Dogs & Cats

Close up of Dacshund/Chihuahua mix puppy with pink collar.Face shot of sleeping house cat.Below is a summary of the requirements for dogs & cats coming into the state of Idaho.
Following only the information on this page will not guarantee that you are in compliance with Idaho's import requirements.

Please also peruse the Rules Governing the Importation of Animals, IDAPA 02.04.21, and don't hesitate to call with any questions.


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All dogs require a current Certificate of Veterinary Inspection. All dogs 3 months (12 weeks) of age or older require a current Rabies vaccination. This age is determined by the Compendium of Animal Rabies Prevention and Control*.

 
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All cats require a current Certificate of Veterinary Inspection. All cats 3 months (12 weeks) of age or older require a current Rabies vaccination.

   
  *This document is in .pdf format.