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Travel Documentation - Airline Routing Information

The correct routing information should be placed in a pouch that is securely attached to the outside of the kennel. The pouch should be readily accessible to assist those who will be routing the dog to the correct destination.

The routing information is used to ____.

A) specify the orientation of the kennel

No, this is not the purpose of the routing information.

B) assure the dog arrives at the proper destination

Good, the routing information is used to route the dog to the proper destination.

C) clarify the emergency contact for the dog

No, this is not the purpose of the routing information.

The lessons below are designed for pet owners who are planning to travel with their dogs and airport personnel who have the responsibility of accepting dogs for air travel. After reviewing this lesson, you will understand the factors that can improve the safety of dogs during air travel. To learn how to plan for the safety of your dog during air travel: 1) read the instructions online, 2) watch the movie, or 3) view the practice activities below.

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