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To the best of our ability, we ensure that recommendations given on reflect the current regulations. We cannot predict how a given country may enforce these regulations. Noncompliance may result in the need to make arrangements to put the pet into quarantine, return the pet to the country of origin, or destroy the pet. We suggest that you minimize the disruptions that may occur by following the rules of the country you are visiting.

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Regulations for taking a pet dog or cat to Malaysia

Pets entering from the United Kingdom, Eire, Northern Ireland, New Zealand, Japan and Brunei:

Quarantine: Cats and Dogs may enter Malaysia without quarantine if approved after inspection when entering from the above countries.

Pets entering from other countries except Singapore:

This completes your cat or dog passport for Malaysia.

Upon arrival from any country other than Singapore and the rabies free countries listed above, your pet shall be placed in quarantine and may be vaccinated with approved anti-rabies vaccine and detained in quarantine for compulsory period of not less than seven (7) days (10 days for dogs and cats entering from Australia). Your pet will be released if found to be free of any evidence of infection. However, where deemed necessary, the quarantine period can be extended up to six (6) months based on risk assessment on a case to case basis.

Quarantine facilities for dogs and cats are available at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) at Sepang, Penang International Airport, and Padang Besar (Perlis-Thai border). Those dogs and cats requiring quarantine must enter at those points.

Pets entering from Singapore:

Cats and Dogs must be at least 3 months old to enter Malaysia. Pets entering by air must do so as manifest cargo. Pets can only be imported as manifested cargo and shall be declared to the Animal Quarantine Officer at the landing point for entry clearance.

Dog Passport Malaysia

Breed Restrictions: The following breeds will not be permitted to enter Malaysia: American Pit Bull, Pit Bull Terrier, Pit Bull, American Staffordshire Terrier, Staffordshire Bull Terrier, American Bulldog, Neopolitan Mastiff, Japanese Tosa, Akita, Dogo Argentino and Fila Braziliero.

There are additional requirements to bring these breeds to Malaysia: Rottweiler, Doberman Pinscher, German Shepard, Belgian Shepard, East European Shepard, Bull Mastiff, Bull Terrier, and Perro de Presa Canario.

Whenever you travel to a foreign country like Malaysia, it is always advisable to carry some form of identification indicating ownership of the pet.

Failure to comply with these regulations will mean that your pet will be refused entry or returned to the country of origin or placed in quarantine, all at the expense of the person responsible for your pet.

Inspection: All domestic dogs and cats must be free of evidence of disease communicable to humans when examined at the port of entry to Malaysia. If your dog or cat is not in apparent good health, further examination by a licensed veterinarian may be required at your expense.

Other Animals: Birds, invertebrates, tropical fish, reptiles, amphibia, mammals such as rodents and rabbits are not subject to requirements of rabies vaccination, but may have to meet other requirements and should have a health certificate to enter Malaysia. Pet owners are strongly advised to seek further information from the relevant authority of their country and/or that of the country of destination.

If your pet is not a dog, cat or ferret, and especially if it is a turtle or parrot, you should verify that it is not protected under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITIES).  You will need to apply for additional permits if this is the case. Search their database. Over 180 countries participate and enforce CITIES regulations. Read more about CITIES.

Veterinary Certificate: All countries have unique veterinary certificates. This form may differ from the veterinary certificate issued by veterinarians in the United States. (APHIS 7001) It is an essential part of the cat or dog passport.

The information published here is a guideline for pet owners importing their pet to Malaysia. Further detail on import permits (if applicable), costs, tests and procedures are available at minimal cost at if you need them. We also stock all the equipment and accessories you will need for traveling with your pet. Same day shipping until 4:00 PM EST.

