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Sherpa® Deluxe™ Guaranteed On Board™ Convertible™ Pet Carrier & Backpack, Black, Medium

Sherpa® Deluxe™ Guaranteed On Board™ Convertible™ Pet Carrier & Backpack, Black, Medium

Sherpa® Deluxe™ Pet Carrier and Backpack is the perfect carrier for air travel, exploring destinations, and everything in between. It easily converts from a pet backpack to a pet carrier with secure side-release buckles and slide loops. Adjustable straps are padded for comfortable hands-free carrying in both backpack and carrier mode, with a comfortable handle for quick grabs when in backpack mode. Give your small dog or cat a luxurious flight with a plush convertible faux-lambswool liner, a moisture barrier, and three mesh windows for proper airflow. Backpack mode features a roll-open top and a safety adjustable tether to clip onto your pet’s harness. This fashionable soft-sided carrier features a stability board and rods for your pet’s safety and comfort, so it can easily fit under an airline seat while maintaining its structure. A built-in waste bag dispenser, pockets, and attached carabiner ensure you can take all the travel accessories and travel documents needed for you and your furry friend. With modernized solutions, safety features, and high-quality materials, Sherpa® Air makes jet-setting with your pet effortless. Bring your cat or dog along for the trip with Sherpa® Pet Carriers, ensuring safe travels near and far™.

Before purchasing your Sherpa® carrier and backpack, measure your pet to find the correct size and make sure your small cat or dog travel companion fits comfortably inside and can stand up and turn around in the carrier. Take all measurements while your pet is standing. To measure your pet’s height, measure from the floor to the top of your pet’s back; to measure your pet’s length, measure from the tip of their nose to the end of your pet’s rear; do not include your pet’s tail in the measurement.

Carrier dimensions: 17 x 11 x 10.5 in (43 x 28 x 27 cm)
Carrier weight: 2.5 lbs (1 kg)
Max Pet Weight: 16 lbs (7 kg)
Max Pet Size: 9.5″ H x 16″ L (24 cm x 40 cm)

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Guaranteed On-Board™
Machine Washable Liner
Satisfaction Guarantee
1 Year Limited Warranty
  • Medium Sherpa Pet Carrier & Backpack: Carries pets who weigh 16 lbs (7 kg) or less and measure 9.5″ H x 16″ L (24 cm x 40 cm) or less; for your and your pet’s safety DO NOT exceed carrier weight limit or measurements; carrier is intended for pet transport only; great for cats and small dogs; Sherpa Deluxe Pet Carrier and Backpack measures 17″ L x 11″ W x 10.50″ H (43 cm x 28 cm x 27 cm) and weighs 2.5 lbs (1.1 kg)

  • Guaranteed On-Board (GOB Program): When in carrier mode this carrier is part of our GOB program. Follow the instructions on the packaging to fill out our form and print out the documents needed to ensure your pet in their Sherpa Carrier is guaranteed boarding on your flight. If your pet in their carrier is denied boarding due to the carrier size, we will refund your and your pet’s travel fee. Restrictions apply, only valid for select major airlines’ domestic flights in the US and Canada.

  • Convertible: Adjustable secure detachable straps allow you to carry the carrier hands-free with a padded shoulder strap or a backpack with padded backpack straps; internal support rods ensure the carrier stays upright and open for worry free handling

  • Ventilation: Coated wire mesh panels and window stand up to claws and provide ample airflow. Mesh panels allow your pet to look out and allow you to easily check on your pet without opening the carrier during your travels; top opening in backpack mode rolls up and secures for a pup window

  • Convenient Features: Top and side entries for easy and preferred pet loading and exit; storage space to hold important pet documents, water bottles, and travel accessories; removable and machine-washable convertible dark grey liner for easy clean up; long adjustable straps with comfort details for comfortable hands-free carrying while on the go; adjustable tether made with quality hardware that easily clips on to most harnesses

  • Travel Easy: Comes with limited 1-year warranty; ID slot for safety in case carrier is lost; locking zippers that prevent pets from clawing or pawing open carrier for secure travel; stability board to give your pet a stable base to lie or stand on; stylish carrier made with quality hardware; gray colored liner that won’t show dirt and stains while on the go

  • Sherpa Air Travel Tips: Before going on a long flight get your pet used to being in the carrier, leave it out at home and let them use it as a lounge area and take them on short trips such as running errands or to the vet; bring a leash for your pet and locate pet relief stations at the airport in advance; when in the backpack and top is open, always tether your pet inside via their harness; Be sure to supervise your pet so they do not get tangled in carrier/backpack

67% polyester
16% PVC
6% plywood
4% metal
3% PE
2% nylon
2% POM

Carrier: Spot clean carrier with warm water and mild detergent.

Liner: Remove liner from bag, unzip cover, remove and set aside the stability board, machine wash cold with mild soap. Air dry.

Sherpa® One-Year Limited Warranty: Valid from the date of original retail purchase; warranty ensures the carrier will be free of defects in materials and workmanship for one year; it does not cover normal wear and tear, damage caused by pets, misuse of the product or use contrary to operating instructions; proof of purchase required; for more information or to file a warranty claim click here.

WARNING: For pets only. This is not a toy. Keep out of reach of children and pets when not in use. Do not leave pet unattended with/in carrier. This carrier is not a kennel or permanent habitat and is intended for pet transport only. Do not allow pets to chew on the carrier. Immediately discontinue use if any part becomes damaged; do not allow pet to ingest any parts. Do not use or store near heat.

WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including Di (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP), which is known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.
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