Crossing the border with dogs, cats or ferrets



Concerning the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), there are no specific measures in place for import of animals to Switzerland. The information on our website continues to apply.


According to the withdrawal agreement negotiated between the parties, imports from the United Kingdom will remain subject to the conditions for imports from the EU until 31.12.2020.


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Last modification 19.03.2020

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Valid pet passports of other countries

The national pet passports of the following countries are recognized by the EU: Andorra, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Norway, San Marino and the Vatican. For importing dogs, cats and ferrets from these countries, the same regulations apply as if they came from an EU Member State.