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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.

Animal Products

Live Animals


USDA Accredited Veterinarian Signature Original Ink
APHIS Veterinary Medical Officer Signature Original Ink

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.

Serbia - Summary of Requirements for Live Animals




Anteaters (Tamandua tetradactyla) and/or Linneaeus’s Two Toed Sloth (Choloepus didactylus)

Aquaculture Animals

  • Aquaculture open health certificate — May 2016  Aquaculture animals for farming, relaying, or put and take fisheries, and/or intended for open ornamental facilities - (Annex IV, Part A, Commission Regulation 1012/2012)


Other – to be issued by a USDA-accredited veterinarian and endorsed by APHIS

Zoo Carnivores – to be issued by a USDA-accredited veterinarian and endorsed by APHIS on page 4 of the certificate


The pet import information has been moved to the pet travel website click here

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