Please scroll down for the latest news on pet passports and other information about importing pets to and from France.
Pet passports can be a real problem at border crossings, if all your documentation is not correct. Also there have been cases of a micro chip not being able to be read at the port, and the animals having to be quarantined at great cost.
Their website is http://www.defra.gov.uk/wildlife-pets/pets/travel/ The PETS Helpline on 0870 241 1710
Send an e-mail to [email protected]
New 2012 Tapeworm rules for dogs entering the UK from DEFRA
Importing pets into the UK from France – From January 2012 animals entering the UK will not have to wait for 6 months after the rabies vaccination .