Welcome to Guaranteed on Board® with American Airlines™

Quaker Pet Group has partnered with American Airlines™ to ensure that you will not encounter any delays or complications when flying with your pet. Here's how it works...
  • SMALL and MEDIUM Sherpa carriers are Guaranteed on Board® on American Airlines™ flights.
  • Fill out the form below with your flight information and details to ensure that you are compliant with American Airlines™ flight requirements before your travel day.
  • Print your Guaranteed on Board® Certificate and bring with you to the airport and present to the boarding agent.
  • If you are denied boarding due to the Sherpa carrier that you are using to transport your pet, Quaker Pet Group will reimburse you for the cost of your flight, and your pet fee subject to the rules and conditions listed below (applicable for flight routes 1 and 2 below only).
  • Guaranteed on Board® is only available on U.S. domestic flights, Canadian domestic flights, and flights between the U.S. and Canada.
  • Additional information can be found here: American Airlines™ Pet Travel Information

Personal Information

  • You must fill in all fields
  • You must fill out one form for each flight of your trip. If you have multiple flights from one destination to another, each flight will need a GOB form.
Flight Number
Flight From
Flight To
Date Calendar
Passenger's Full Name
Phone Number
Email Address
Pets' Name(s)

Pet Information

If you are traveling with more than one pet, they must be of the same species, must travel in the same carrier and weigh less than 20 pounds total (both pet(s) & carrier combined).
Cat Dog


  • All pets must be a least 8 weeks old to travel.

American Airlines requires a pet transportation charge of $125.00
Yes No

  • Book your pet's reservation early. There are limits to the number of pets allowed in the cabin.
  • Charges are payable at the airport and the passenger must show the pet travel fee receipt at the departure gate.
  • Pets traveling on-board with passenger must check in at the ticket counter. No curbside or self-service check-in is permitted. Allow extra time beyond the normal check-in guidelines, but no more than 4 hours prior to your flight time.

Carrier Information

Do you have a valid Health Certificate? Yes No
Although it is not required, Quaker Pet Group recommends that you get a health certificate before airline travel with your pet.
  • Blank Health Certificate
  • Carrier must stay under seat for the duration of the flight
  • Pet may not be removed from the carrier at any time while on-board the aircraft
  • Health certificate recommended within 10 days of travel for domestic destinations

Trip Details

Qualifying Routes

Route 1: Between the 49 United States/Canada/Puerto Rico/US Virgin Islands (Hawaii excluded)
  • Carry-on pets accepted on domestic flights within the 48 contiguous United States, Alaska, Puerto Rico, St. Thomas, and St. Croix
  • No carry-on pets to/from Hawaii. Pets may travel as checked baggage only
Route 2: Between the 49 United States/Canada and Mexico/Caribbean (Hawaii excluded)
  • Carry-on pets accepted from the U.S. to Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean provided the country of arrival permits entry
  • No carry-on pets to/from Hawaii. Pets may travel as checked baggage only

  • One carrier per passenger
  • Only one pet kennel per ticketed passenger may be accepted for travel in the cabin. The kennel may contain two (2) dogs or two (2) cats but they must be the same species, at least 8-weeks old, and the pet and container can weigh no more than 20 lbs. combined.
  • Two (2) pets total permitted in First Class (book early with reservations to assure availability)
  • Five (5) pets total permitted in Business and/or Coach Class (book early with reservations to ensure availability)
  • American Eagle and American Connection, one (1) pet in-cabin permitted
  • Pet must be able to stand, turn around and lie down in the carrier

Terms & Conditions

Quaker Pet Group Guaranteed on Board® program is designed to ensure that you and your pet travel comfortably and hassle free. If you follow the guidelines below and are denied boarding the aircraft with your pet, Quaker Pet Group will refund the cost of your flight and your pet travel fees.

This program is subject to the following:
  1. You have filled out all the information on the Guaranteed on Board® form truthfully and accurately - if not, this offer is void
  2. If you and your pet are denied boarding the aircraft due to any issues other than those related to the carrier, this offer is void
  3. If your pet is viewed as a threat to the safety of you, itself or others, this offer is void
  4. If the information that was filled out and submitted is not accurate, this offer is void
  5. If you fail to arrive at the gate on time and are denied boarding, this offer is void
  6. If the carrier that you are using is damaged, in poor repair or condition, this offer is void
  7. If the safety of your pet is in question due to non related carrier issues, this offer is void
  8. If you are over the limit for carry-on baggage and are denied boarding, this offer is void
  9. If the flight is cancelled or you voluntarily decide to not take the flight, this offer is void

I have fully read the details of the Quaker Pet Group, LLC Guaranteed on Board® program and understand the terms of conditions related to the recovery of my airline ticket costs and my pet's travel cost(s). In the event that I am denied boarding, I am aware that I will need to have the Guaranteed on Board forms filled out and signed by the person that is denying my entry.
User Agreement I Agree to the Above Terms & Conditions.

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