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Welcome to Bahamas Pet Agents! Your one-stop solution for seamless pet travel arrangements. Based in Nassau, Bahamas, we simplify the process of obtaining pet permits.

Send your pet's documents to us via Email, Facebook Messenger or Whatsapp. Full out the Bahamas Animal Import Application  choose from anyone of our check out pages that soothe your need, pay the fee and we'll do all the paperwork and tedious tasks for you and when it's completed we'll send you your pet's Bahamas Animal Import Permit in PDF form along with a IMP1 (B) Form (in which you will have to take to your pet's vetrenarian for a quick health update of the pet 48 hours before your trip) via email, you then print before your trip and that's that.

Avoid the long waiting periods, the long on hold overseas calls, the costly couriers like FedEx, UPS and those dreadful banks and bank drafts and ridiculous banks fees we initiate, dedicate and communicate and we cut through all of the red tape and obscurity procedures like these normally face. Choose Bahamas Pet Agents for affordable and efficient permit acquisitions. Your pet's journey begins with us!

Follow these easy steps on our website:

1. Read instructions below carefully.
2. Start your application with required details.
3. Complete the application and use PayPal for checkout.

How to Begin the Process?

3 Documents Needed

Proof of Rabies and DHPP Vaccinations For Dogs and Rabies and Feline Distemper Vaccinations for Cats

Rabies Vaccination Documentation Guidelines

These guidelines provide a concise description of the essential information required for proper documentation of rabies vaccinations. Accurate and thorough documentation is vital for tracking individual vaccination history, ensuring public health safety, and facilitating international travel. Following these guidelines will help healthcare professionals and individuals maintain comprehensive and standardized records of rabies vaccinations.

1. Vaccinee Information:

Include complete and accurate details about the person receiving the rabies vaccination, such as:

- Full name

- Date of birth

- Gender

- Contact information (address, phone number, email)

2. Vaccination Provider Information:

Record the information of the healthcare provider or clinic administering the rabies vaccination, including:

- Name of the healthcare professional or clinic

- Address of the clinic

- Contact details (phone number, email)

3. Vaccine Details:

Specify the details of the rabies vaccine used, including:

- Vaccine manufacturer and product name

- Batch or lot number

- Date of administration

- Dose administered (in case of multiple doses)

- Route of administration (e.g., intramuscular, subcutaneous)

4. Certificate or Document Format:

Ensure that the rabies vaccination certificate or document adheres to the standard format accepted by relevant authorities or organizations. Common features include:

- Clear and legible printing

- Official seal or stamp (if required)

- Signature of the administering healthcare professional

- Date of issuance

5. Additional Information:

Consider including any other relevant information, such as:

- Rabies vaccination expiration date (if applicable)

- Booster vaccination recommendations

- Adverse reactions or contraindications (if any)

6. Language Requirements:

For international travel or immigration purposes, check if there are specific language requirements for rabies vaccination documentation. Ensure that the document is translated into the required language if necessary.

Conclusion:

By following these guidelines, healthcare professionals and individuals can maintain accurate and comprehensive documentation of rabies vaccinations. These records contribute to public health efforts, facilitate travel, and aid in the timely management of potential rabies exposures. Always consult with local health authorities or relevant organizations for any specific requirements related to rabies vaccination documentation.

Color Photo of the Animal or Animals

When applying for an animal import permit, submitting a color photo of the animal is crucial. The inclusion of a color photograph serves several important purposes, facilitating the efficient processing of the import permit application and ensuring accurate identification and documentation of the animal. Here are the key reasons why a color photo is required:

1. Visual Identification:

A color photograph provides a visual representation of the animal being imported. It allows the authorities responsible for processing the permit to visually identify the specific animal for which the permit is being requested. By comparing the photo with the animal's description and accompanying documents, officials can confirm that the correct animal is being imported, reducing the risk of any misinterpretation or confusion.

2. Verification of Species and Breed:

Color photos play a crucial role in verifying the species and breed of the animal. Certain import regulations may vary depending on the species, and specific breeds might have different requirements or restrictions. A color photo enables the authorities to accurately confirm the animal's species and breed, ensuring compliance with the appropriate regulations and facilitating appropriate care and handling during transportation and quarantine.

3. Physical Condition Assessment:

A color photo allows authorities to assess the animal's physical condition before importation. This visual documentation assists in identifying any visible signs of illness, injury, or infectious diseases. A healthy animal is more likely to be granted an import permit, while an animal exhibiting symptoms of disease or poor health may require additional documentation or veterinary examinations to ensure public health and prevent the spread of contagious diseases.

