As from the 1st of January 2012, pets entering the UK will are no longer be required to undergo the 6 months quarantine on arrival.


All dogs & cats are now required to be micro-chipped, fully vaccinated for Rabies and DHPPi +L for dogs & 3-in-1 for cats.


The Rabies vaccination is only considered to be valid when given AFTER the implantation of the micro-chip. 30 days after the vaccination, a blood sample is to be drawn for the Rabies Neutralizing Antibody Titre Test and sent to Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute in Pretoria.


The result of which must be at least 0,5 International Units /ml.


3 months from the date the blood was drawn, pets may enter the UK.


An agent is also required to do clearances on arrival.





UNITED KINGDOM (includes England, Scotland, Wales Ireland & Republic of Ireland)


EUROPEAN UNION

The requirements for pets to the EU are the same as above for the UK.


The following countries are included in the EU –


France, Spain, Portugal, Germany, Italy, Sweden,

the Netherlands and many more


Please contact us to find out if your destination is

considered an EU member state



The minimum age for dogs and cats to the USA is 4 months old.


All pets are required to have valid Rabies and DHPPi +L vaccinations for dogs and CRP/L vaccinations for cats.

The Rabies vaccination cannot be administered before 3 months of age and must be at least 30 days old before departure.

Microchip is not required but always highly recommended

No further blood tests are required




UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / CANADA


AUSTRALIA


As from the 3rd of February 2014 the quarantine period for pets to Australia was drastically reduced.


Quarantine is no longer required in SA before departure, but the waiting period is at least 7 months, this time is spent at home with you


10 Days quarantine on arrival in Sydney or Melbourne


Pets are required to be microchipped and have valid Rabies and DHPPi +L vaccinations at least 6 months before departure.

The Rabies vaccination is only considered valid if done at the same time or after the implantation of the microchip.


30 days from date of vaccinations, a blood sample for a Rabies Neutralizing Antibody Titre Test can be taken and sent to Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute in Pretoria for testing. This test must be at least 6 months old (from the date the sample was taken) before departure.


There are further tests and treatments required within a certain time frame before departure.


Please contact us for further details and an accurate schedule will be calculated for you.





NEW ZEALAND


As of May 2011, quarantine for pets to New Zealand was reduced from 120 days to ONLY 10 DAYS on arrival.


Pets are required to be micro-chipped and vaccinated against Rabies and DHPPi +L for dogs and 3-in-1 for cats 6 months before departure. 30 days from date of vaccinations, a blood sample for a Rabies Neutralizing Antibody Titre Test can be taken and sent to Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute in Pretoria for testing. This test must be at least 3 months old (from the date the sample was taken) before departure.


There are further tests and treatments required within a certain time frame before departure.


Please contact us for further details and an accurate schedule will be calculated for you.






We were the FIRST pet travel company in South Africa to successfully transport animals to Australia via New Zealand!


As of the 29th of December 2014

All pets are required to travel within 5 days of their owners. Approved ports for entry into the UK are Edinburgh, Heathrow and Gatwick

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As of the 29th of December 2014

All pets are required to travel within 5 days of their owners.

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