Rabies, a valid vaccination applied according to instruction of vaccine manufacturer, initial dose should not be applied before 12 weeks of animal age.
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Transporting a pet internationally is a complex and daunting task. Involving strict paperwork and customs checks at every step of the way, an international import job is an exhausting endeavor to embark upon, especially if one is operating by themselves.
We at Carry My Pet offer international pet import services for your pet dogs, cats, and other species; doing all the hard work so you don’t have to. save our pet parents the hassle of coordinating with several different government agencies, we provide exclusive pet import services in India, managing the documentation and approval processes for the relocation of your furry friend.
Prior to any movement of a companion animal (dogs or cats) from outside the United Arab Emirates, you must obtain an import permit valid for 30 days from the date of issuance, and then examine these pet animals at the port of entry before releasing them. This process will verify that they are following the import requirements, conditions, and technical specifications. Here are the complete requirements you need to fulfil to enter the UAE with your pet.
Also known as a No Objection Certificate, it is a permit which is mandatory for any animal movement in or out of the country.
A certificate stating your animal has received the mandatory vaccinations is required before any movement.
To be obtained from a registered veterinary practitioner, signed and stamped.
All pets being imported to or exported from India must be Microchipped. India uses the standard ISO 11784/ISO 11785 microchip.
Prior to entering India, your pet must be vaccinated against certain diseases. This is done to prevent the transmission of potentially infectious zoonotic diseases from animal to animal/animal to person. Here are the basic vaccinations you will require for your pet before entering the country. Do make sure to get your pet vaccinated according to the timeline of your journey, as some vaccinations may require to be tested for (Ex: a rabies titer test if coming from a high-rabies country).
We understand that each pet relocation has a different set of rules requirements. To cater to the unique needs of each relocation, we offer a range of pet relocation services.
The Dog (three months of age and older) and Cat must be vaccinated against Rabies more than one month, but within 12 months prior to actual embarkation and all details shall be officially certified or mentioned in the official Health certificate. Also, all other vaccination record/detail shall be officially certified or mentioned in the official Health Certificate.
The name of owner in the official health certificate must match with the name as mentioned in the ticket of owner to establish ownership.
The name and address of the owner in the country of origin and in the country of arrival (import) must be mentioned on the health certificate.
A declaration from the owner that the dog/cat is bona fide pet with no commercial interest, gift and breeding purpose.
Copy of airway bill/journey details of pet/Bill of entry with custom (If coming under cargo.
Any other document if required during examination of application.
Authorization letter (if owner is not approaching directly).
*A NOC is only granted after the documentation process is complete an all formalities are fulfilled. No shifting or travel can take place in the absence of NOC.
You can charter a pet transportation service provider to do the job for you. Alternatively, you can meet the paperwork and travel requirements by yourself, making bookings and procuring certificates.
Importing a pet from another country is a lengthy procedure. In short, you will need to coordinate with government agencies in two countries for NOC’s and other paperwork. You will then need your pet to meet the vaccination and health requirements of the destination country, and procure documents from a vet stating the same. It is a long and labour-intensive process which takes time, energy, and the coordinated efforts of several people.
Your pet’s pet passport is valid for life. Their vaccination record serves as their pet passport, so provided it is up to date with the necessary stamps, stickers, and signatures, you do not have to worry about its validity.
Provided the aircraft has a pressure and temperature-controlled cargo bay, yes. Check with your airline to confirm the safe.
Domestically, Air India allows pets to travel in cabin for the duration of the flight.