International Pet Movement Compliance

Now available in the GVL Platform

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Written by Shelly Hill, Rebecca Haugland, Connie Conis and 9 others
GVL Platform FAQs

Can I complete multiple pets on one International Compliance Documents Package?

Multiple pets
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Written by Rebecca Haugland
Updated over a week ago

Do I have to use an ISO compliant (11784 or 11785) microchip?

Microchip
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Written by Connie Conis
Updated over a week ago

If I add a new vaccine, test, or treatment while completing an International Pet Movement Compliance Package, will the animal record be updated with the information?

Animal profile updates
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Written by Sadie Williams
Updated over a week ago

Who is the Consignor and Consignee on an International Health Certificate?

Consignor, Consignee, IHC
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Written by Alison Tam
Updated over a week ago

Can I start an International Certificate Package, save it and come back and edit it later?

Saving documents
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Written by Payton Remiger
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When I create an International Pet Movement Compliance package, will I be able to access the CVI or Rabies certificate separately for future use?

Accessing documents
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Written by Shelly Hill
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Can I make copies of the documents?

Copies of International documents
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Written by Emily Harold
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Does the International Certificates package get sent to MVL for the owner to access?

MVL access to international certificates
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Written by Rebecca Haugland
Updated over a week ago

Do the CVI and Rabies certificates, which are part of the International Health Certificates package, get sent to the owner's MVL account?

Certificate access in MVL
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Written by Alison Tam
Updated over a week ago

How can we trust that the information in the GVL system is accurate and up to date?

Regulations, information
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Written by Amanda Svoboda
Updated over a week ago

Why do you only have a limited number of countries available?

Countries available
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Written by Andrea Gisch
Updated over a week ago

How often will new countries be added?

Additional countries
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Written by Amanda Osland
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How will customers know when a new country has been added?

New countries
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Written by Amanda Svoboda
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Will Hawaii be available within the International certificate product?

Hawaii certificates
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Written by Andrea Gisch
Updated over a week ago

Why does Mexico and Canada not require an International Health Certificate (IHC)?

Mexico, Canada Requirements
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Written by Morgan Thorpe
Updated over a week ago

Can I do an International Pet Movement Compliance Package through GVL for a dog or cat that I plan on selling in that country?

Commercial pet travel
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Written by Amanda Osland
Updated over a week ago

Can I use the International Health Certificate product to send a horse internationally?

Species available for international movement
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Written by Kaeli Sedlak-O'Connor
Updated over a week ago

Can vets use GVL and VEHCS together? If so, how?

VEHCS
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Written by Connie Conis
Updated over a week ago
General International Travel FAQs

What is required for a pet to travel internationally?

International travel requirements
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Written by Rebecca Haugland
Updated over a week ago

Does one destination country health certificate work in all countries?

International health certificate
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Written by Alison Tam
Updated over a week ago

Is it required for a USDA Accredited Veterinarian complete the health certificate?

Health certificate requirements
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Written by Amanda Osland
Updated over a week ago

How long does the process take before a pet can travel to a foreign country?

International travel timing
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Written by Amanda Svoboda
Updated over a week ago

How long does it take the VS Endorsement Office to stamp/endorse a health certificate? When can I expect my certificate to be returned?

Endorsement timing
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Written by Andrea Gisch
Updated over a week ago

Why does it take so long to get the needed items for traveling internationally with a dog/cat?

International travel timing
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Written by Connie Conis
Updated over a week ago

Are testing and treatment requirements the same thing?

Testing, treatment requirements
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Written by Emily Harold
Updated over a week ago

What needs to be submitted to APHIS to get the pet’s health certificate endorsed?

Endorsement
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Written by Kaeli Sedlak-O'Connor
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Is there a fee for getting the endorsement from the USDA-APHIS office?

Endorsement fees
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Written by Morgan Thorpe
Updated over a week ago

Can I submit a health certificate with an electronic/copied signature (email/fax)?

Electronic signatures
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Written by Payton Remiger
Updated over a week ago

How do I get the pet’s health certificate to APHIS for endorsement?

Endorsement
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Written by Sadie Williams
Updated over a week ago

Can I send my documents to any VS Endorsement Office in the US?

Where to send forms for endorsement
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Written by Shelly Hill
Updated over a week ago

Does the pet need to be seen at the APHIS VS office when the health certificate is endorsed?

Endorsement
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Written by Rebecca Haugland
Updated over a week ago

If the pet will be traveling to multiple countries or through multiple countries on the way to the country of destination, what does the pet need for each of the countries?

Multiple countries, destinations
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Written by Alison Tam
Updated over a week ago

Do the same rules apply if I am just visiting a country on holiday versus relocating permanently?

Visiting, relocating requirements
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Written by Amanda Osland
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Does it matter if I am taking one dog or cat versus multiple dogs or cats?

Individual, multiple animals
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Written by Amanda Svoboda
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What if a person is not traveling with the dog/cat? Do the same rules apply?

Pet traveling alone
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Written by Andrea Gisch
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Who is the consignor and consignee when traveling internationally with my pet?

Consignor, consignee
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Written by Kaeli Sedlak-O'Connor
Updated over a week ago

What do I need to bring the pet back into the United States after traveling internationally?

Return to US after international travel
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Written by Emily Harold
Updated over a week ago

What if the pet is unable to meet any of the requirements of the destination country?

Pet doesn't meet travel requirements
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Written by Connie Conis
Updated over a week ago

What do I do when the requirements do not specify which products or active ingredients should be used for internal or external parasite treatment?

Treatment requirements
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Written by Morgan Thorpe
Updated over a week ago