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I'd like to inquire if dog license is required for travelling to Malaysia.
Posted on 2013-05-26 17:45:19.0

Your pet must be vaccinated for rabies and accompanied with an Import Certificate, health certificate and a microchip.
Posted on 2013-07-17 03:45:47.0
What if i already have a forwign passport, health certificate, microchip but my kitten only 2 month old?!
Posted on 2013-07-20 14:50:57.0
Hi what are the requirements bringing pets from Malaysia to Philippines?
Posted on 2013-08-07 12:56:34.0
Giselle - if your pet does not have a current rabies vaccination, it needs to be vaccinated for rabies at least 30 days but not more than one year prior to entry. You will need to submit a health certificate to the Consulate and also obtain an Import Permit. More details here:
Posted on 2013-08-09 04:28:20.0

hi what is the requirement for bringing pet from Korea to MAlaysia? and malaysia to swiss?
Posted on 2013-08-27 05:31:37.0
what are the requirements for bringing a persian kitten from spain, 6months old, with chip, rabies and all the shots, plus passport etc., super healthy etc...will he have to be quarantined? if so, do they allow them to run about or take walks?
Posted on 2013-09-03 15:38:20.0
You will need to get an import license from the Director General of Veterinary Services Malaysia or the State Director concerned permitting the import of these animals into the State(s) of Malaysia as well as veterinary certificate and proof of rabies vaccination. If entering from Spain, your cat will be subject to a maximum of 7 days of quarantine assuming inspection goes well. Animals are confined to cages during quarantine.
Posted on 2013-09-10 03:08:56.0
Hi, Are we allowed to bring sugar gliders from Malaysia to the UK? What are the requirements or limits?
Posted on 2013-09-12 13:58:12.0
hi there am in ireland now ,planning to bring my dog go back to malaysia.what should i do now?
Posted on 2013-09-13 03:12:08.0
What about Taiwan Taipei to Penang Malaysia?
Posted on 2013-09-15 10:10:14.0
how to get the dog from macau to sabah, malaysia? can somebody guide me. thanks
Posted on 2013-09-18 03:17:50.0
what kind of payment is necessary to bring back a cat from japan?
Posted on 2013-09-23 16:59:10.0
wait another month
Posted on 2013-09-23 16:59:33.0
Shirloo - your sugar gliders willl be quarantined for 4 months upon entering the UK.
Posted on 2013-09-28 20:06:42.0
how much would it cost in MYR to bring my pet cat over from Melbourne, Australia?
Posted on 2013-10-15 10:58:09.0
what are the requirements for adopt a puppies from cambodia to kuching, 2 months years old, with chip, rabies and all the shots, plus passport etc., super healthy etc...will he/she have to be quarantined? if so, do they allow them to run about or take walks? and how much to pay to get an import license?
Posted on 2013-10-19 13:56:50.0
Not sure where your cat is flying to, but it is hard to keep up with the airline's pricing schedule. If you are flying with your pet, contact the reservation department of the airline with the most direct route. (do not change airlines) If your cat is flying without you, contact the cargo department of the airlines.
Posted on 2013-10-27 21:23:13.0
I am not sure where you are traveling to Malaysia FROM, but maybe this will help. The cost will depend on the weight of your pet and the size of the crate he/she is traveling in. If you are traveling with your pet, contact the reservation office of the airline with the most direct route. If you are not traveling with your pet, contact the cargo department. There will be quarantine, the length of time depending on where you are traveling from. Pugs are difficult to transport due to their breathing. Be sure and ask the airlines whether they carry them in cargo as many do not. You can find instructions and forms for taking a pet to Malaysia here:
Posted on 2013-10-27 21:28:10.0
Assuming your pets meet the requirements listed here: to enter Malaysia from other countries, they will be quarantined for a period of between 7 and 30 days (usually 7 days unless they feel it is warranted). I do not have information as to the conditions in their quarantine facilities.
Posted on 2013-11-13 02:44:55.0
You need to follow the rules for taking a pet to Malaysia from a rabies free country here:
Posted on 2013-11-13 02:46:18.0
Korea to Malaysia requirements are listed here: If you are staying in Malaysia, entring Switzerland will be difficult. You will need to have a Blood Titer Test no sooner than 30 days after microchip insertion and rabies vaccination. Assuming results within limits, your pet can enter Switzerland 90 days after the test is given. There is also a health certificate to fill out within 10 days of travel. See the rules here:
Posted on 2013-11-13 02:50:01.0
You should contact the airlines for this information. We cannot keep track of their charges.
