Phase in Period
What are the conditions
They must be fitted with a microchip
Be vaccinated against rabies and given booster vaccinations
Pets must be at least 3 months old and already have a
microchip before they can be vaccinated
Your pet needs to have a blood test 30 days after the last
injection. The result of the blood test will be returned to your vet, and in
order to pass, the titre (antibody) level must be 0.5 or more. If the titre
level is less than required, then the vaccination and test must be repeated.
The blood test is required after the initial
vaccination course. Provided that booster vaccinations are given at the
correct times, no further blood test will be required in future years.
tested by a Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (MAFF) recognized
laboratory to confirm the vaccine has been effective six months before
Your pet must have a signed official health certificate certifying
the above conditions have been met.
You may also need a separate certificate for your pet to
show that it meets the health requirements of the countries you are visiting
Your pet must be treated for certain parasites 24-48 hours
before re-entering the UK. (tape worm and ticks)
you must have a certificate signed by an official vet
confirming this has been done.
Nothing contained in this article should be treated as 100%
For further information contact your vet or the PETS help line on 0181 330
6835 (+44 (0)181 3306835). (+44 (0)870 241 1710 Or email
Travel Scheme Conditions
Phase In Period Microchip
Treatment Blood Test