Pet Relocation to Rwanda


Bringing pets into Rwanda; Pets are not quarantined, but must have proof of a rabies vaccination certificate showing that the pet had been vaccinated at least 30 days, but not more than 6 months prior to entering the country. Pets must also be accompanied by a Export Health Certificate signed, stamped and dated within 4 days by a licensed government veterinarian in country of origin. A Pet Passport is accepted from certain countries. At present, veterinary service is fair to good, with two private Rwandan veterinarians available and on call. Most pet supplies are not available, so bring a supply of flea and tick treatment, heartworm medicine, toys, pet food, pet supplies, etc. These are guidelines only which are subject to change. Contact the Rwanda Authorities for current requirements before travelling with your pet.