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Don't be surprised by the number of pets wandering the streets. As you know, Turkey�s population is mostly Moslem and according to Moslem beliefs keeping animals at home, especially dogs, is not much appreciated. As times change however, so do trends. Children the world over seem to adore pets and it would seem that pets are becoming more common feature in Turkish homes, as it witnessed by the number of pet shops,dog training centers, pet pensions, animal hospitals and veterinarian clinics that appear on almost every corner.

When buying a pet from a pet shop, pay particular attention to the animals' health and nutrition. Neglect is not uncommon and your chosen animal may not be as healthy as you would like your new pet to be. Your best bet is to purchase your pet from a reliable pet shop, and one that preferably has been recommended to you from another satisfied customer..

For Frequently Asked Questions about the 2009 H1N1 Flu Virus and Pets please click.

Although rabies is rare in Turkey, it is not unheard of, and for that reason we suggest that you are cautious of street dogs. If a dog bites you seek immediate medical attention.

If you wish to bring your pet with you, or to buy a new one here, there are a few important things you should know. For starters, we suggest that you check with your landlord or Yönetici (The person who is responsible of the administrative works, such as collecting monthly expenses of the building etc.) to ensure that pets are indeed permitted in your new home.

If you intend to leave Turkey with your pet, be sure to consult the consulates or embassies of your transit and final destination countries for their regulations regarding pets.

The addresses of pet shops, pet hospitals and dog training centers are listed in our Yellow Pages.




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