Moving abroad is complicated. Moving abroad with a pet can be even worse. For each country, there is paperwork to fill out, medical requirements to meet and regulations to be sorted out. All of that can cost a bundle.

The minimum cost of moving a small animal internationally starts off at $2,500 to $3,000, according to That doesn’t always include some of the extras like quarantine periods and additional charges. 

But, there are ways to reduce the cost of moving with Fido, including a little-known tax deduction for some people. This 90-Second Financial Fix video shows you how.