Cabo Verde Airlines
Pets in the Cabin
On B757 and B737 aircraft, small animals can travel in the cabin if the combined weight of the pet and carrier does not exceed 17 lbs (8 kg). Only 1 pet is permitted to travel in each carrier in the cabin. The fee for this service is 25 CV Esc for domestic; 150 EUR for flights to Europe; $190 to USA, Brazil and West Africa.
Pets in Checked Baggage
Animals weighing more than 17 lbs (8 kg) can travel as checked baggage in a well-ventilated area of the cargo hold. The fee for this service is 50 CV Esc for medium animals on domestic flights and 75 CV Esc for large animals on domestic flights; 200 EUR for medium animals to Europe and 250 EUR for large animals to Europe; $250 for medium animals to USA, Brazil and West Africa and $310 for large animals to USA, Brazil and West Africa. The maximum weight for medium animals and their carrier is 70lbs (32 kg) and large animals cannot exceed 110lbs (50kg).
For pets traveling in the cabin, carriers must not exceed 21" x 14" x 10" (55 cm x 35 cm x 25 cm). They should be large enough to allow animals to turn around inside, have a compartment for food and water, and the floor should be leak-proof and covered in an absorbent material. For pets traveling as checked baggage, carriers must be large enough for animals to lie down, turn around, and stand up comfortably inside.
The following breeds of dog are considered dangerous by Cabo Verde Airlines, and won't be allowed to travel: Pitbull Terrier, American Staffordshire Terrier, Mastiff, American Pit Bull, Staffordshire Bullterrier, Bullterrier, American Bulldog, Argentine DGO, Brazilian Fila, Kangal (Karabash) Kaukasian Owtscharka, and Neapolitan Mastino.