Rules for carriage of pets, birds and dogs

In accordance with Clauses 87, 89, 92-96 of the Rules for Carriage of Passengers, Luggage and Cargo-Luggage by Public Railway approved by the Resolution of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus dated July 17, 2015 No. 609: 

121. Upon presentation of veterinary documents, the carriage of small pets and birds is allowed in a luggage car without their re-carriage en route.

122. Small pets and birds are transported in the sender’s packaging, which protects the luggage, cargo luggage of other persons from damage, and the car itself from dirtying. The indicated packaging shall correspond to the size and number of animals transported.

Feeding and caring for small pets and birds is the responsibility of the passenger accompanying them, who shall travel on the same train.

123. Small pets and birds are accepted for carriage not earlier than one hour before the train departure.

For carriage of small pets and birds in a luggage carriage, a luggage receipt is issued, another transportation document, which indicates the total weight with the container and the number of animals and birds transported. A fee is charged for the total weight at the luggage rate.

124. Small pets and birds shall be received by a passenger at the station upon arrival of the train on which they were transported, but no later than one hour after arrival.


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