Requirements for Pet relocation to Brazil

Age of Animal

Puppies and kittens have to be 4 months or older.  Puppies and kittens have to travel on their own valid rabies vaccination.


Required prior to rabies vaccination

Rabies Vaccinations

Rabies vaccination must be at least 30 days old and not older than 12 months prior to departure.

Normal Canine and Feline vaccinations

Annual vaccinations are required and have to be older than 30 days and not older than 1 year on arrival.


Canine Distemper, Infectious Canine Hepatitis and Canine Parvovirus. Kennel cough vaccination is recommended.


Feline Panleukopenia ( infectious enteritis ), Feline Respiratory Disease Complex and Feline Leukemia.

Health Certificate (Valid for 10 days)

The pets have to be accompanied by a health certificate issued by a private veterinarian certifying compliance with the above requirements and countersigned by the State Vet. This certificate is valid for ten days from the date of issue.

External & internal parasite treatment is required

Import Permit not required.

African Horse Sickness

Dogs and cats that have been within or a resident in a 50-kilometre radius area where there have been reported cases of African Horse Sickness and/or Rift Valley Fever diseases for the last three years cannot be exported to Brazil.

Ready to relocate your pet?

Get in touch with Talbot Pets International today. We will gladly take care of your furry loved ones and ensure they meet you wherever you are traveling in the world.