Pet Travel to South Africa: Moving Birds and Dogs

Name: Charmaine
Number of Pets: 2
Pet Type: Dog and Bird
Pet Breed: Lhasa Apso / African Senegal Parrot
From: Nigeria
To: South Africa

What are the rules for relocating the African Senegal from Nigeria to South Africa?

Hi Charmaine,

Thanks for the question! Moving birds can be tricky, so you'll need to start with some careful research. Check out our guide to moving exotic pets, and read specific bird shipping stories on our blog for an idea of what this process will entail.

As for your Lhasa Apso, here are the pet import requirements for moving to South Africa. Please contact us if you have any more questions, as our Pet Relocation Specialists are well-equipped to help you carry out your move. Good luck with everything!


PetRelocation Team




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