The majority of service members leaving Japan will be returning to the United States. Pets imported into the U.S. are subject to the same health, quarantine, agriculture, wildlife and customs requirements and prohibitions as those entering for the first time.
Animal Quarantine Service
Narita Branch Section 1
There are special provisions for animals that will be leaving Japan only to return in a few weeks to months. Please see the PHCD-J Web page “Pets Leaving and Returning to Japan”.
Also, we recommend you visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for additional information or call them at (800) 232-4636.