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Petwings is the pet transportation division of Keringa-Petwings

Petwings has two subdivisions, Petwings Air transport and Petwings air-conditioned Pet Taxis

Petwings can transport your pets by air or road almost anywhere in the world as well as around South Africa. We also assist those who are relocating to South Africa from abroad: regarding import permits, customs clearance, airport collection, etc.

We are only a 15-minute drive from Johannesburg International Airport.

We offer:

  • National quotations
  • International quotations
  • 5 star in-transit boarding available for dogs and cats
  • Door to door and airport to airport service

Documentation can become a nightmare when you decide to move countries; we will advise on / handle all the relevant documentation:

  • Import / Export Permits
  • Health Certificates ( We have our own veterinarian in attendance)
  • State Veterinary Documentation
  • Customs Documentation

Why take them with you?

In many families, the cats and dogs are more than pets: they are integral members of a close-knit family.

They have given you years of love, companionship and protection. Do you really know what will happen to them if you leave them behind? It’s usually better to keep your whole family together when you move.

Read one dog’s moving experience!

Keringa Petwings, near OR Tambo International Airport Johannesburg and agents in:

  • Cape Town
  • George
  • Port Elizabeth
  • East London
  • Bloemfontein
  • Kimberley
  • Durban

South African member of IPATA , Independent Pet and Animal Transportation Association International.

Petwings is experienced, reliable, professional, dedicated, safe and we go the extra mile. You can’t do better than entrust your beloved pets to Petwings for a happy moving experience.

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Measurement Guide

Guidance for Calculating Properly Sized Pet Airline Shipping Containers

The size of the container (crate, kennel, carrier) must be such that it will allow the pet to stand in a natural position turn around easily and to lie down in a natural manner at all times.
The images above gives measuring directions and a guideline for calculating the correct size airline shipping container for your pet/s. They relate to a pet standing in a natural position.

Pet Measurement:

A – Length of the pet from the tip on nose to root of tail.
B – Height from ground to top of leg or elbow joint.
C – Width across right & left shoulder.
D – Height of the pet in natural standing position from ground to the top of the head or the tip of the ear in erect ear breads. (for a cat you might find it easier to measure height while cat is sitting with head erect).

Minimum Container Dimensions are:

Length = A+1/2 of B

Width = C x 2 (1 pet) or C x 3 (2 pets)

Height = D