If you’re planning to take your pet abroad, you need to talk to the airline about how your pet will be flying with you. Some people actually ship their pets as cargo separately from their own flights. Learn more about international pet travel in this infographic.
K-9 search dogs with their handlers go back to duty following their treatment at a veterinary hospital unit a week after 9/11. As many as 100 dogs searched for victims on the site of the World Trade Center collapse, and were checked after each stint of duty. The dogs were bathed and checked for dehydration, chemical inhalation and other potential dangers.