Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

Pet Law

Laws and Regulations

Florida Statutes
Section:  828.29

The Florida Pet Law, Section 828.29, Florida Statutes, is a consumer guarantee that provides standardized health requirements for dogs and cats being sold or transported. 

Issues concerning the health certificate should be directed to the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) at (850) 410-0950.

Issues concerning noncompliance with the law should be directed to FDACS at 1-800-HELP-FLA (435-7352) or 1-800-FL-AYUDA (352-9832) en Español.