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Bringing a Pet INTO the U.S. From Another Country (Import)

Bringing a pet into the U.S. from another country (Import)

  • Animals entering the U.S. may be subject to regulation by USDA APHIS as all well as other federal agencies. Depending on your destination state, your pet may need to also meet additional health requirements.

  • It is the pet owner's responsibility to meet all federal and state requirements. Failure to meet all entry requirements may result in problems on arrival.

Select an animal to view the entry requirements information.

If the type of animal you are traveling with is not listed, click here.

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