Rules for Travel
Small animals may be transported in the passenger cabin in an appropriate container with an absorbent and waterproof base which does not exceed the dimensions of 46x25x31 cm. Total weight, including the case, must not exceed 8 -10 kg according to carrier regulations. Booking is compulsory.
Large animals must be carried in the hold (pressurised, lit and heated), in a suitable container compliant with the IATA standards (the animal must be able to stand and turn around). The booking must be made in advance.
Anyone wishing to enter with birds, fish, frogs or turtles must provide a certificate of origin provided by the country of origin. Any protected species (parrots, aquatic turtles, ornamental fish…) must be accompanied by a CITES certificate, which authorises exportation.
For further information visit the official CITES (the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) web site: www.cites.org