Sedating pets airline travel
Dehydration can have severe adverse effects such as renal failure.
You can provide food and water in the transport crate for the journey to Australia.
You must get an Australian import permit for your animal and they must meet all Australian entry requirements from the approved exporting country.
Please read our non-approved country via group 2 or 3 country step-by-step guide for cats or dogs for more information. As long as the Official Government Veterinarian who will sign and stamp the Veterinary Health Certificate in the country of export is prepared to accept and approve the testing, treatments or examinations performed in another approved country. The department processes each application as soon as possible from the date of submission.
Yes, provided the animal meets all Australian import conditions.An approved country is any country, administrative region or territory from which Australia allows the import of cats and dogs and their semen.Approved countries are divided into three groups, each with different import conditions.Moving your animal(s) to another country will also require you to meet that country's import conditions.
Discuss your plan with your approved group 2 or 3 exporting country of choice.
Most microchip numbers are 9, 10 or 15 digits long.