9 Best TSA-Approved Pet Carriers

Top 9 TSA-Approved Pet Carriers

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MASKEYON Airline Approved Pet ( Fleece Pad And Pockets For Cats Dogs And Small Animals)
Product Highlights:
  • please measure your pet before purchasing:19.5"l x 12"w x 12"h(43.5"l x 32"w x 12"h after the 4 expandable soft sided).max load of 20 lbs (9 kg). fits pets up to 19"lx11"w x 11"h.
  • easy to clean:for the cozy mat,it is detachable and machine-washed.for the pet carrier, just unzip it and easy to clean the inner and outer layers.
  • pet-friendly design: we increased the top ventilated opening, which make it more convinient to put your cat dog in or out without getting hurt.to increase the stability of the carrier, we added steel strand into the frame. no defrmation and no sag.in addition to the topping way, it has 2 side entrances,easy to access.
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Smiling Paws Pets 4Way ( Kennel, Airplane, Car & Train Travel, 17x11x9 L/W/H)
Product Highlights:
  • you are going to love this pet carrier! the smiling paws pets carrier bag is full of features loved by pet owners. option to expand either of the four sides, top load entry (pictures below), included internal leash, safety self-locking zippers, zipped storage pocket, reinforced rotating metallic clips, safety sleeve for luggage handles and car seatbelts, soft machine washable pad, superb air circulation and thickly padded shoulder and handle holders.
  • 4-way expansion + top entry: this unique cat and small animal carrier bag can be extended on all four sides. creating an unparalleled space of comfort in any situation. allow your pet to move around, reduce anxiety and discomfort during travel. also includes top entry. roll up the mesh, secure the leash and give your pet a little comfort at anytime.
  • tsa airline approved: designed to comply with tsa and iata requirements. carefully sized to comply with domestic and international airlines under seat in-cabin dimensions (max 9” h) for soft-sided pet carriers. you don’t want to show up at the gate to be denied boarding.
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Sherpa Travel Delta Air ( (Frustration Free Packaging))
Product Highlights:
  • perfect for traveling in style and comfort by plane or car, for an adventure or just a trip to the vet
  • patented spring wire frame allows the rear end of the carrier to be pushed down several inches to conform to under-seat requirements
  • mesh windows for ventilation, roll down flaps for privacy, top and side entry with locking zippers for safety, padded adjustable, no-slip carrying strap, seat belt/luggage strap, machine-washable faux lambskin liner, delta luggage tag
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Mr Peanuts Expandable Airline ( Plush Faux Fleece Bedding With A Sturdy Plywood Base)
Product Highlights:
  • please note interior sizing & pet measuring guidelines before purchase - best fits pets up to 16"lx10"h and up to 15lbs. airline capable carriers are designed for pets lying down, so your pet may not be able to stand. it is best to measure your pet while comfortably laying down, as that is the typical position during flight
  • please keep in mind that we show the exterior dimensions as well as approximate interior dimensions to best portray the usable interior space for your pet. the interior space will be less than exterior due to the fabric thickness and plush faux fleece padding. the rounded contours of the tote design means interior dimensions are approximate and shown at their maximum measured points
  • airline requirements - always keep in mind each airline sets their own specific requirements, and they can even vary from their domestic, international, and shuttle services so it is always advised to check with your airline of choice. all will require your pet to be comfortable in the carrier, and to remain under the seat in front of you. all prefer a soft sided carrier for its adjustability and we have designed our carrier to comply with major airline configurations
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Mr Peanuts Double Expandable ( Self Locking Zippers, Plush Faux Fleece Bedding)
Product Highlights:
  • airline approved expandable pet carrier - 18" length x 10.5" width x 11" height, fits pets up to approximately 16" in length x 10" in height and up to 15lbs. airline capable carriers are designed for pets lying down, so your cat or dog may not be able to stand. designed with a ventilated roof and meets all airline regulations of under forward seat compatibility including delta, southwest, united, american, virgin and others
