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Costa Rica


Notice: If you have any questions or concerns regarding the procedures and requirements for exporting 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 product will be exported, the area in which your office is located, or the area in which the product is manufactured.

Animal Products to Costa Rica

*ALERT* Important information regarding trade bans and other restrictions - June 2022 (pdf 298kb)

Bovine meat-and-bone meal - November 2015 (pdf 20kb)

Cardiac tissue for biomedical use - porcine and bovine - March 2020 (pdf 140kb)

Dairy for Human Consumption - December 2015 (pdf 15kb)

Feathers and Down - January 2018 (pdf 37kb)

Pet Food - May 2019 (pdf 57kb)

Porcine and/or Poultry meals (including meat-and-bone meal) - December 2017 (pdf 96kb)

Raw Bovine Ingredients for Use in Pet Treats - December 2021 (pdf 172kb)

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