Posted on 2013-11-13 02:51:02.0
hello, can i know the details of how to bring a persian frm indonesia to malaysia? first,i wan to know about vaccination, passport, and microchip.secondly,what documents i need to prepare from malaysia and from indonesia itself.thirdly, about the quarentine, can we still contact wif our cat during the quarentine??thanks a lot admin
Posted on 2013-12-04 16:44:09.0
All the requirements for bringing a cat to Malaysia can be found here: As you are not entering the country from Singapore or a rabies free country, your pet will be quarantined for a minimum of 7 days. You can find instructions and forms by clicking the button on the page referenced above. Some Aisain countries do not permit visitation during quarantine, but I am unsure if Malaysia is one of them.
Posted on 2013-12-05 04:18:38.0
PetTravel Could you please confirm if I understand correctly. If all the required forms are filled out and signed then a pet cat from the USA will have the quarantine requirement waived in Malaysia?
Posted on 2013-12-10 23:04:10.0
Jim Clatterbaugh The United States is not on the list of countries from which Malaysia will waive quarantine. If you fulfil all of the requirements, your pet is subject to 7 days of quarantine.
Posted on 2013-12-17 03:18:45.0
Hello. I'm from Malaysia. I want to adopt cat but they are from Hong Kong. The owner at the Hong Kong said that i have to pay for the transportation fee. Can you tell me how can i pay for the transportation fee? Thank you.
Posted on 2013-12-21 12:40:58.0
There are strict requirements for importing a pet to Malaysia from Hong Kong. It will need an Import Permit. microchip, veterinary certificate and will be subject to a minimum of 7 days. If the person you are communicating with says that the only charge will be the transportation fee, I would be rather suspiscious. There are a lot of pet scams on the internet. If they are asking you to wire money and you cannot speak to them on the telephone, I would suggest that you do not pursue this transport. If you know this person well, then you would arrange for the import including the requirements above. You will also need to contact the cargo department of an airline that serves both Hong Kong and the airport in Malaysia where you are located.Keep the kitty on the same airline the entire route. If you need instructions and forms, you can find them here:
Posted on 2013-12-23 00:38:27.0
Seven days of quarantine. (see previous post)
Posted on 2013-12-23 00:40:03.0
Hi I want to import my pet dog frm singapore to JB. Hows the procedures like. Any quarantine needed?
Posted on 2013-12-26 18:50:56.0
Your pet must be microchipped, vaccinated and accompanied with an Import Permit, veterinary certificate and certain declarations in order to enter Johor Baru from Singapore. You can find details here:
Posted on 2014-01-01 19:33:34.0
Say I want to bring my dog to Kuching from Australia. Where will it be quarantined? Also, do you know where can I find infos regarding flying over the dog?
Posted on 2014-01-02 01:30:29.0
Hi I am currently living in Thailand but moving to Australia in a few months. The Australian government does not allow pets from Thailand unless quarantined and vaccinated from an approved country, such as Malaysia. Is it possible to travel from Thailand and have this done and then travel to Australia? How much would this cost? And how long would it take?
Posted on 2014-01-03 02:17:57.0
Heather - your pet will be subject to quarantine when entering Malaysia. The quarantine facilities (3 of them) are located on the western peninsula of Malaysia. Australia will only permit import of animals from eastern Malaysia. Assuming the transit between the two is without restrictions, it may work, but we would suggest that you find an agent to help you with this as we are not familiar with local restrictions. You can search by country for a licensed pet transporter at Sorry I could not be of more assistance.
Posted on 2014-01-03 15:40:54.0
Your dog will not be subject to quarantine when entering Malaysia, but regulations indicate that you will need to clear your pet in Kuala Lumpur prior to flying to Kuching. You will need to meet export regulations for Australia. ( and contact the cargo department of an airline that serves the entire route if you are not accompanying your pet.
Posted on 2014-01-03 15:50:45.0
hi about importing cat from taiwan? same rules apply? ( u didnt mention taiwan above) taiwan rabies free country.. tQ
Posted on 2014-01-11 03:23:50.0
To import a cat from Taiwan, you will need an Import License, microchip, rabies vaccination, veterinary certificate and a minimum of 7 days of quarantine. You can find these requirements under the paragraph "Pets entering from countries except Singapore" on this page:
Posted on 2014-01-13 02:01:28.0
