Traveling with dogs, cats and ferrets is possible and clearly regulated within the EU. Traveling is possible with a maximum of five animals that are not intended for trade. The only exception: if the animals take part in competitions, exhibitions or sporting events and the associated training courses, more animals may be carried. In such cases, animals must be at least six months old and keepers must be able to provide confirmation of registration for these events.
The following rules and tips to be observed for a relaxed and smooth travel for humans and animals:
The following applies to initial vaccinations: A rabies vaccination is considered to be valid if the vaccination was given at least 21 days before the start of the journey and lasts until the full vaccination protection has developed.
Get your pet used to its transport box in good time before you start your journey. This can save your four-legged friend unnecessary stress. Your airline will inform you about the required dimensions and weight of the box.