Pet Travel Trends – April 2023

by Ali Oaks | May 23, 2023

According to the 2021-2022 APPA National Pet Owners Survey, a resounding 70% of U.S. households own a pet. Of the 90.5 million homes with furry friends, approximately 78% of these American pet owners travel with their companions each year. 

The 2022 pet ownership statistics also revealed that cats and dogs are the most popular of all species to travel alongside their human counterparts!

In this monthly series, we will highlight the top five domestic and international destinations dogs and cats traveled to with GlobalVetLink pet health certificates. Check out these pet-friendly vacations for traveling with dogs or cats, and start planning your next trip!

Top Destinations in April 2023

Top 5 International Destinations
Top Destination #5
Top Destination #4
Top Destination #3
Top Destination #2
Top Destination #1
Top 5 Domestic Destinations
Top Destination #5
Top Destination #4
New York
Top Destination #3
Top Destination #2
Top Destination #1

Offer Compliant Pet Travel Services

Interested in offering international and domestic pet travel services but not sure where to start?

If you have clients traveling with cats, traveling with dogs internationally, traveling with dogs to Hawaii, or traveling to other domestic destinations, GlobalVetLink is the perfect solution for creating compliant health certificates for pet travel.

Check out these free eBooks to discover how pet travel can drive clinic revenue and how to price your services!

Getting Started with IHCs

This eBook has all the essential details you need to efficiently create 100% compliant travel documents for your patients. Included are step-by-step guides and solutions that can create IHCs in under 5 minutes.

How to Use Pet Travel to Drive Clinic Revenue Growth

Download this free eBook to read about trends in pet travel and discover how to leverage the growing pet travel industry to drive clinic revenue.

Are you a pet owner planning a trip with your furry friend?

Whether you're looking to take your furry friend on a road trip to another state or planning a flight to another country with your furry companion, GlobalVetLink can help you navigate the complex world of pet travel, including compliance with international regulations. 

Tell us about your upcoming trip on, and we’ll help you quickly and easily find what your pet needs so they can join you on your next adventure!