How do I get my dog to Guam? Guam is a rabies-free territory, and the government has strict quarantine requirements for importation of dogs and cats. Your primary contact when moving to Guam with pets is the Guam Department of Agriculture. If you plan to bring your pet with you, contact the Guam Department of Agriculture as soon as possible.
What is the best website to buy pets?
- Adopt-a-Pet.com. Adopt-a-Pet.com is an excellent website to find where to buy a dog, backed by well-known companies like Purina and Bayer.
- American Kennel Club (AKC)
- Rescue Me.
- The Shelter Pet Project.
- Petco Foundation.
What kind of dogs are in Guam? What’s a boonie? Boonies are the super mutts of Guam. They have descended from dogs brought over in World War II, pets abandoned on island, and from the closed dog racing track. They are a lovely random mix of: German Shepherds, Beagles, Labs, Dobermans, Greyhounds, Corgis, Chihuahuas and many other breeds.
Why do pet stores not sell dogs? While pet stores may claim that they obtain animals from small-scale, humane breeders, the reality is that pet stores cannot obtain dogs from responsible breeders because responsible breeders simply do not sell puppies to pet stores—responsible breeders want to meet their puppy buyers in person.