4. Preventing Fraud and Misrepresentation:

Including a color photo serves as an additional safeguard against fraudulent activities or misrepresentation. It acts as a visual proof, minimizing the risk of fraudulent claims regarding the animal's identity, species, or condition. Authorities can cross-reference the photo with the animal's accompanying paperwork to ensure consistency and accuracy, protecting against potential attempts to deceive or circumvent import regulations.

5. Record-Keeping and Traceability:

Color photos provide an essential component for maintaining comprehensive records and traceability. By associating a photo with an animal's import permit, authorities can establish a clear link between the permit and the animal being imported. This helps maintain accurate import records and aids in monitoring the movement and tracking of animals across borders, contributing to disease surveillance, animal welfare, and overall public safety.

In conclusion, the submission of a color photograph when applying for an animal import permit is crucial for accurate identification, species verification, physical assessment, fraud prevention, and record-keeping purposes. It streamlines the import permit application process, enhances animal welfare, and supports the enforcement of regulations related to animal importation.

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How much does the process cost?

Our Rates

1 Animal Import Permit $89.99

The fees cover both government application fees and VAT. Starting from July 1, 2023, there has been a significant increase in the Department of Agriculture fees, effective immediately.

The cost is $89.99 for each pet per application. An extra $30 is applicable for each additional entry for the same pet. It's possible to request multiple visit permits within a single application. However, each extra visit permit (additional entry for the same pet) incurs a $30 fee due to added complexity and time required.

If you have a different pet, a separate application is necessary, along with the $89.99 fee. Additional entries come with a fee of $30 each if desired.

1 Additional Permit for the Same Pet $35.00

The cost is $89.99 for each pet per application. An extra $35 is applicable for each additional entry for the same pet. It's possible to request multiple visit permits within a single application. However, each extra visit permit (additional entry for the same pet) incurs a $35 fee due to added complexity and time required.

If you have a different pet, a separate application is necessary, along with the $89.99 fee. Additional entries come with a fee of $35 each if desired.

Expedited Permits $179.99

Our expedited permit service offers remarkable speed, with processing times that can be as quick as overnight, often within 24 to 48 hours. This means your permits can be in your hands sooner than you think. Whether you have urgent travel plans or last-minute arrangements, our priority is to assist you in obtaining the necessary permits swiftly and efficiently.

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How long does the process take?

Process Time

Processing Time for 1 Animal Permit (72 hours)

Permit turnaround time is contingent upon the Department of Agriculture's processing procedures. Typically, the department takes around 72 hours to process permits. Please note that the exact duration may vary depending on their workload and other factors. Rest assured, we work closely with the department to expedite the process and ensure you receive your permits as swiftly as possible.

Expedited Permits (24-48 hours)

Our expedited permit service offers remarkable speed, with processing times that can be as quick as overnight, often within 24 to 48 hours. This means your permits can be in your hands sooner than you think. Whether you have urgent travel plans or last-minute arrangements, our priority is to assist you in obtaining the necessary permits swiftly and efficiently.

Product Shipping Times (4-12 Days)

Introducing our innovative pet products that revolutionizes your pet's functionality with our quick shipping experience! With an expedited shipping timeframe of 4-13 days, we ensure that your orders reach customers not only within America but also across the globe. Say goodbye to lengthy wait times and hello to efficient and timely deliveries that enhance customer satisfaction. Our streamlined shipping process is designed to seamlessly connect your products with customers, creating a bridge between continents and countries. Experience the ease of international and domestic shipping like never before with our product.

What are the requirements for entry?

Animals Must Be Vaccinated

View the Bahamas Animal Import Requirements

Service Dogs & Emotional Support Animals (ESA)

Navigating the process for service dogs and emotional support animals made easy! Our streamlined service ensures a smooth and efficient experience. From documentation assistance to expert guidance, we handle it all. Obtain the necessary permits and certifications hassle-free, so you can focus on the invaluable support and companionship these animals provide. Simplify the process with our trusted service for service dogs and emotional support animals.

It may be possible to request a waiver due to medical necessity, but that is no guarantee – in fact it is a long shot.

Both BahamasAir and SkyBahamas will accept service animals in the cabin along with the other major international carriers.

If you would like assistance applying for the Bahamas Pet Import Permit for your ESA or service animal, I would be happy to help.

Animals not allowed into the Bahamas

The following dog breeds are restricted/banned from importation into The Bahamas:

Pit Bull

Presa Canario

Cane Corso

American Bully

Staffordshire Terrier

Dogo Argentiono

Any mixed breed dogs that are mixed with these breeds are also restricted, so a pit bull mix is also restricted from importation.

The following cat breeds and their mixes are restricted as well:

Savannah Cat

Bengal Cat

Chausie

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Let the Bahamas Pet Agents take care of all your pets import needs to the Bahamas. We work closely with the department to assure fast and efficient pet acquisitions to any one of the Bahamas Family of Islands.

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