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Four legged frequent fliers?

Sydney/Melbourne
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reviews: 47
Four legged frequent fliers?

Is this a first?

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australia
posts: 2,551
reviews: 17
1. Re: Four legged frequent fliers?

well the falcons in Qatar get to have their own passport so why not FF points for our pets

Detroit, MI
Destination Expert
for Detroit, Travel Gadgets and Gear
posts: 5,307
2. Re: Four legged frequent fliers?

Airlines make money off pet fees, so this is just a way to kick a (tiny) portion of it back to the customer in points. Just marketing.

Musicians that buy seats for their instruments set up frequent flier accounts. I'm sure there are plenty of cellos out there that have top tier elite status.

Italy
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for Livigno, Lombardy
posts: 39,355
reviews: 138
3. Re: Four legged frequent fliers?

I think that is so sweet, why should'nt they have FF points.

Portland, Oregon
Destination Expert
for Air Travel
posts: 18,944
reviews: 5
4. Re: Four legged frequent fliers?

Will pets qualify for elite status if they fly enough? I can just see a passenger barking mad as his upgrade to business class is taken by Mr. Fido.

South Pole
posts: 15,408
reviews: 38
5. Re: Four legged frequent fliers?

at least with VA they will be in the hold where they belong, not in the cabin.

Watford, United...
posts: 4,471
reviews: 12
6. Re: Four legged frequent fliers?

Will pets qualify for elite status if they fly enough?

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Only on Woofthansa :-)

Sydney, Australia
posts: 3,803
reviews: 7
7. Re: Four legged frequent fliers?

Their other option may be Cat-hay Pacific .... ;-)

Orange, Australia
posts: 147
reviews: 25
8. Re: Four legged frequent fliers?

Pets in Australia don't get to fly in the cabin, period. I think FF miles for pets is cute - particularly if they fly freight often.

9. Re: Four legged frequent fliers?

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Portland, Oregon
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for Air Travel
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reviews: 5
10. Re: Four legged frequent fliers?

Removed my post above as Mr Marcoos beat be to it.

If you want to take your pet budgie I hear you can get a good deal from CheepOair.