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Tobey on the job

Driver Interviews: Tobey Collins on COD and USDA

This month’s driver interview introduces Tobey Collins of KRC Pet Transport. A relative newcomer to the business, this 39-year-old Kentuckian has made remarkable progress in just a few short months – he’s already struggling to keep up with the growing demand. We got in touch with Tobey to learn what’s behind this sudden success. Here’s Read more about Driver Interviews: Tobey Collins on COD and USDA[…]

Mica, Nico, and one of their passengers.

Driver Interviews: Nico & Mica, Twenty Years Old and Flying High

Next up in Driver Interviews, we bring you Nico & Mica Transport. Based in New Jersey, this ambitious young couple moves animals by air or land. They’ve been doing this for only a couple of years, but they’re clearly in the business for all the right reasons. Nicolas Restrepo was busy delivering pets, but his Read more about Driver Interviews: Nico & Mica, Twenty Years Old and Flying High[…]

Meet the team: Matthew Coleman

Continuing our series of CitizenShipper staff interviews, we bring you Matthew Coleman, a customer support representative, bucket list champion, and one of our most recent additions to the team. Tell us a little bit about yourself, Matt. Your likes, dislikes, relationship with animals…? I am a Customer Service Rep at CitizenShipper and have been with Read more about Meet the team: Matthew Coleman[…]

pet transportation myths debunked

Seven Myths About Pet Transportation

Traveling with pets is a source of stress for many owners, and understandably so. Animals can be like small children – they have specific requirements, but can’t tell you what those are. That’s what leads people to rely on conventional wisdom about pet transportation. These factoids can be based in reality, or they can be Read more about Seven Myths About Pet Transportation[…]

Driver Interviews: Kevin Chadwick, 48 states in 40 days

Continuing our series of Driver Interviews, we got in touch with Kevin Chadwick of Teacher’s Pet Logistics, a Texas-based shipping outfit. A veteran of the 101st Airborne Division, Kevin has worked as a trucker for a few years after leaving the army back in 1997. He has since finished college and is now a physics Read more about Driver Interviews: Kevin Chadwick, 48 states in 40 days[…]

Boat shipping do’s and don’ts for this summer

The boating season is still in full swing, but sooner or later owners will start thinking about winter storage. With that in mind, we bring you advice on getting your boat where it needs to be, safe and sound. Here’s half a dozen easy tips on boat shipping solutions. DO prepare your boat for transport Read more about Boat shipping do’s and don’ts for this summer[…]

Recognizing and preventing heatstroke in animals

Summer heat is still going strong, so let’s talk about a condition that many pets must deal with around this time of the year. Heatstroke in animals is a health hazard that we’ve touched on before. This time we’ll look into the causes of this overheating, with an emphasis on preventative measures. Pet owners and Read more about Recognizing and preventing heatstroke in animals[…]