Sherpa® Element® Duffle Pet Carrier: For Pets up to 20 Pounds Get the Right Fit This Sherpa® Element® Duffle is for pets up to 20 pounds, and is 17 inches long, 11.25 inches high, and 11.25 inches wide. It's also available in a smaller size for pets up to 8 pounds. Guaranteed On Board ® Flying with a pet is stressful. Every airline has a specific set of rules and regulations and pet parents are often not properly prepared or aware of the requirements. As avid pet lovers and enthusiasts, Sherpa® wants to ensure that pets and pet parents travel comfortably and with peace of mind. Guaranteed On Board ® is the only program that guarantees our carriers are in-line with each participating airline’s rules and regulations and provides all the information needed for an easy, hassle-free trip. Simply go to www.flygob.com, select the participating airline, enter the carrier info, pet info and flight info and print the GOB form. Should you be denied boarding due to your Sherpa carrier, Quaker Pet Group will reimburse you for the cost of your flight and pet fee--Guaranteed! Original Deluxe Element Duffle Element Carrier Delta Deluxe AA Carrier AA Duffle On Wheels Cat Tote Top Entry YES YES YES YES YES YES YES Side Entry YES YES YES YES YES YES YES YES Hand Carry Straps YES YES YES YES YES YES YES YES Shoulder Strap YES YES YES YES YES YES YES Pull Strap YES Wheels YES Number of Mesh Panels 3 4 3 3 3 3 4 3 Number of Pockets 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 3 Roll-Down Privacy Flaps YES YES YES Seatbelt/Luggage Strap YES YES YES YES YES YES YES Available Sizes Pets up to 8 pounds YES YES YES Pets up to 16 pounds YES YES YES YES YES YES YES Pets up to 20 pounds YES Pets up to 22 pounds YES YES Approved on Most Airlines Small YES YES N/A N/A N/A YES N/A N/A Medium YES N/A YES YES YES YES YES YES Large N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Guaranteed on Board Small YES YES N/A N/A YES N/A N/A Medium YES YES YES YES YES YES Large N/A N/A N/A N/A "Approved for Use on Most Major Airlines" VS. "Guaranteed on Board" Please note, only the Element Duffle for pets up to 8 pounds is Guaranteed On Board® . The Element Carrier for pets up to 16 pounds and Element Duffle for pets up to 20 pounds are approved for use on most major domestic airlines. What’s the difference? Approved for use on Major Airlines means that a carrier: Provides adequate ventilation Is leak-proof Safely encloses the pet Conforms to underseat dimensions Most pet carriers and all Sherpa® carriers are airline approved, however ONLY Sherpa® carriers are Guaranteed On Board® . Guaranteed On Board® is the only program that guarantees a Sherpa® carrier meets an airline's specific rules and regulations and will be allowed on board. All small and medium Sherpa® carriers are included in the GOB program. Go to www.flygob.com Select the participating airline Enter the flight info, carrier info and pet info Print and sign the forms and present when boarding Should the passenger be denied due to the Sherpa® carrier, Quaker Pet Group will reimburse the pet parent for ticket and pet fee--guaranteed! Questions to ask before traveling with your pet: Is my pet too old or young to handle the stress of traveling? Is my pet in poor health? Is my pet recovering from surgery or a traumatic event? Is my pet pregnant?