Pet therapy utilizes trained animals and handlers to achieve specific physical, social, cognitive, or emotional goals with patients. We only accept checked pets for active-duty U.S. military and U.S. State Department Foreign Service personnel traveling on official orders. Up to 2 pets may be checked and they must meet the minimum age and health requirements of the destination. Since capacity is limited, we accept checked pets on a first-come basis.
- Anthropomorphism, or the projection of human feelings, thoughts and attributes on to animals, is a defining feature of human pet-keeping.
- Pets have commonly been considered private property, owned by individual persons.
- You could try teaching your cat or dog to lie down or roll over when you say the word “boo”.
- As part of a three-month trial starting in late September 2022, we will start to allow pets outside in designated areas on the upper passenger deck of ferries sailing