  • airline requirements - i work with representatives of various airlines in the design of all of my airline capable totes. always keep in mind each airline sets their own specific regulations, and they can even vary from their domestic, international and shuttle routes so it is always advised to check with your airline of choice. all will require your pet to be comfortable in the carrier bag, and to remain under the seat in front of you. all prefer a soft sided carrier for its pliability.
  • charcoal ash 2 tone fabric - easily cleaned with a wipe down, waterproof, and it comes with a plush interior fleece padding which is both comfortable and easy to clean (recommend hand wash or dry clean) tote folds to less than 3" when not in use
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Mr Peanuts Airline Approved ( Plush Faux Fleece Bedding With A Sturdy Plywood Base)
Product Highlights:
  • please note interior sizing & pet measuring guidelines before purchase - best fits pets up to 16"lx10"h and up to 15lbs. airline capable carriers are designed for pets lying down, so your pet may not be able to stand. it is best to measure your pet while comfortably laying down, as that is the typical position during flight
  • please keep in mind that we show the exterior dimensions as well as approximate interior dimensions to best portray the usable interior space for your pet. the interior space will be less than exterior due to the fabric thickness and plush faux fleece padding. the rounded contours of the tote design means interior dimensions are approximate and shown at their maximum measured points
  • airline requirements - always keep in mind each airline sets their own specific requirements, and they can even vary from their domestic, international, and shuttle services so it is always advised to check with your airline of choice. all will require your pet to be comfortable in the carrier, and to remain under the seat in front of you. all prefer a soft sided carrier for its adjustability and we have designed our carrier to comply with major airline configurations
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Mr Peanuts Double Expandable ( Bedding With A Sturdy Plywood Base, 18LX10.4WX11 H)
Product Highlights:
  • airline approved expandable pet carrier - 18" length x 10.5" width x 11" height, fits pets up to approximately 16" in length x 10" in height and up to 15lbs. airline capable carriers are designed for pets lying down, so your pet may not be able to stand. designed with a ventilated roof and meets all airline regulations of under forward seat compatibility including delta, southwest, united, american, virgin and others
  • airline requirements - i work with representatives of various airlines in the design of all of my airline capable totes. always keep in mind each airline sets their own specific regulations, and they can even vary from their domestic, international and shuttle routes so it is always advised to check with your airline of choice. all will require your pet to be comfortable in the carrier, and to remain under the seat in front of you. all prefer a soft sided carrier for its pliability.
  • snowflake 2 tone fabric - easily cleaned with a wipe down, waterproof, and it comes with a plush interior fleece padding which is both comfortable and easy to clean (recommend hand wash or dry clean) tote folds to less than 3" when not in use
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Jet Sitter Super Fly ( Carriers Cat Dog Small Dogs)
Product Highlights:
  • fits small pets only (9 lbs) - dog cat carriers fit in cabin under seat on united airlines, southwest, jetblue, american, delta, alaska, frontier, allegiant, spirit with 360 degree panoramic windows for ultimate air circulation and visibility.
  • exclusive top load door - convenient when lowering your pet without breaking your back, and allows an open roof for anxious pets to stretch out for a peek.
  • collapsible and functional - many upgrades such as resin scratch resistant mesh, buckle lock zippers, secure pocket for passports, roomy stretch pocket for pet toys, interior leash, luxe steel hardware, super plush hand washable fleece cover.
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Kurgo Dog Carrier Backpack ( Hiking & Travel | Lightweight | Waterproof Bottom)
Product Highlights:
  • pet carrier backpack – dog backpack is made for small pets up to 25 pounds who enjoy taking in the outdoors as much as you do. interior tether adds extra security and attaches directly to pet harness. dimensions are 12.5” w x 9” d x 18.5”h.
  • waterproof bottom - don't worry about setting your pack down: the water proof armorsole bottom will keep muck out and comfort in. easy to wipe clean and has a removable, machine washable interior pad.
  • laptop and ipad sleeve – travel carrier back pack includes interior zipper pocket for laptop, with a back pocket for an ipad. laptop sleeve has fleece lining for extra protection.

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