In addition to his work as Managing Director of Worldwide Animal Travel, Bruno Mansueto humbly serves as Regional Director for The Americas with the International Pet and Animal Transportation Association (IPATA). IPATA has provided professional, competent and caring pet transportation relocation services around the world since 1979. Today, the international network has over 440 members from more than 84 countries that provide the highest standard of care for animals—including constant attention to their security, safety and well-being during travel.

IPATA members are experienced professional pet shippers, registered with the United States Department of Agriculture (or equivalent). Further, they adhere to the rules and regulations of the Animal Welfare Act and the International Air Transportation Association (IATA) Live Animal Regulations as they relate to the care and transport of family pets.

Our Managing Director, Bruno Mansueto, was honoured to receive the Millie Woolf Memorial Leadership Award at the 2019 IPATA Awards in Chicago, Illinois. Read more.


The Animal Transportation Association is a non-profit association dedicated to the safe and humane transportation of animals – worldwide. The ATA connects individuals, businesses, organizations and groups involved in any phase of animal transportation. Worldwide Animal Travel is a long-standing member of the ATA who is committed to the uniform and effective international regulations and humane handling of live animals.


Worldwide Animal Travel has been accredited by the BBB since 2015 and currently holds an A+ rating.  We became a BBB-accredited business because trust matters to us and we wanted to show our customers that we are an honest, ethical business that they can trust.

BBB’s mission is to be the leader in advancing marketplace trust. BBB sees trust as a function of two primary factors – integrity and performance. Integrity includes respect, ethics, intent, and working toward a diverse, inclusive and equitable marketplace. Performance speaks to a business’s track record of delivering results in accordance with BBB standards and/or addressing customer concerns in a timely, satisfactory manner.

Living Elements

Living Elements is made up of experienced aquarists, marine biologists, and commercial divers that provide living organisms, such as octopus and sea urchins, to aquariums and marine education facilities across the world. They work with companies that are regulated by federal and provincial laws of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Environment Canada, and all other Canadian and international regulations regarding animal collection and transport.

Richmond Animal Hospital

Richmond Animal Hospital treats your pets like family by providing them with a full range of high quality pet health care. From teeth cleaning, vaccinations, and full lab testing to grooming, therapy laser treatments, and cat boarding, their mission is to deliver the best service possible in a caring and efficient manner.