Hi, I have a Staffordshire bull terrier, would it be possible to find out the other requirements "There are additional requirements to bring these breeds to Malaysia: Bull Mastiff, Bull Terrier, Doberman Pinscher, German Shepard, Perro de Presa Canario and Rottweiler" if you have any advice it would be greatly appreciated, kindest regards
Posted on 2014-01-20 21:54:02.0
Ralph - Malaysia will not permit the import of of a Staffordshire Bull Terrier according to their regulations. I am sorry.
Posted on 2014-01-23 01:47:24.0
Hi Is it possible to make the import license application I am in the UK and bringing 2 cocker spaniels out when we relocate I. March All other paperwork is in hand Thanks
Posted on 2014-02-04 20:30:40.0
Hi is it possible to make the import license application online ? I am in the UK and brining 2 Cocker Spaniels out when we relocate in March All other paperwork is in place Thanks Dave
Posted on 2014-02-04 20:33:15.0
David are you really moving in march to Malaysia.
Posted on 2014-02-05 13:34:50.0
Hi Rob, yes we are, all happened really suddenly, but looks like it if we can get everything in place Going to phone Donna at the weekend
Posted on 2014-02-05 18:28:22.0
You cannot fill out the Import Permit online. It is filled out manually then sent to the State DVS office in Malaysia.
Posted on 2014-02-06 02:35:33.0
So it can be submitted electronically, do you have submission email address ?
Posted on 2014-02-06 07:12:31.0
German Shepard breeds are banned in Malaysia. Generally, crosses are also banned (mixed breeds). Resemblance plays a part - how much does your dog resemble a German Shepard?. Certainly, your vet would put "mixed breed" on the vet certificate. Even with this, entry cannot be guaranteed.
Posted on 2014-02-07 03:42:54.0
It must be sent to the State DVS office and must be accompanied with a rabies certificate.
Posted on 2014-02-07 03:49:19.0
Thanks A friend in KL is going to take documents and application to KL DVS office and submit for me so that will hopefully be acceptable
Posted on 2014-02-07 23:03:23.0
It should be acceptable. There is a fee involved.
Posted on 2014-02-10 04:39:47.0
Hi, petTravel I am in Singapore and want to go to Malaysia by car. I will cross the boarder from Woodland to Johor Bahru. Is it possible to travel by own car?
Posted on 2014-02-11 02:52:49.0
I need to relocate my two Chihuahuas dogs into Malaysia Penang, we are moving over there.. the internal airlines from Malasya will not allow this kind of dogs on their aircraft.... Can you please advice if your company can send my dog from PANAMA to MALAYSIA PENANG... i have to be traveling by March 28th i dont have no problem with KLM, the problem is traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Penang in an internal flight... there is any other method? so the dogs would get there.... Please i am kind of desperate at this point because i just got this information from my travel agent. Please looking forward to heard from you... My email is thanks, Aldemara
Posted on 2014-02-11 21:11:20.0
Aldemara - British Airways has a flight through Heathrow, then Hong Kong to Penang, but they will require an agent to handle the transport. There is a 6 hour layover in Heathrow and that may be too long for them to hold your pets for transit. You would need to contact IAG cargo for that information. Most all the flights we could find into Penang go through Heathrow and Singapore or Amsterdam and Kuala Lampur. Considering this route is difficult, I would suggest that you contact an agent to do the routing for you. Try checking with You can search by country.
Posted on 2014-02-12 04:16:18.0
Hi I want to know what is the process to move my dogs back to Malaysia and I m currently living in USA. Which department or website I should go to find out what I need to do with my dog before I traveling. I know in Malaysia their require permit import and where should I get that. How much is cost roughly to travel to dogs? I got a Yorkie and Pug. Thanks
Posted on 2014-02-12 04:37:58.0
Coming back to Malaysia?
Posted on 2014-02-12 05:18:18.0
Good move!
Posted on 2014-02-12 07:03:02.0
Welcome back!!
Posted on 2014-02-12 07:54:55.0
Posted on 2014-02-12 10:27:19.0
Back for good?
Posted on 2014-02-12 12:30:43.0
Coming back really?
Posted on 2014-02-12 14:05:59.0
Haha your guys must be miss me lol.... the information just ask on behalf from my friend
Posted on 2014-02-12 15:14:03.0
You want to go back meh?
Posted on 2014-02-12 15:28:25.0
hi, i would like to know the total charges to bring a cat from taiwan to malaysia. probably penang airport. thankyou
Posted on 2014-02-18 06:25:32.0
Hi Elaine - you will need to contact an airline that serves both cities for the cost. Each airline prices differently. China Airlines has a direct flight but they don't permit pets in the cabin. You could also try Malaysia Airlines or Cathay Pacific but they do have routes with one stop.
Posted on 2014-02-19 03:23:29.0

