Notice: If you have any questions or concerns regarding the procedures and requirements for exporting animals, animal products, or to obtain a zoosanitary certificate for an animal product, you should contact the VS Field Office covering the area from which the animal or product will be exported, the area in which your office is located, or the area in which the product is manufactured.
HEALTH CERTIFICATE ISSUANCE AND SUBMISSION
USDA Accredited Veterinarian Signature
APHIS Veterinary Medical Officer Signature
Details: Health certificates require original ink signatures from the issuing USDA Accredited Veterinarian and the endorsing APHIS Veterinary Medical Officer with the application of the APHIS embossed seal. Submissions through the online Veterinary Export Health Certification System (VEHCS) cannot be accepted at this time.
Germany - Summary of Requirements for Live Animals
Germany is a Member State of the European Union. Bilingual health certificates are available for some species/commodities (see below). If the bilingual certificate for that species or commodity is not listed below, please refer to the English version on the link European Union. It is the responsibility of the exporter to obtain a bilingual certificate if it is not listed below. Frankfurt will accept English-only certificates.