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Polarcargo Continues to Promote Safe Pet Travel Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

16 March 2020, Johannesburg – Following the meeting held by Cabinet to discuss the nation’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic on Sunday, 15 March – President, Cyril Ramaphosa enforced travel bans to and from high-risk countries. This came after the number rose to 51 confirmed Coronavirus cases in South Africa. Despite animals not being able to contract the COVID-19 […]

No proof you can get COVID-19 from your pet, how to keep your pet and your home safe

Polarcargo endeavors keeping you informed with all your pet industry news relating to the current COVID-19 pandemic. Keeping yourself and your family and furkids, safe and protected is crucial for everyone overcoming this current worldwide pandemic. Today the U.S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention the CDC, USDA and NVSL (Department of Agriculture and Veterinary […]

8 Tips on Choosing the Pawfect Pet Travel Specialist

COVID-19, Coronavirus, lockdown, embargoes, SHUTDOWN! Words that has formed part of our everyday vocabulary that has cemented the fact the world is currently rebooting. With all this time to research, analyse and plan…. When making important decisions, how do you make the right decision? Did you choose your financial advisor because it was the first […]

Everything you need to know about caring for brachycephalic dogs

Brachycephalic – meaning “shortened head” – refers to snub-nosed and flat-faced pets like pugs, Shih Tzus, Himalayan cats and lop rabbits, to name a few. Hazel Imrie, Managing Director at Polar Cargo, shares her expert tips for owning and looking after a brachy. Each breed has unique care points to note. Therefore, it is essential […]