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A Look at Every Form of Transportation USPS Has Used
The US Postal Service has delivered mail in lots of ways over the years, from mules to boats to segways. Here's every form of transportation USPS has used.
Can I Ship Medical Devices?
Since they aren't hazardous material, you can ship medical devices without any problem! Learn about the international restrictions and which carrier to use.
How to Ship Live Bees
Bees don't just fly around everywhere...they're also shipped, and shipped very often! Learn how to ship live bees and the regulations you'll need to follow.
What is the Cheapest Way to Ship to Canada?
USPS is the cheapest way to ship to Canada, and you'll save the most money by using a service you only get with shipping software called Simple Export Rate.
What is the Cheapest Way to Ship to Mexico?
Shipping a package with USPS is by far the cheapest way to ship to Mexico, and you can save even more money when you use shipping software to buy postage.
How to Ship Snakes and Other Reptiles
If you want to ship snakes and certain reptiles, your choices are sparse—you’ll be limited to shipping with a third-party carrier that partners with FedEx.
How to Ship Live Birds and Poultry with USPS
You can ship live birds and poultry with the USPS, but there are certain boxes you'll need to use, items to include, and guidelines you'll need to follow.
How to Ship Ammunition
USPS prohibits the shipment of ammo, so you'll need to use another carrier like UPS or FedEx to do it. Learn how to ship ammunition and the restrictions.
USPS Media Mail: What It Is and When to Use It
USPS Media Mail is the most cost-effective way to send items such as books, vinyl records, videos, and other educational materials with US Postal Service.
How to Properly Pack Firearms for Shipment
To ensure safety and security, there are several regulations you'll need to follow whenever you package firearms. Learn how to properly pack firearms today!
How to Ship Firearms
You can ship firearms in the United States, but different carriers have different regulations, and you need to comply with local, state, and federal laws.
How to Ship Lithium Ion Batteries
Lithium ion batteries are categorized in Class 9 of Hazardous Materials. Learn how to ship lithium ion batteries and the regulations you'll need to follow.