We will only accept pets onboard if booked via an approved pet shipper, or if you are travelling with your own personal pet(s). Pets must be declared to P&O Freight at least 24 hours before arrival, with all relevant paperwork.
When travelling with or shipping pet(s) the following requirements need to be met:
- All Dogs/Cats/Ferrets must be micro chipped and have a 'pet passport'. All details contained therein must correspond.
- All Dogs/Cats/Ferrets must meet UK legal requirements including the requirement of the DEFRA 'Pet Travel Scheme' (including, without limitation, the holding of a Pet Passport and evidence of micro chipping and Rabies vaccination). Full details of which are available on www.defra.gov.uk.
- You can carry no more than 3 personal pets.
- All freight pet shipments must be non-commercial and certified as the freight driver's own pet(s). There may be NO sale or transfer of ownership of pets.
P&O Ferries are currently NOT accepting any new pet shipper applications. If you require a commercial pet shipment, kindly contact us and we will advise you of our approved pet shippers.
P&O Ferries Holdings Ltd reserve the right to refuse shipment at any time.