Many animal owners want to leave your pet abroad - on vacation, the international exhibition or foreign buyer bought the animal and to the breeder, the goal is to send it to the owner.

In this case, according to the rules of importation of animals in a given country requires a certain set of documents accompanying the animal. For more information about the rules for the importation of animals can be found in a veterinary attaché at the embassy of the host country.

In 2003, due to the outbreak of rabies has been released EU Directive № 2003/60 / EC of 24.01.2003 on the procedure, the importation of animals in the EU. The practice adopted by many other countries outside the EU, such as Taiwan, Japan, UAE, Israel.

The rules used to transport dogs and cats between the Member States of the European Community have been standardized and regulated by Decree 998/2003 / EC, which came into force on 1 October 2004. Since that date, regardless of the purpose of your trip, every dog ​​or cat that crosses your border with the European Union, must follow certain rules.

The total list of required documents for export of cats and dogs abroad:

1. Electronic identification. Implanted under the skin of the animal microchip should comply with ISO 11784, ISO11785.

2. Veterinary international standard passport (photo of the animal when it reached 1 year).

3. Vaccination against rabies. Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Veterinary making a mark in the passport (name of vaccine *, signature, stamp, date) after checking the identification of animals. Validity of vaccination depends on the vaccine used and can not exceed 1 year. Vaccination should be done to animals aged 3 months and no later than 1 month prior to departure. A person who wishes to transport a pet with up to 3 months before it needs to know the country of entry, whether it is allowed in this country.

3.1. It is desirable to have a vaccine against plague, PvE, leptospirosis, hepatitis, AVI, parainflyuyentsi, dermatomycoses etc .. veterinarian makes a mark in the veterinary passport (name of vaccine *, signature, stamp, date)

4. Form number 1 vet. The form appears veterinary not earlier than 3 days before departure animals abroad.

5. Information on a blood test for antibody titration required between 4 and 12 months after vaccination against rabies. Study on single blood test should be done in an accredited laboratory, and the content of neutralizing antibody shall be not less than 0.5 IU / ml.

6. deworming and treatment of animals against ectoparasites *, as evidenced mark veterinarian at the veterinary passport. Treatment of worms and ticks, to be held between 48 and 24 hours before departure.

7. Information on the value of breeding animals vykazannyam of its appraised value.

8. Licensed container for transporting animals, which is securely closed.

9. Certificate Import, team information about the foregoing. To be completed before transport and agrees with the host of the party, and then given consent to importation of the animals into the European Union, Japan chi USA.

* The vaccine against rabies, Anthelmintics and ektoparazytarnyy drug must meet the requirements of the country of entry.