Bringing a pet abroad can be incredibly comforting. When everything else is foreign, having the familiarity of a favorite dog to greet you at the door is a huge relief. But bringing a pet overseas requires extensive planning and money. I have a friend in Korea who searched for months to find an apartment that would even allow a dog to be in residence. And then there were customs and airline fees to consider. But if having your furry friend abroad is worth it to you, just start researching early. Defining Moves gives guidelines on where to start.