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The Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture is the Animal Quarantine Authority for the entry of dogs to Germany.
There are no separate Assistance Dog Travel Rules for Germany. Follow the Standard (pet) Dog links provided.
Contact the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture
- Confirm any specific requirements with all Animal Quarantine Authorities before booking your trip. This includes both entering/leaving any country and all airline/cruise line requirements.
- The Travel Process can take several months so leave plenty of planning time for your trip (except for valid EU Pet Passport travel).
Travel Rules for Standard (pet) Dogs
These links detail the process for Standard (pet) Dogs, which Assistance Dogs must also follow. Visiting these links will open another website.
Bringing all dogs into Germany
The process for bringing all dogs into Germany.
Extra information that is specific to the region or country.
German Public Access Laws
Requirements and rights covering Assistance Dogs and their Handlers.
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