Pet Shipping to BRAZIL

Embarking on a journey to Brazil and contemplating bringing your cherished pet along? The prospect of relocating with your furry friend to this vibrant South American country is undoubtedly exciting. To ensure a seamless and stress-free experience, it’s crucial to understand the regulations and requirements for pet shipping to Brazil. In this guide, we’ll delve into the intricacies of pet relocation to Brazil and how Airpets International can be your trusted ally throughout this adventure.

Things To Know Before You Go

Rio de Janeiro​ is known as the ​Cidade Maravilhosa​, the Marvelous City, and for a very good reason. There are plenty of beaches and samba that Brazil offers for both humans and pets. Traveling to this country is fairly simple, cats and dogs that enter Brazil require an International Veterinary Care Certificate that meet Brazilian Sanitary requirements.

Top 5 Pet-friendly Cities in The Brazil

Campo Grande
São Paulo
Rio de Janeiro


If you want to move to Brazil with your beloved furry friends, you may wonder about the requirements. 


Brazil requires all dogs and cats being imported into the country to be microchipped. The microchip should comply with ISO 11784/11785 standards. Ensuring the microchip is registered with accurate owner information is crucial for a smooth entry into Brazil.

Vaccinations & health certificates

Before your pet can embark on the journey to Brazil, certain vaccinations and health certificates are mandatory. Dogs should be up-to-date on vaccinations against rabies, distemper, hepatitis, parvovirus, and leptospirosis. Cats require vaccinations against rabies and feline viral rhinotracheitis.

Blood Tests

Some pets, particularly dogs, may require blood tests to confirm their antibody levels for rabies. These tests should be conducted well in advance, and only pets with satisfactory results are eligible for importation.


Securing an import permit is a vital step in the pet relocation process to Brazil. This permit is issued by the Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, and Supply (MAPA). Initiating the application well in advance is recommended.


Brazil does not have a mandatory quarantine period for pets arriving from most countries. However, specific regulations may vary, and it’s crucial to check the requirements based on the country of origin.

Approved Travel Crates

Choosing the right travel crate is essential for your pet’s comfort and safety. The crate should adhere to international standards and provide adequate space for your pet to stand, turn around, and lie down comfortably.

Dog Shipping to BRAZIL

When it comes to shipping a dog to Brazil from the USA, Airpets International ensures a seamless process. Their expertise in international pet shipping guarantees a stress-free experience for both you and your canine companion.

Cat Shipping to BRAZIL

Securing an import permit and ensuring precise documentation are vital when transporting your cat to Brazil. Approved crates are mandatory for cat travel, with a preference for direct flights. At Airpets International, we recognize the cherished role of your feline family members. That’s why we are committed to facilitating cat shipping to Brazil with unwavering dedication, ensuring a secure and comfortable journey for your beloved pet.

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Dog-Friendly Sightseeing in Brazil



Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas

The Aterro


At Airpets International, your pet’s journey is our passion. We make every effort to make your departure and arrival a smooth and worry-free experience for you and your beloved fur baby. From expertly handling all the paperwork and logistics to ensuring your pet’s comfort throughout the voyage, we leave no detail unchecked.



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Reliable Pet Shipping to bRAZIL


Relocating to Brazil with your pet is a rewarding adventure that requires careful planning and attention to detail. Airpets International serves as your reliable partner in ensuring a smooth and stress-free journey for your furry companion. From handling complex documentation to providing personalized care, Airpets International understands the intricacies of pet shipping to Brazil.

Embark on this exciting journey with confidence, knowing that Airpets International is committed to making the relocation of your pet to Brazil a positive and memorable experience. Contact Airpets International today to begin the adventure with your cherished companion.

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