Hello, do you know if the Malaysian gives waivers of quarantine for aged dogs over 8 years old, one of whom is blind. Coming from Hong Kong, so I'm subject to the 7 days, but just wondering if there's anything like a compassionate waiver, esp. for the blind one. Thanks!
Posted on 2014-02-19 05:12:38.0
HI I am bringing my 2 cats to UK and need some help here. For Microchip, Rabies, Nipah test , bloodtest - can I do it with my own vet or do I need to go to some govt offoce vet to do it? The DVS website really not helping at all. Also we are going we are France first. Ive read it quit similar rewuirement with UK but pls let me know if theres more (as i read in forum i might need billingual document for that) Thanks.
Posted on 2014-02-19 15:56:36.0
Hi, we have a mixed ridgeback cross puppy ... We are currently in Nairobi, Kenya and looking to move to KL in June. I have read all your information online, can you confirm,as she is mixed breed, its unlikely she will be granted entry? Also, are there any additional restrictions coming from Africa? Thanks
Posted on 2014-02-20 01:54:06.0
Hello John - a licensed vet can do the blood test but it has to be sent to an approved laboratory. The regulations for cats is the same for both countries except they have different Annex II forms. And, yes, the Annex II form for France is bi-lingual. Each form must be completed within 10 days of entry to that country, so if you are going to stay in France more than 10 days, you will need to visit a vet there prior to entering the UK. You can find details on taking your pet to the UK and France with links for instructions and forms here:
Posted on 2014-02-20 02:39:22.0
Hi Amanda - not sure what your ridgeback is crossed with, but it is not a breed that is banned in Malaysia. All of the requirements are listed under the "Pets Entering from All Countries Except Singapore". ( Be sure and bring your pet's vaccination history and be sure both the rabies and other normal vaccinations have been given. What may vary is the length of quarantine imposed. That may be extended depending on the assessment of veterinary officials.
Posted on 2014-02-20 02:55:37.0
Hello - you should direct your question to the Department of Veterinary Services in Malaysia. We are not aware of waivers being granted for older, disabled or service animals.
Posted on 2014-02-20 02:57:26.0
Thanks, we don't know,what she is crossed with ... Most likely a Kenyan street dog ... I misunderstood another post about all mixed breeds being excepted. Thanks for,the info.
Posted on 2014-02-20 05:23:26.0
Hi, we wish to move from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur and wish to bring our 2 Fox Terriers with us. One is a spayed female 7 years old and the other is a 2 year old male and the offspring of this female. We have had him since birth. Both dogs were born in Jakarta which the Indonesian government deems rabies free. Regardless, both dogs are micro-chipped and have all of their rabies free certificates and vaccinations up to date. Are there any restrictions bringing these dogs into Kuala Lumpur?
Posted on 2014-02-27 12:33:47.0
depends... what sauce are you marinating them in..?
Posted on 2014-02-28 03:21:22.0
Anjing Lada Hitam mate.
Posted on 2014-02-28 04:12:10.0
oh... my favorite...
Posted on 2014-02-28 04:56:38.0
Chris - your pets will need an import license, microchip, proof of rabies vaccination and a veterinary certificate to enter Malaysia. There are no published waiver of these requirements for pets entering from Jakarta. Most times, the designation of rabies status is by country, not city, state or province. (examples of exceptions are Hawaii and certain parts of Malaysia) You can find the requirements for taking a pet to Malaysia here:
Posted on 2014-02-28 16:02:00.0
Thanks for this. What restrictions are there to then take our dogs to Australia from Malaysia?
Posted on 2014-03-01 03:21:45.0
Joanne - the regulations for taking a pet to Malaysia are listed here : We can't quote the cost because every airline costs different. You will need to contact the airline for that information.
Posted on 2014-03-02 03:11:01.0
Chris Chapman Australia will only accept pets from the peninsula, sabah and Sarawak. The requirements are strict. You need to do a titer test 6 months ahead of time to reduce quarantine.
Posted on 2014-03-02 03:14:10.0
Thank you
Posted on 2014-03-10 01:08:53.0
Hi there,I want to bing my dog to turkey from Malaysia, after vaccine and blood test in vet , where should i send it to? uk? which address?
Posted on 2014-03-11 09:02:16.0
