Probably you've seen many companies advertise their services on Craigslist. But how do you know that you will be dealing with licensed and professional people?
Whether it's a local or long distance move, it is your sole responsibility to transport your pets. Moving companies and labor helpers will not transport anything living.
Moving With Pets
If you are hiring local movers you need to check if your state requires a license from moving companies, and if yes then verify that company has one. To find this information you should call or visit DOT's website.
As soon as you are definite you will be relocating start comparing moving rates and getting quotes. Compare different professional companies and their services to make a successful move.
Before you rent a moving truck, calculate the weight of your belongings or how many rooms you have to move. For a general idea of what size of truck you will need, you may use the guide most truck rental companies use.
How to Choose a Right Size Truck