Many people relocating to Spain bring their beloved pets. There are different way to bring your pet including flying (which can be expensive), Pet Transporters or even drive them with you. Please check the requirements needed prior to travel with your local vet and considering the country you are travelling from. If renting not all properties allow animals.
What documentation do you need?
The documentation needed to transport a pet internationally can be staggering. From rabies Certificates to pet passports and Veterinary certificates, the regulations also can change therefor we would advise you to you to contact your local vet for reliable, professional and up to date data.
Regulations governing dogs here in Spain
Law 50/99 which could affect you and your pet.
The list below is the current list of dogs considered to be on the dangerous list and must be registered with the local town hall that you reside in.
- Pitt Bull Terrier
- Staffordshire Bull Terrier
- American Staffordshire Terrier
- Dogo Argentino
- Fila Brasileiro
- Tosa Inu
- Akita Inu
- All dogs over 25 Kilos in weight
All dogs that have any record of human or dog aggression or any dog that shows aggressive behaviour or any dog considered by the authorities to be dangerous, must now be registered and in possession of a special Licencia Municipa.