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The Pet Jet Set

Travel perks aimed at pampered four-legged family members

Queen Mary 2
Pets on Deck Program 

Cunard’s transatlantic ocean liner is the only luxury passenger ship with dedicated kennel services for cats and dogs. The iconic ship is equipped with 12 kennels, a full-time kennel master, a reserved walking deck and a private lounge, where owners can visit with their canine and feline friends on the high seas. cunard.com 

American Airlines
Pet Cabins 

First-class passengers flying between JFK and LAX or SFO can now stow their pint-size pets in a comfortable cabin—dubbed “Cuddle Class”—directly in front of their seats. The built-in kennels measure 19 by 13 by 9 inches. aa.com

JFK Airport
The ARK Terminal

Slated to open in 2016, JFK’s new $48 million terminal will be exclusively dedicated to animals on the go. Dogs will have their own 20,000-square-foot luxury area boasting private suites with flat-screen TVs, a swimming pool (shaped like a bone), massage therapists, grooming facilities for “pawdicures” and webcams for owners to stay connected. arkjfk.com