Pet documentation : Dogs and Cats
To enter the Bahamas, pets must travel with the proper documents.
These must certify certifying that it has been vaccinated against rabies within not less than 1 month and not more than 10 months prior to import for the 1-year vaccine.
For the 3-year vaccine, it must be within no less than 1 month and no more than 3 years prior to import to the Bahamas.
All pets must have a Veterinary Health Certificate presented within 2 days of arrival in the Commonwealth of The Bahamas before a licensed veterinarian for an examination.
An import permit is required from the Ministry of Agriculture, Trade and Industry for all pets brought into the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, please find it by clicking here.
All pets entering the United States must have an APHIS Form 7001 completed by a registered veterinarian, obtain it here.