They detained pets whereas attempting to take them out of Bulgaria with irregular paperwork

They detained pets whereas attempting to take them out of Bulgaria with irregular paperwork

This kennel canine has change into a pet in Germany. PHOTO: Eco-balance


Throughout a large inspection of six border checkpoints for unlawful transportation of animals, a consignment of 16 pets was seized, and a number of other others had been returned to their locations of origin. About 70 shipments of pets and horses had been checked.





The Bulgarian Meals Security Company detained a cargo of 16 pets (cats and canine) in an try to cross the Bulgarian-Romanian border with irregular paperwork.

On the Danube Bridge border checkpoint, a fee of BFSA staff stopped for inspection a specialised automobile for transporting pets. The companion of the animals offered to the management passports for all animals, however throughout the inspection it was established that the crammed in information are incomplete, there aren’t any transport certificates. The passports of the animals had been detained for extra inspection within the RFSD-Ruse, the provider was issued an act for administrative violation.

In reference to the established violations, the BFSA has sought help from the Financial Police, and the collected information might be handed to the prosecutor’s workplace.

The animals are housed in a shelter registered in accordance with the legislation, till the inspection is accomplished.

The detention of the animals on the Danube Bridge is a part of a large motion to examine six border checkpoints within the nation (Danube Bridge, Danube Bridge 2, Kalotina, Oryahovo, Silistra and Durankulak) for unlawful transportation of animals. The actions are by order of the Government Director of the BFSA on the event of frequent alerts of unlawful transport of dwell animals, particularly pets – canine and cats and horses. About 70 shipments of animals had been checked within the motion.

The fee inspecting the transported animals on the Danube Bridge has returned to the place of departure one other consignment of pets (a complete of 53 canine and cats), because of inconsistencies within the information offered for them.

A horse with irregular paperwork, transported by Romanian residents with unlicensed transport from Romania, will not be allowed on Bulgarian territory.

The inspectors on the Danube Bridge 2 border checkpoint issued an act on the spot to a Bulgarian citizen for transporting animals and not using a veterinary certificates and lack of a certificates for lengthy journeys transporting pets in an unapproved and unlicensed automobile.

Different shipments of canine had been returned to Bulgaria because of inconsistencies of their paperwork (passports), chips and unreported information within the Data System of the BFSA – VetIS.

On the Silistra border checkpoint an inspection of a specialised automobile for the transport of dwell animals was carried out, during which 14 canine had been discovered. The animals had been transported from Belarus to Bulgaria. Through the inspection it was established that the variety of animals doesn’t correspond to those famous within the paperwork, and there’s no registered livestock farm on the handle with ultimate residence. As a result of two violations, the automobile was not allowed on the territory of Bulgaria.

No violations had been discovered throughout the inspections on the Durankulak border checkpoint and the Oryahovo border checkpoint. The inspectors of Durankulak and staff of the Municipal Shelter – Dobrich responded to a sign for unlawful passage of three canine by way of the Ruse border checkpoint. The pets have been accommodated within the shelter, have undergone the compulsory veterinary medical actions, have been given chips and have already discovered adoptive dad and mom.

The inspectors of the Kalotina border checkpoint have issued an act on the spot to an proprietor transporting a canine and not using a chip and with an incorrectly crammed out passport. Two canine of different state origin have been suspected of falsifying accompanying paperwork.

Through the operation on the six border checkpoints, officers assisted Ukrainian residents searching for non permanent safety as they crossed into Bulgarian territory with pets. Groups of the Bulgarian Crimson Cross (BRC) additionally took an lively half on the Danube Bridge checkpoint, for which the BFSA is grateful to the volunteers!



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