Sorry. Question: How much did you pay for the dogs fare to the Philippines? Good luck. It is important to notify and coordinate with all responsible government agencies. You have chosen a lovely name for her. I was invited to spend spring in Phils, but want to take the doggie and make sure he will have great times on the beach :) thanks! All costs incurred will be shouldered by the importer. We have chosen KLM as it was a direct flight to Manila from Amsterdam. I think we had paid 50 Pesos only but you see, it was 2011. Yes, pet dogs and cats need to be appropriately chipped before traveling to the Philippines. What to Know About Importing Dogs and Cats to the Philippines As with all pet relocations, initial steps include working with your vet and ensuring your pet’s vaccines align with all import requirements. Of course, you can also send your application directly to the Bureau of Animals but sometimes it takes a long time for you to hear back from them. Visayas Ave., Hi, do you have idea on how the customs compute the pet when arriving at the airport? Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on June 08, 2018: Hi Albert! He's like our child. Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on June 22, 2017: No, Angus was not quarantined. Thanks for dropping by. You need a dog passport that includes everything about your dog, including its vaccines. ASEAN. All costs incurred will be shouldered by the importer. We are being deployed back to the Philippines asap in two months. I f your country of export does not appear in the list of Group 1, 2, or 3 countries, you will need to prepare your animal usi ng the non-approved country via Group 2 or 3 country step-by-step guide. OMG HORRIBLE FOR A DOG TO DIE IN FLIGHT AIRLINES NEED TO BE TAKING BETTER CARE OF PRECIOUS CARGO. Thanks for dropping by. OPTION 1: Apply on-line for SPS Import Clearance for Dogs and Cats. I am always glad that I can help. For more information, visit Importing or Travelling with Pets.. Amphibians and reptiles I hope everything will be fine and good luck with your travel next year to my home country. We sent a friend to get the document to be filled up and our friend sent that paper to us here in Germany. Thanks. Secure Self Storage in Angeles City, Pampanga. Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on August 23, 2019: Hi Irene. Get an airline-approved crate and start training your pet to stay in it 4. OK, I have a SPS Import Clearance from the BAI for my pets. By the way, how was your experience traveling with your dog? Answer: You have to ask this question to the BAI in Cebu. It is not meant to substitute for diagnosis, prognosis, treatment, prescription, or formal and individualized advice from a veterinary medical professional. The custom only read my dogs' import paper and passport and that´s it. A health certificate is important because this attests or certifies that the cat or dog to be imported is healthy and is free of any disease. I think it would be better now to buy a local or imported dog from a well taken care dogs in the Philippines. Yes, a cage is needed to import a dog. One last thinhs, what documents did you have and prepare upon leaving Philiplines? You can call the BAI office to know it exactly. To bring your pet into the Philippines you will need the following: These Adverts help to pay for this site ai8. Im wondering if the weather is too hot/moist for my dog. The Import Clearance Certificate is valid for three years while the Customs Client Profile Accreditation must be updated annually. Shipments whose worth is below USD200 (P10, 000) are also exempted from importation tariff in the Philippines. Thanks for the reply ms thelma. One just needs to know what documents are these and what agency of the Philippine government processes all of these. My advice to you is, send a friend of yours who is living in Manila or nearby and get that paper and let it send it by DSL. Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on December 27, 2017: Hi Rrl Phillips. You have to ask there in Vietnam. English Tagalog Dictionaries with Free Delivery Worldwide. It is better to ask in a country where you have bought your dog. Can someone help me where i can find the application for the import clearance? That is where you collect your luggage in the airport. I did not ask for the necessary documents for going back to Germany with our dog because he stayed there with us until he died last year. Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on October 17, 2019: Hi Nancy. The enforcing authorities will check for compliance by inspecting the goods and relevant import/export documentation and decide on whether the goods may enter the Philippines. Sorry. If you would like to travel with your pet to the Philippines, you will need to complete the following requirements: Get an import permit from the Philippine Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI). We'll be leaving and returning to the US. We would also be very upset as he is a member of our small family. Get an appointment from your veterinarian and arrange for a time to get your pet's vaccinations up to date and address any other pet needs. Good luck. Good luck for that. Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on September 10, 2019: Hello Dea. I don´t know what is a SPS but what you need is an Import permit received from the BAI. When we went to England and Ireland from Germany with Angus, we were allowed to but we had brought Angus passport and his health book where his vaccinations were written and signed by his vet. Answer: There is no problem with permanent residence for dogs in the Philippines. The CPRS accreditation costs P1000 (US$20) … (63) 02 928 2429. To be sure of, you have to contact the Bureau of Animals in the Philippines. please help me how to bring my 2 cats and 2 dogs and phillipines what is the best way thank you. Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on July 13, 2017: Maybe you don´t need that Rabies serological test anymore but I am not sure. Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on January 17, 2019: Hi Sachiko. But you have to consider the time of having the certificate and the time of flying. I don´t know if your friend can have the paper immediately. Answer: I have no idea as I have not flown my puppy from Minnesota to the Philippines. Really appreciate it. I am afraid he might run out of water or need the crate to be cleaned. I don't even know what it means. Answer: I am not sure which airlines accept your pet from Bangkok to the Philippines. Thanks for dropping by. This is all thanks to the ASEAN trade and good agreements that exempts almost 99% of goods from tariffs. Question: I am traveling to Manila from America, and I have a support dog. I wrote about the requirements of importing dogs to the Philippines in this article. The tax will depend on the price declaration of the dog or not? Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on January 15, 2018: Hi Mary. I am no longer sure but I think we paid for our dog as an excess baggage for 200 or 250 Euro. If you don't mind me asking... Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on March 27, 2018: I have no idea where you can get your dog, Erick. You have to use a vehicle where your pets and their cages fit. If you will travel from Vietnam on the same flight with your dog, you will probably collect him from where your luggage be collected in the airport. And thanks:). Thanks. For importers To register as an importer, businesses first need an Import Clearance Certificate from the Bureau of Internal Revenue. VETERINARY PROTOCOL AND ADMINISTRATIVE STEPS REGARDING ANIMAL TRANSPORT TO THE PHILIPPINES *Departmental Directorate for Public Protection To ensure your pet is accepted in the destination territory, and to enable you to book their place on the flight, they will need to have an import permit, which can be applied for from the BAI. In the comments, you will also find some information which was asked by the readers and my reply to them. To take pets to from the U.S. to the Philippines you must first obtain an import permit from the authorities in that country. Thanks for dropping by. You have a beautiful puppy. This is my plan to arrange and process the necessary official documents in Manila like Bureau of Animals and Airline rules. Good luck. Hi Michelle. Cats and dogs can be imported to Australia under strict conditions designed to manage biosecurity risks. Can some body advice me if i can bring my american bully from amman jordan to philippines. I let a friend apply for me in Manila BAI. Buy a cage that meets the requirements of the International Air Transport Association (IATA). Before you travel, be sure to contact the appropriate authorities for your destination country. How to import pets from United States to Philippines I Requirements I Part 1 Retired and Happy in Philippines. My dog is doing fine although getting old. You can research online if you are allowed to bring your dog from Manila to UK. No. I hope when I do stress will be less or smooth in the end. I don´t think you can. Tried to access the Bureau of Animal Industry, but could not find information on what is required or even how to request the import certificate that you mentioned. Persons bringing dogs into California with intent to sell or transfer ownership must have a health certificate completed by a licensed veterinarian within the 10 days prior to the date of importation. Did you get an exit/export form from the Bureau? (Check for up-to-date fees and information.). I was wondering which flight and what type of documents I should bring for my dog. Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI) National Veterinary Quarantine Service … Wow! That is why I named her Berlin. Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on September 13, 2017: Hi Bebs, any license vet will do. Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on June 06, 2017: Arianne, yes you can ask you friend. What documents did you prepare before your flight back to Germany? The permit fee is 100 pesos and the inspection fee is 250 pesos. Regulations for Importing Pets to Argentina Attention: This information is to be used as general guidelines and may not be updated to meet the current requirements. Question: How much does it cost to bring your dog to Philippines? Thelma do we need a pet passport to travel. Animal import permit. These rules apply to all dogs, including puppies, service animals, and emotional support dogs. This was very helpful. Good luck. This is all thanks to the ASEAN trade and good agreements that exempts almost 99% of goods from tariffs. If you travel from another country, it is better that you fly directly to Cebu with your pet. When you book your own ticket for the flight, you should book it together for your dog. Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on June 18, 2017: That is great Arianne. I forgot the airline though. Helpful References for Pet Travel Shipments whose worth is below USD200 (P10, 000) are also exempted from importation tariff in the Philippines. Pets such as dogs, cats and birds, if and when they are acceptable for carriage as baggage should: Be placed in a secure and leak-proof container Have valid vaccination certificates and exit and/or entry permits from the Philippine Bureau of Animal Industry, Animal Health Division (AHD), Diliman, Quezon City. "For endorsement" means that is the paper of approval that you have to show to whoever needs it. Answer: You can buy a cage from a pet shop nearby, or you can order it online. Any pet without such a certificate will be detained by Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI) until cleared. Unless your pet is a cat or a dog, it will need an import permit to enter New Zealand. Question: I am looking to move to the Philippines and I also want to bring my dog with me. I filled out the form then mailed it to BAI. Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on July 07, 2018: Yes, we need a pet passport to travel to the Philippines. We don't have that long to prepare. Thanks a lot for your assistance! I have no idea how you can adopt a dog from Pakistan. Effective 01 June 2018, dogs and cats imported without the required identification will be declined entry and returned to its origin. If you can´t still find any information regarding your import plan on their website, you can send them an email. Or was it simple? I think you have to buy the ticket first because you have to fill in the Import Certificate when are you going to bring your dog to the Philippines. Good luck! Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on June 05, 2017: I have not found it either in BAI website. Another thing, can I submit my import permit to the consulate in case my relatives can't visit the office in Manila since they all live in Pampanga? I can´t help you for that. Question: I'm Dea from Italy and I have posted and asked some help questions for my travel to the Philippines with my dog. Pilipina (Pia) Goldsack on September 21, 2017: Thank you for sharing your experience. Yes, it is if they are not taken good care of in the flights but there are airlines which are accommodating the dogs well in the cargo. He was already anxiously waiting for us on top of the luggage conveyor. That friend sent me the application through DSL mail and so it arrived fast. It should not exceed 75 kilos in weight. Is there a certain time to claim if they arrive after 7pm? Hi Maam, upon arrival to philippines was there any payment collected by the B.A? I already have the import permit from BAI. Thanks for dropping by. Thanks for dropping by Alexis. Have you repeated a veterinary check up and health certificate before flight to Germany? My friend in Negros bought a golden retriever there and it was okay. Just buy from a reputable seller who are not maltreating their pets. Did they still need the titer test? Good luck and happy vacation home. I have been told that all dogs need to go through Manila. Thanks for dropping by again. Thanks for dropping by. Importing pets to the Philippines from Singapore requires an AVA Veterinary Health Certificate, which is 23 dollars per certificate (with multiple cats allowed on one certificate). A departure to the Philippines doesn’t just happen for our four-legged friends, you are going to need to prepare for it and go through a few procedures. Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on July 01, 2017: Hi Gray. Hi. Importing your cat or Dog to the Philippines To bring your pet into the Philippines you will need the following: These Adverts help to pay for this site ai8. Anyway, good luck and thanks for commenting. Just ask any airline where you can book your dog and be together with you in your flight to the Philippines. Question: Can I send my import permit application to the other branch of BAI? That was where we got Angus. The Government of Canada can refuse entry to any animal that does not meet its import requirements. In this article we explain best practices for importing into and exporting out of the Philippines. Question: I read people saying they have their "Pet Passport". Thanks for dropping by. I wonder if I should just buy locally or import, but buying locally is something I don't want to consider because of poor puppy and breeding conditions. Importation of Pets to the Philippines. Also, did you get the approval the same day you applied for a permit in Manila? Maybe you can check online and ask other flights going to the Philippines which can cater your dog. Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on May 05, 2018: Hi Derek. Answer: We have found our direct flight from our travel agency here in Germany. Question: Is it really required to have a rabies serology test for the dog for it to be permitted in the Philippines? Thanks for dropping by. Loading... Unsubscribe from Retired and Happy in Philippines? Bringing Pets to the Philippines Effective 01 June 2018, the Bureau of Animal Industry of the Philippines will be requiring all pet cats and dogs to be provided a radio-frequency identification (RFID) /microchip as mandatory requirement for entry into the Philippines. Upon arrival at the airport how much did you pay for the tax of your dog? Where did you find a direct flight? Comply with the requirements of your destination country 6. Maybe, they have new regulations which I don´t know, yet. Is that a similar type of Passport like I have with a picture when I travel? if yes, how much for that kind of breed? Check with your airline for limitations. You can read the comments above as I have answered this question a long time ago. This company will be the one to take care of your dog and will do the check-in for it. Those tricycles not going to work well? Quarantine. I have tried to find the Document to download so that I can apply to bring my dog with me to the Philippines when I emigrate. Thanks for dropping by. Importation of Pets to the Philippines OPTION 1: Apply on-line for SPS Import Clearance for Dogs and Cats Visit www.intercommerce.com.ph and register. Which terminal? Sorry I did not apply online. Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on March 26, 2018: We didn´t use a Pet Transport agent because like you, we saved money. He surely knows when. Sorry, we don't have a copy here. I am sure it is illegal. Don´t forget that you have to pay something for this to get. To be sure, ask the Bureau of Animals about it. Thank you and God Bless. I hope this will help. You better ask the right person. I was in your country couple of weeks ago, and at that time my son phoned me that we are having a puppy. It takes a great deal of planning and effort to ensure your pet is comfortable and not stressed on the flight. I'm from Manila and would to like know if i can bring my shihtzu to UK? How about the echinococcus treatment? Hi Alexander. We felt that he was under stress but as he saw us we were all happy. It is like having a blind passenger in a boat if you know what I mean. But i cant find the application for the import clearance. This package contains information and detailed step by step instructions on importing your dog or cat to the Philippines.If your pet is not traveling to the Philippines, then you can select the country your pet is traveling to by clicking here.. For more information on how to obtain an import permit please contact: Bureau of Animal Industry Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on January 15, 2020: Please read the article as you can find a lot of information in it. Get an import/export permit from the Bureau of Animal Industry 5. Upon arrival in Manila, do you have any idea where I Will get My dog? Question: How much is the cost from Doha to Philipines? I am just worried if my dog would be away from me during the flight :3, PS. I have no idea how it is with bringing cats with you but I think it is just the same with dogs. I got my import clearance from BAI. I'm trying to avoid additional cost like Pet Transport when I can travel with my pet same time, what's really their part. Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on June 03, 2018: Hi Tadz. Manila International Airport, Philippines. I think it depends on how busy and how full the BAI office is. Once again thank you. Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on November 29, 2017: Hi Andrea. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. I could not tell you about the going back of our dog to Germany because Angus is still in the Philippines. I think it depends where you land and what airline you will be arriving in the Philippines together with your dog. ,,, this is what I need at port of entry? Question: Is a quarantine required for dogs when moving permanently to the Philippines? HI can you help me I'd like to buy a puppy in Europe particular in Belarus to Philippines.. What is the procedure and how much it cost and what requirements they need.. You can go to your veterinarian and ask him where you can get a pet passport. Thanks for dropping by. Question: I’m flying from London Heathrow going to the Philippines. That´s great. A dog is defined as a domestic carnivore mammal (Canis familiaris), and its hybrids.U.S. I will wait for the answer. Thelma Alberts (author) from Germany and Philippines on January 17, 2018: Go to the website of the Bureau of Animal Industry and check their import regulations. I don´t think the consulate can help you for this problem. The process is relatively easy and the documentary requirements are easy to procure. Once you have your regular health certificates, you need to scan them and then head back to the AVA’s site to request the AVA certificate. Ask for information on any pet air cargo that can transport and take care of live animals on a flight. I don't know of any pet relocator for your dog. THanks for the info about getting your pet to the Philippines! If my friend apply the clearance can my friend get it the day after she apply the clearance?