Travelling with your exotic pet: poster

When travelling between countries, you will need a CITES permit for many exotic pets. Some examples are:

  • Most parrots
  • Some lizards, turtles and snakes
  • Hybrid cats (wild cat crossed with domestic cat)

Certificates of ownership, also known as pet passports, are available for species listed under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES).

Check before you travel.
The country you are visiting may also have additional requirements or restrictions.

CITES
1-855-869-8670

Posters can be ordered, at no cost, by emailing: ec.cites.ec@canada.ca . Please indicate which poster you wish to receive ("Travelling with your exotic pet") along with your name, the name of your organization, mailing address and the number of posters you are ordering.

pet poster

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Information on certificates of ownership, also known as pet passports, required for travelling between countries with certain types of exotic pets listed under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES). Also includes picture of a parrot and other pets that may require certificates of ownership.

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