Bringing your best friends(pets) to Cyprus
If you have a pet at home, whether it’s a cat, dog or something more exotic, you’re likely to want to take them with you to Cyprus when you move.
Don’t worry, we can put you in touch with experts who have years of experience in helping people move with any number of weird and wonderful pets. If you’re concerned about bringing your best friends(Pets) don’t be It is relatively easy to bring pets into Cyprus after obtaining an import permit from Cyprus Veterinary Services. Pets must be kept under ‘house quarantine’ for six months, however ‘home quarantine’ is also possible in a previously agreed area where the Veterinary Services Department will inspect the pet at intervals. This quarantine has now been lifted for pets if specific documents and certificates such as the following are submitted:
• An examination certificate that states that the pet was clinically examined 72 hours before exportation.
• Confirmation that the pet was kept in the exporting country since birth or the six months prior to shipment, with no outbreak of rabies.
• That the pet was treated with echinococcosis and hydatidosis prior to its shipment.
• That the pet was treated with an insecticidal preparation against ectoparasites prior to its shipment. Continue Reading