Pet-Friendly Travel

interCaribbean Airways offer pet friendly flights to safely accommodate your furry friends on your journey across the Caribbean with us.

The carriage of pets (not to include trained service dogs) may be carried subject to the operating aircraft on the route taken.  interCaribbean carries only dogs or cats.  Local regulations require that animals travel in an appropriate travel crate or cage, whether in the cabin or cargo hold compartment.  

Pets in Cabin

The cat or dog accepted for travel in the Cabin must remain at all times in the soft sided carrier from boarding the aircraft until exiting the terminal at the destination.

  • The size limit is 15 lb maximum.
  • The animal needs to be able to sit, stand and turn around.
  • The carrier needs to have a water proof liner.
  • The animal needs to have appropriate vaccinations  to include rabies.

Restricted Dog Breeds in Turks & Caicos Islands

The Turks & Caicos Islands, Legal Notice 39 of 2003, signed by the Governor under Section 98 of the Customs Ordinance, restricts the following breeds of dogs from being permitted entrance into the Turks & Caicos Islands.

For further details or to inquire about exceptions, contact the Turks & Caicos Customs Department at +1-649 946-2345.

  • Akita
  • Any breed of Bulldog
  • Any breed of Mastiff
  • Any Pit Bull including the American Staffordshire Terrier, the Pit Bull Terrier, the Staffordshire Bull Terrier and a mixed-breed dog which has any Pit Bull lineage.
  • Bandog
  • Beauceron
  • Canary dog, or Presa Canario
  • Doberman Pinscher
  • Dogo Argentino
  • Fila Brazilliero
  • Japanese Tosa
  • Jindo
  • Kuvasz
  • Rhodesian Ridgeback
  • Roman Fighting Dog
  • Rottweiler
  • South African Boerboel
  • A dog which appears to have been bred for fighting