Following are the requirements for Prior Approval for Pet Cats/Dogs entering INDIA:
Microchip: Each Pet shall be identified by means of a microchip. No other form of identification is acceptable. The microchip used should comply with ISO Standard 11784 or Annex A to ISO standard 11785- otherwise the pet will need to be sent with it's own scanner attached to the top of the crate.
Rabies Vaccination & Certificate: All pets must have an original Rabies Certificate and this certificate must state the microchip number, the date of inoculation and the validity of the particular vaccination you obtain - some are good for two years, others are only good for one. This vaccine must be an inactivated vaccine.
Vet Health Certificate (Form 7001): This is the standard Health Certificate to be filled out by your USDA accredited Veterinarian. Must be issued within 10 days of the flight. Health Certificate must state that the pet has no clinical signs of Aujossky's disease, Distemper, Rabies, Leishmaoiasis, Leptospirosis and Tuberculosis.
USDA Endorsement: The above referenced forms:
* Microchip Implantation Record. * Rabies Certificate. * Vet Health Certificate.
Must be sent to your local USDA for their stamp of approval. Please contact your local representative on the best way of handling this.