The strict quarantine laws are designed to prevent various diseases and exotic pests from entering the nation. This is why the transport of any pet requires a lot of time and preparation.
We at Moorholme are experts in guiding people to bring their favourite pet into the country without any hassle. Our experienced team has a thorough knowledge of transport different types of pets.
Adhering the strict laws relating to the transport is essential. If the requirements are not met, there is a high chance of your pet being sent back to its country of origin. Some of the requirements to transport are as follows.
Every animal that enters in the country must have a microchip implanted. Microchip numbers serve as a unique identification number for each pet and make it easy to track the animals. The microchip number of every pet must be stated on all documentation required to enter the country.
There are certain vaccinations to be administered to pets before entering the nation. Also, it is crucial to acquire a certification of the period of validity for some vaccinations.
There are specific blood tests that any pets entering country must undergo like the Rabies Antibody Titer Test. Authorised labs must verify such tests. Also, there may be a need for your pet to undergo additional treatments before departure.
There is a list of documents that you may require to bring in a pet to country. It’s important to have these documents ready for a hassle-free importation of your favourite pet.
All pets entering, must stay at Mickleham Quarantine Station for minimum ten days and once they meet the required mandatory condition they can be released to you.
It’s important to know that there are some countries from which pets cannot be imported to country directly. Bringing in pets from such ‘non-approved’ countries calls for the need for the pets to spend some time in an approved country and receive the right veterinary treatments to be eligible to enter.
Moorholme also collects your pets from quarantine and can send them to your destination.
The experts at Moorholme can help you at every stage of pet transportation. Right from coordinating the vet visits of your pet for vaccinations and records to completing and submitting the application to booking and arranging your pet into quarantine, Moorholme takes care of everything, giving you complete peace of mind.
Call us on (03) 9338 0823 to get a quote on transporting your Pet.