Sanaz - you can contact an approved lab at for details on sending your pet's blood sample.
Posted on 2014-03-13 03:44:44.0
PetTravel thank u
Posted on 2014-03-13 04:09:14.0
Hi, I want to know if there are any companies who provide this service in Malaysia. I will be moving my dog (Corgi) with me back to Msia from Taiwan end of March. So far I have done all the documents that needed to be done in Taiwan now all thats left is the documents at Malaysia. Import Permit and other documents. does this service and it cost about RM1750 but the import permit spelled my name wrongly so I told him to correct it and then I would proceed the payment but he insist by saying he doesnt want to pay again and say it will be alright with the current one. Because of his unprofessional service I really hope I can find a company other than
Posted on 2014-03-13 07:35:21.0
Hi Yano - you can check for a transporter. Click the MORE button under Find a Pet Shipper and search by country. The contact information is there.
Posted on 2014-03-15 02:01:11.0
Hi, We consider bringing our dog with us for the summer holiday to Denmark. The dog is a Jack Russel terrier purchased in M'sia. What tests needs to be done prior to leaving M'sia, and if any, when entering again (after 7 weeks)? Thx
Posted on 2014-03-16 09:28:14.0
I read that wrong. I thought you said you had a dog-turkey??? OMG!!!
Posted on 2014-03-27 07:52:13.0
Helle - to take your pet to Denmark, it will need a microchip, then rabies vaccination (in that order), then a 30 day wait, then a Blood Titer Test. Assuming acceptable results, your pet can enter Denmark with a Denmark Annex II form completed within 10 days of travel and a tapeworm test done between one and five days of travel. You can find details here: To return to Malaysia, you will need an Import Permit, proof of rabies vaccination and a veterinary certificate. Most likely you will need to see a vet in Denmark for the veterinary certificate, but you should inquire from your Director General of Veterinary Services in Malaysia about that and the Import Permit.
Posted on 2014-03-30 14:17:17.0
Helle - disregard the tapeworm requirement to enter Denmark. Sorry about that. (need more coffee...)
Posted on 2014-03-30 14:23:07.0
Hi, I am from Greece and i will come in Malaysia in July, so I want to bring my cat with me. Can you inform me if I have every paper that I need and the passport and the 15digit microchip.So they wil keep my cat in quarantine for seven days in the airport of Kuala Lumpur? Please let me know if i need anything else.. Thank you for your assistance.
Posted on 2014-05-07 20:04:33.0
Lakovina - yes, your cat will be placed in quarantine when landing in Kuala Lumpur. You will need proof of microchip, rabies vaccination and a health certificate issued within 10 days of travel.
Posted on 2014-05-08 04:57:51.0
Hi, i want to fly my yorkshire teacup with me in the cabin from Philippines to Malaysia, is this possible and please let me know what else do i need to do aside from the ones mentioned above. Thanks for the help
Posted on 2014-05-09 18:45:05.0
I live in the united states but i could not find the Import License issued by the Director General of Veterinary Services or the State Director APPLICATION. I need the application and i do not know where to get it
Posted on 2014-05-09 19:52:39.0
Hi Jaydee - you will need to check with the Bureau of Animal Industry in the Philippines to verify the export requirements for live animals. Find an airline that serves the entire route and make sure they permit pets in the cabin. Vietnam Airlines may be an option for you.
Posted on 2014-05-11 14:36:28.0
We have step by step instructions at a minimal cost here which includes all that information as well as quarantine info: or you can call the Department of Veterinary Services: (603) 8870 2000
Posted on 2014-05-11 14:40:49.0
Hi, I would like to know about the procedure at MAQIS that we have to go through before leaving Malaysia (from KLIA) for UK via France. I believe we need to get an export certificate and some health examination there? But exactly how we go about it, and if there is anything else I don't know. Also, is there anything we need to obtain from the UK prior to departure? Thanks
Posted on 2014-05-18 10:01:02.0
John - email for the process you follow to export your pet from Malaysia. Assuming you have met regulations for the UK (microchip, rabies vaccination, titer tetst 90 days prior to entry and Annex II form, also tapeworm treatment if you are traveling with a dog) a question would be, are you transiting through France or staying there and for how long?
Posted on 2014-05-20 03:07:22.0

