Importing country requirements
It is the exporters responsibility that the animal meets the import health requirements of Canada.
Information about the process required to import animals into Canada can be found on the
Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) website.
- Where an importing country issues an import permit, the exporter must ensure the animal meets any requirements in the permit.
As required by the
There is a model veterinary certificate of health for the importation of commercial dogs less than eight months of age to Canada for ‘In Special Training Status’.
- The dog(s) must be accompanied by:
- An import permit issued by the CFIA
- A Veterinary Certificate of Health issued by a licensed veterinarian
- A Kennel of Origin Certificate issued by an official veterinarian, or issued by a licensed veterinarian and endorsed by an official veterinarian.
The importing country may have specific transport requirements and you should check this.
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Basis for Micor entry
Based on importing country website and information. Entry last reviewed 10 March 2022.
28/09/2022 - Inclusion of sample Model Veterinary Certificate of Health for the Export of Commercial Dogs Less Than Eight Months (In Special Training Status End Use).