether it’s a simple walk or additional feeding for puppies and kittens, our team is dedicated to supporting your pet’s health and well-being during transit.

Emergency and Scheduled Vet Visit Transports

Coordinating with Veterinary Clinics

For scheduled or emergency vet visits, we work closely with veterinary clinics to coordinate smooth and swift transport. Our team stays in constant communication with the vet’s office to ensure your pet receives timely care. We transport pets directly from their location to the clinic, providing comfort and peace of mind in stressful situations.


Immediate Response for Urgent Needs

When unexpected health issues arise, you need quick access to transportation that prioritises urgency. Our immediate response service is equipped to handle emergency transports efficiently, ensuring your pet receives the critical attention they need. With trained drivers and knowledge of the local area, Pets Lets Travel is equipped to respond promptly and effectively in times of distress.

Understanding Pet Transport Regulations

Navigating pet transportation regulations is critical to ensure the safe and legal travel of your pets. At Pets Lets Travel, we help guide you through these requirements to make sure that your beloved animals are well-prepared and protected.

Legal Requirements for Pet Transport in the UK

The UK has strict rules for transporting animals to ensure their health and welfare. All pets must have a valid microchip and an up-to-date pet passport or health certificate. Vaccinations, especially for rabies, are required, and dogs travelling internationally need a tapeworm treatment. Additionally, DEFRA (Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs) mandates that all pet transport companies must meet high standards in vehicle hygiene, animal handling, and documentation. At Pets Lets Travel, we ensure full compliance with these regulations, maintaining the highest level of care throughout the transport process.

How We Ensure Compliance with DEFRA Standards

As a DEFRA-authorised transport provider, we adhere strictly to government guidelines. Our vehicles are inspected regularly to ensure cleanliness and safety, with specific cages or crates to accommodate different pet sizes. Our staff receive ongoing training to handle pets compassionately and efficiently, and our documentation processes are stringent to make sure each pet meets the travel requirements. By following these standards, Pets Lets Travel provides reliable, stress-free travel experiences for both pets and their owners.

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Preparing Your Pet for Transport

Proper preparation is key to ensuring a smooth journey for your pet.

Essential Pre-trip Preparations

Start by scheduling a vet visit to confirm your pet is fit to travel. Make sure vaccinations are up-to-date, and complete any necessary treatments like worming. Give your pet time to adjust to its travel crate by letting it explore and spend time inside, rewarding positive behaviour. If your pet is anxious, consult your vet for calming techniques or natural remedies.

What to Pack for Your Pet’s Journey

Prepare a travel kit that includes your pet’s favourite toy, a blanket with your scent to reduce anxiety, and ample food and water. Bring extra treats to encourage calm behaviour, and ensure any medications are packed in clearly labelled containers. For longer journeys, include a collapsible bowl and waste bags for quick stops. By planning ahead, you can ensure your pet’s comfort and well-being throughout the journey.

Beyond Transportation: Additional Pet Care Services

At Pets Lets Travel, we understand that pet relocation goes beyond simple transportation. We offer comprehensive support, including partnerships with local care providers and recommendations for post-transport care, to ensure that pets settle into their new environments smoothly and comfortably.


Recommendations for Post-Transport Care

After a trip, pets may need some extra attention to feel secure and relaxed. Create a familiar environment by surrounding them with their favourite toys, blankets, or beds. Provide consistent feeding times, and make sure they have plenty of water and time to rest. Gradually reintroduce them to daily routines and be patient with any behavioural changes during the adjustment period. Gentle play, reassuring words, and short walks will also help.

Supporting Your Pet’s Adjustment to New Environments

Acclimating to a new home can be challenging for pets, but we have some tips to make this transition easier.

Behavioural Tips for Acclimatising Pets

Allow pets to explore their new environment at their own pace, starting with one or two rooms. Reward calm behaviour with treats and praise. Gradually expose them to new sounds and smells by opening windows or playing soft music. Stay close to provide reassurance, and avoid leaving them alone for long periods initially.

When to Consult a Vet After Moving

Keep an eye out for significant behavioural shifts, lack of appetite, or prolonged anxiety that doesn’t ease with time. Should your pet exhibit symptoms like persistent vomiting, diarrhoea, or lethargy, consult a vet promptly. Your local veterinarian will be able to provide tailored advice to ensure your pet recovers fully from travel-related stress and remains in good health.

At Pets Lets Travel, our priority is ensuring that your pet has a seamless relocation and a happy start in their new home.

Door-to-Door Service Across Newcastle and Beyond

Easy Booking and Customer Support

We have designed our booking process to be user-friendly and efficient. Whether you’re scheduling in advance or need urgent assistance, you can reach out to us through our website, phone, or email. Our team will guide you through every step, answering any questions you have about our services or your pet’s specific requirements.

We’re available to provide updates on your pet’s journey, assist with pre-trip preparations, and offer expert advice on easing the travel process. We take pride in ensuring every pet’s transport is smooth and safe from start to finish.

For top-quality pet transportation services in Bristol and beyond, contact Pets Lets Travel today!


Sedation is generally not recommended before transporting your pet. While it may seem beneficial for keeping pets calm, sedatives can sometimes lead to disorientation, nausea, and other complications during travel. At Pets Lets Travel, we prioritise your pet’s safety and comfort through careful handling and a stress-free environment, ensuring they feel secure without the need for sedatives.

Transport duration depends on several factors, including the distance and route. We provide accurate estimates based on your specific needs and keep you informed at every step. Our team considers the most efficient yet pet-friendly travel options, ensuring regular breaks and care throughout the journey.

Absolutely! Familiar toys and comfort items can be reassuring for your pet during the journey. You can pack small, non-hazardous items like blankets or chew toys to help ease any anxiety they might feel. Please ensure that these items are safe and won’t interfere with their travel crate or vehicle space. At Pets Lets Travel, we welcome anything that helps make your pet’s journey more comfortable and stress-free.