Hi, would like to check if I'm flying from Taiwan to Sandakan with my 2cat, do they have to go through quarantine? And if so will it be at KL or Kk
Posted on 2014-05-21 18:56:09.0
Hello Winnie - according to Malaysian regulations, your cat will be subject to not less than 7 days of quarantine. The facilities are at KL if that is where you will be entering the country.
Posted on 2014-05-24 17:14:06.0

We have a labrador/doberman mix. What would be the additional requirements for bringing him to Malaysia?
Posted on 2014-05-27 06:59:37.0
I would like to take my dog usa. What airlines takes pet.
Posted on 2014-05-27 09:14:34.0

But I'm traveling back to Sandakan transit in Kota Kinabalu, will they be quarantine in Kuala Lumpur? Is there anyway to shorten the quarantine period? I'm just worried the facilities in Malaysia in the pet quarantine area..
Posted on 2014-05-29 23:20:49.0
Amutha - what city are you traveling from in Malaysia and what city in US are you going to?
Posted on 2014-05-30 03:23:40.0
Aticus - your pet must be accompanied by its owner and be imported for the purposes of a guard dog. You need to make an official written application to the Director of State Veterinary Services (State DVS) in advance for approval to import. The application must include microchip details, age, breed, sex, country of origin, contact number, ownership/pedrigee papers, and place of residence. The residence or premise where the dog will be kept after import will be inspected by officer’s of the respective State Veterinary Department to verify the suitability of the premise and the facilities such as kennel, size of the compound, safety and control of the dog. An official approval letter signed by the Director of the State Veterinary Department and an import permit will be issued if the residence or premise is found to be suitable for the dog.
Posted on 2014-05-30 03:37:14.0
Winnie Chan If your cats are entering Malaysia from countries that require quarantine (like Taiwan) they must enter the country via Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) at Sepang or Penang International Airport where quarantine facilities are available.
Posted on 2014-05-30 03:43:05.0