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dog visiting St Croix

April 15, 2016 11:39AM

Registered: 7 years ago
Posts: 27

Planning on bringing our dog for a month long visit to St Croix. Anybody know of any restrictions for bringing animals on to the island? Thanks

Re: dog visiting St Croix

April 15, 2016 12:24PM

Registered: 6 years ago
Posts: 6,524

See info here:
Vet certificate required.
Check airline for restrictions. Certain breeds disallowed, most airlines won't transport animals in the summertime.

Re: dog visiting St Croix

April 16, 2016 08:16AM

Registered: 6 years ago
Posts: 700

If you're traveling with your dog and he is on board with you, there are no temperature restrictions. You must have current shots and a Vet sign off on that within 10 days of traveling into the Territory. You Vet can get all that info online. Mine did.

Re: dog visiting St Croix

April 16, 2016 09:26AM

Registered: 6 years ago
Posts: 11,970

Be sure your rental allows a pet dog.
The majority of condo associations do not.
If they do, there are restrictions on size and weight, generally.

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