United adopts Continental's pet policy

February 17, 2012 2:22:39 PM PST
As United merges with Continental, the new airline will have Continental's pet policy.

As United merges with Continental, the new airline will have Continental's pet policy.

It could cost pet owners up to $1,400 to fly pets overseas from Japan. Not all flights are that expensive.

United says the extra fees are government mandated costs.

Airlines have different policies for pets. So it's best to check before you fly with your pet.