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Can I take food products of animal origin to Germany?

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Products of animal origin may carry pathogens that cause infectious diseases in animals. There are strict procedures and veterinary controls on the introduction of products of animal origin into the European Union.

Products of animal origin may carry pathogens that cause infectious diseases in animals. There are strict procedures and veterinary controls on the introduction of products of animal origin into the European Union.

All personal consignments of meat, meat products, milk and milk products are prohibited to enter the EU. Exceptions are infant food or special foods required for medical reasons.

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