Travelling with your pet

Created: 2018.05.24 / Updated: 2018.05.24 15:56

Requirement for bringing a pet from from EU Member States

1. Identification

The animal (dog, cat or ferret) has to be identified by a tattoo if it had been made before 3 July 2011 or a microchip.

2. Vaccine against rabies

3. Pet passport or veterinary certificate.

Requirements for bringing a pet from outside of the EU

1. Identification

The animal (dog, cat or ferret) has to be identified by a tattoo if it had been made before 3 July 2011 or a microchip.

2. Vaccine against rabies and/or serology tests for rabies antibodies.

3. Pet passport or veterinary certificate.

For additional and more detailed information please contact the State Food and Veterinary Service of the Republic of Lithuania.

Regulation (EC) No 998/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the animal health requirements applicable to the non-commercial movement of pet dogs and cats entered into force on October 1st, 2004.